The communications sector is a critical enabler of economic and social activity. Communications technology touches and transforms everyone's lives.
The BCARR provides economic and data analysis on communications issues to support evidence-based policy development and advice.
A series of research papers to examine the economic benefits from improved broadband in Australia.
Affordability of communications services
A series of research papers to examine the affordability of communications services.
Measuring Australia’s fixed broadband performance
A series of Fact Sheets and an associated dashboard to monitor fixed broadband indicators in Australia.
Demand for broadband
Research by the Bureau of Communications, Arts and Regional Research (BCARR) has informed forecasts of peak bandwidth demand.
Subscription Video on Demand services
An interactive chart pack to analyse trends in SVOD take up, content and commissions.
Economic assessment of the Location Incentive on Australia's screen sector
This report assesses the current and future economic benefits of one aspect of the Australian Screen Production Incentive, the Location Incentive.