Research

Briefing paper
12 February 2016

In this paper, the ACMA considers the demand for, and technological enablers of, the deployment of 5G networks.

Briefing paper
11 February 2016

This report identifies some principles to consider when setting up and maintaining effective co-governance arrangements.

Report
11 February 2016

This report provides interim findings from a follow-up study, examining the destinations and career choices of students who took part in the first two years.

Report
10 February 2016

This 2016 Closing the Gap report shows, as in previous years, that there have been mixed levels of success in meeting the targets set by the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) in 2008.

Report
10 February 2016

Twenty-five years after the establishment of the Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation in 1991, this report examines the state of reconciliation in Australia today.

Report
10 February 2016

This report presents information on young people aged 10–17 who were involved in the child protection system and under youth justice supervision in 2013–14, and demonstrates the insights that can...

Working paper
9 February 2016

This occasional paper builds on the ACMA’s body of work focusing on the citizen as a central consideration in making communications and media work in Australia’s interests.

Report
9 February 2016

In regional Western Australia, little is known about the patterns of substance use and crime. In an attempt to better understand a regional offending population and their alcohol and drug use, the...

Report
9 February 2016

Australia's groundwater is a nationally significant resource which demands careful, long-term planning and management, informed by a sound understanding of the characteristics of each aquifer.

Report
9 February 2016

Most low- and moderate-income families have some form of Internet connection, but many are under-connected, with mobile-only access and inconsistent connectivity.