Review of the Telecommunications Act 2001
We have completed the review of the Telecommunications Act 2001. The Telecommunications (New Regulatory Framework) Amendment Bill is now before Parliament.
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Telecommunications (New Regulatory Framework) Amendment Bill
In August 2017, the Telecommunications (New Regulatory Framework) Amendment Bill was introduced to Parliament.
Questions and answers about the Telecommunications (New Regulatory Framework) Amendment Bill
More information about the Bill, what it changes and why it’s necessary.
Final decisions (June 2017)
On 1 June 2017, the Government announced the final details of the reform package for the Telecommunications Act.
Further consultation on regulation of the copper network (February 2017)
On 10 February 2017, the Government released a consultation paper which outlined the core policy settings and proposed approach to regulating UFB fibre and sought feedback on the proposed approach for the regulation of the copper network.
- Link to the consultation document and more information.
- View the submissions on the discussion paper.
Options paper (July 2016)
On 12 July 2016, the Government released an options paper which sought feedback on the proposed ‘utility-style’ framework for regulating fixed line communications services after 2019.
High-level policy decisions (April 2016)
In April 2016, the Government announced a series of high-level policy decisions on the future regulation of the communications sector. For more information, see:
Discussion document (September 2015)
In September 2015 we released a discussion document seeking views on the Government’s vision for the communications sector and how we can better regulate the sector in the future.
- View submissions on the discussion document.