12 Apr 2024
Modernising Australia Post The Albanese Government is delivering on its commitment to help Australia Post modernise and meet the changing needs of consumers and small businesses, with new performance standards to take effect from 15 April 2024.
11 Apr 2024
Connectivity transformation delivered for King Island Households, businesses and visitors to King Island in the Bass Strait will experience a major connectivity boost thanks to a significant $9.8 million communications transformation delivered in partnership through the Albanese Government’s Re
10 Apr 2024
Have your say on funding options for universal telecommunications services The Albanese Government is seeking feedback on the best way to deliver efficient, sustainable funding for Australia’s universal service telco safety net, with a new discussion paper released today. 
10 Apr 2024
Major connectivity boost for businesses and households in Braddon Businesses and households across Braddon have received a major connectivity boost with more than 8,500 premises now able to order a full-fibre upgrade on the NBN network. 
04 Apr 2024
Modernising Australia’s National Classification Scheme The Albanese Government is committed to modernising the National Classification Scheme to ensure it remains a relevant source of information to guide Australians’ decisions about the content appropriate for themselves and t
03 Apr 2024
Supporting more NSW families with free home broadband Thousands of New South Wales families with school-aged kids are set to benefit from access to free broadband to the end of 2025, as a result of the Albanese Government’s School Student Broadband Initiative<
03 Apr 2024
Latest appointments to Classification Board The Albanese Government has reappointed Ms Jennifer Marvello and appointed Ms Lauren Monaghan as members of the Classification Board. 
28 Mar 2024
New telco rules to support customers in financial hardship in force from tomorrow The Albanese Government is making it mandatory for telcos to better support customers struggling to pay their phone and internet bills, with new industry rules coming into effect from Friday.
28 Mar 2024
Decision on the Basic Postage Rate Following assessment by the independent Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), the Government will not oppose Australia Post’s proposed increase to the cost of an ordinary stamp from $1.20 to $1.50 for letter delivery.
27 Mar 2024
Improving Australia's mail screening at the border The Albanese Government is modernising Australia’s domestic and international mail screening, inspection and intervention arrangements to ensure they are fit-for-purpose for the modern age.
27 Mar 2024
Two million premises in NSW and Victoria now eligible for full-fibre upgrades Two million households and businesses in Australia’s biggest states are now able to access upgrades to world-class, full fibre broadband over the National Broadband Network, as a result of investment from the Australian Government.
26 Mar 2024
Albanese Government keeps community television on air The Albanese Government is keeping community television stations in Melbourne and Adelaide on air, thanks to the passage of legislation through Parliament overnight.
25 Mar 2024
Free eSmart learning program helping more school kids stay safe online All schools nationwide are encouraged to sign-up to access free eSmart learning and teaching tools to boost the digital skills of young Australians, thanks to a $6 million investment by the Albanese Government.
22 Mar 2024
Bean Review into nationwide Optus outage The Albanese Government late yesterday received the final report from its Optus Post-Incident Review. 
21 Mar 2024
Appointment of temporary members to the Classification Board The Albanese Government has appointed three Temporary Members to the Classification Board.