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Latest news

20 Sep 2021

Welcome to our new website

Our website has a brand new look and makes it easier to find the information you need.

24 Sep 2021

Government payments to the cultural and creative sectors

Analysis shows that during the first phase of JobKeeper (April–September 2020), more than half of all employees and businesses in cultural and creative sectors received JobKeeper payments.

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21 Sep 2021

$13.5 million to increase food security for remote communities

The Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) will provide a $13.5 million loan to redevelop a food storage and warehouse facility in Alice Springs.

21 Sep 2021

New agri-tech report to guide digital connectivity opportunities

The Australian Broadband Advisory Council (the Council) has today released its report into connectivity for the agri-tech sector, which will help policy makers to get the right settings in place for a digitally connected industry.

21 Sep 2021

Funding boost for heavy vehicle safety projects

The Government is taking further action to keep motorists safe on our roads with an investment of almost $5.5 million in 28 road safety projects.

Videos

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Advanced Mobile Location (AML)

Lifesaving technology is now available which will track your location when you call 000 off your mobile phone.

Road Vehicle Standards: What you need to know

Road vehicle standards make vehicles safer for all Australians. They ensure road vehicles and their components comply with best practice.

Electromagnetic energy and you

Electromagnetic Energy and you

This video explains electromagnetic energy (EME) emissions and how the Australian Government regulates EME to keep Australians safe.

Featured publications

International comparison of fixed broadband performance—data consumption

This fact sheet describes trends and data relevant to the

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Telco tips for small businesses

We know it’s critical to find the right telco products an

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