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Streaming Services Reporting and Investment Scheme

The Australian Government intends to introduce a Streaming Services Reporting and Investment Scheme (the Scheme) to incentivise investment in Australian content by large streaming services.

Why we want your input

Your feedback on the details of the Scheme will inform its final design.

How you can voice your opinion

You can voice your opinion by reading the Discussion Paper and providing a submission to this public consultation process.

What will be the outcome of this consultation?

The Government will take stakeholder feedback into account in finalising the design of the proposed Scheme.

The Issue

The Government is seeking views on the proposed Streaming Services Reporting and Investment Scheme.

The Discussion Paper outlines the proposed design of the Scheme and seeks stakeholder comments on its key components, including definitions, structure and scope.

The proposed Scheme has been developed following extensive consultation with stakeholders through the Media Reform Green Paper and prior to that the Supporting Australian Stories on our Screens options paper.

Relevant documentation


07 Feb 2022 05:00 AEDT
24 Apr 2022 17:00 AEST

We invite you to to tell us your views on this topic.

Please include:

  • contact name
  • organisation name, if applicable
  • contact details, including telephone number, postal and email addresses
  • confirmation whether or not your submission can be made public—published—or kept confidential.

All submissions to be made public need to meet the Digital Service Standard for accessibility. Any submission that does not meet this standard may be modified before being made public.

If your submission is to be made public, please ensure you do not include any personal information that you don't want to be published.

If your submission is confidential, please ensure each page of the submission is marked as confidential.

Please click on the 'Have your say now' button below to upload your submission.

This consultation is closed.

Alternatively please email your completed template submission to

APP 5 — Notification of the collection of personal information

The Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications (the Department) is collecting personal information for the purposes of public consultation on the proposed Streaming Services Reporting and Investment Scheme, in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988.

The Department will only use your personal information to contact you regarding your submission and to provide you with updates on the consultation process. The Department will store this information securely.

The Department will not disclose your personal information to any third parties, other than where disclosure is required under law. Submission responses will be shared publicly, in the form provided, unless you opt out. If you do not provide the personal information requested your submission may not be able to be considered or published.

The Department’s privacy policy contains information regarding complaint handling processes and how to access and/or seek correction of personal information held by the Department. The Privacy Officer can be contacted on (02) 6274 6495.