The department develops policy and regulations for interactive gambling services that take place on broadcasting, data casting and online platforms.
Australia’s country code Top-Level Domain—the .au domain—is administered by the not-for-profit .au Domain Administration (auDA).
The department provides operational and policy advice on the classification of films, computer games and publications.
6 January 2023
Certain types of developments may be exempt from the requirements to install fibre-ready pit and pipe under Part 20A of the Telecommunications Act 1997.
19 October 2020
The ACCC has declared a layer 2-bitstream service. This service is called the local bitstream access service (LBAS). The ACCC declared the LBAS in February 2012, and subsequently made a final access determination for the LBAS declaration.
16 December 2015
Before You Dig is Australia’s free referral service for information on the location of underground infrastructure.
15 November 2013
Illegal and offensive online content is regulated through the Online Content Scheme under Schedule 5 and 7 of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992 through a complaints-based mechanism.