Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates from the Australian Government

Communications

  • Ever wondered how your mobile phone and home internet work? You usually need two main things—spectrum and telecommunications infrastructure. Advising the government on spectrum and telecommunications deployment policy matters.
  • Implementing the Government's Enhanced Electromagnetic Energy (EME) Program
  • Developing and delivering on reforms to the powers and immunities framework that telecommunications companies use to deploy and maintain telecommunications facilities, and provides for the efficient, cost-effective and nationally consistent construction and maintenance of their telecommunications networks.
  • Advice to the Government on telecommunication complaints handling, the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman, and rules related to sales, customer service, billing, and financial hardship.
  • Developing policy for broadband, mobile connectivity, media and online security
  • Advising Government on national communications and arts projects, and Australia's digital future
  • Applying economic analysis and modelling to support policy and advice through the Bureau of Communications and Arts Research.

If you"d like to see more opportunities, visit our Communications section.