Telecommunication systems

Report

28 Feb 2019
43

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is required to report to the minister annually on competition in the Australian telecommunications sector and price changes for telecommunications services in Australia. This publication provides the ACCC’s report on these topics for the 2017-18 financial year.

Report

15 Feb 2019
69

The ACMA communications report 2017–18 highlights the striking pace of change in the Australian communications and media landscape. The public's ever-increasing appetite for content and services has driven unprecedented developments over the last four years.

Report

4 Dec 2018
50

This review illustrated that there are compelling factors for significant additional capital investment in telecommunications infrastructure to maximise the economic opportunities and economy-wide benefits that are available for the people in regional, rural and remote Australia.

Report

Report to the Minister for Communications and the Arts
15 Nov 2018
17

This report summarises the outcomes of submissions, consultations and interviews regarding the proposals canvassed in the initial consultation paper, and proposes a number of recommendations and reforms to ensure that consumers have access to an effective and efficient complaints handling procedures, as well as appropriate...

Discussion paper

15 Nov 2018
6

This consultation paper is seeking your views on proposals to support reliability of services (Part B). The paper is focused on proposals for reliable telecommunications services, including reasonable timeframes for connections, fault repairs and appointments.

Annual Report

16 Oct 2018
5

The number of complaints about telecommunications services in Australia decreased in the latter part of the reporting period, following an upwards trend partially caused by the rollout of the NBN.

Discussion paper

31 Aug 2018
44

The ACCC has released this public consultation and position paper for the fixed line telecommunications services declaration inquiry.

Discussion paper

7 Aug 2018
46

The Mobile Terminating Access Service (MTAS) is a wholesale service that allows consumers on different mobile networks to make calls or send SMS to each other. The ACCC has released this discussion paper inviting submissions on whether the MTAS should continue to be declared and...

Discussion paper

5 Jul 2018
86

This consultation paper sets out the problems and complexities that consumers face when navigating current regulatory and institutional arrangements and proposes reforms to address these problems.

Discussion paper

7 Jun 2018
93

Telecommunications services are vital to participate in modern society. Business, education, health, social and safety activities all rely on connecting with others, and those without functional and reliable telecommunications services risk being left out. The Committee has released this issues paper, which provides an outline...

Report

4 Dec 2017
16

The review includes the views of the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman’s many and diverse stakeholders, and reflects the environment of dynamic change occurring in the policy, technology and social sphere of the telecommunications industry.

Discussion paper

1 Dec 2017
85

The ACCC has released this discussion paper on Telstra’s proposed variation to the migration plan to facilitate the rollout of 'fibre to the curb' for the NBN, together with some other proposed variations to the plan.

Audio

22 Oct 2017
26

Will speeds provided by the new 5G network make home internet connections redundant?

Annual Report

18 Oct 2017
57

The past year has seen a significant increase in the number of complaints, after five years of decline. The Ombudsman has responded to this with an increase in staff numbers and changes to the structure of the organisation.

Audio interview

18 Oct 2017
14

For the first time ever, complaints about internet services to the TIO are higher than complaints about mobile phones.

Strategy

12 Oct 2017
206

5G is the next step in the evolution of mobile wireless communications technology. This paper outlines the immediate actions for the federal government to take that will support the timely rollout of 5G in Australia.

Commentary

7 Aug 2017
72

Backers of 5G promise breathtaking speed and ultra-reliability. But does Australia need its own vision for the new wireless networks? Jock Given takes a closer look.

Discussion paper

Positions and Consultation paper 5
20 Jul 2017
61

This ASIC Enforcement Review Taskforce position paper outlines reforms to enhance ASIC’s access to telephone intercepts for the investigation and prosecution of serious corporate law offences.

Working paper

10 Jul 2017
132

This working paper analyses the trends in household expenditure on communications services, as well as pricing and inclusions for both fixed and mobile services.

Report

Productivity Commission Inquiry Report no.83
19 Jun 2017
191

This report argues that in a digital age, the voice-based telecommunications universal service obligation (TUSO) is anachronistic and costly and should be wound up by 2020.

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