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Mobile Black Spot Programme Discussion Paper

The government is seeking comments from interested parties in response to the Discussion Paper for the Mobile Black Spot Programme. Submissions received will help inform the development of the programme, including the preferred programme design and delivery model.

Why we want your input

This is an important opportunity for all stakeholders to have a say about the possible programme implementation models as outlined in the Discussion Paper.

How you can voice your opinion

If you wish to have your views about the programme considered, complete a submission form and return it to us by the closing date of 28 February 2014

What will be the outcome of this consultation?

Your comments in response to the Discussion Paper will assist us to develop the Guidelines for the Mobile Black Spot Programme. The Guidelines will ensure the programme is delivered as effectively and efficiently as possible, and achieve maximum value for money.

The Issue

The Mobile Black Spot Programme will improve mobile phone coverage and competition in regional and remote Australia, including along major transport routes, in small communities and in locations prone to experiencing natural disasters.


Mobile Black Spot Programme Discussion Paper

Published 16th Dec 2013

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Mobile Black Spot Programme Discussion Paper


The Mobile Black Spot Programme Guidelines were released on 8 December 2014.


16 Dec 2013 09:00 AEDT
28 Feb 2014 17:00 AEDT
This consultation is closed.


Advance Cairns
Aldred, Michael Sue
Allambee South Community Centre
Alpine Shire Blackspot Communications Steering Committee
Amanda Millar MP, State VIC Member for Northern Victoria Region
Andrew Broad MP, Federal Member for Mallee
Anglers Reach and Old Adaminaby Progress and Preservation Association
Ararat Rural City Council
Aronson, Jeffe
Australian Communications Consumer Action Network