Welcome to the website of the Regional Telecommunications Independent Review Committee (RTIRC). The committee has now completed its report—‘Regional communications: Empowering Digital Communities’.
The review committee was chaired by Ms Rosemary Sinclair, with Mr Warren McLachlan, Mr Robin Eckermann, Ms Heron Loban, Mr Alun Davies and the Hon. Kim Chance.
The committee reviewed telecommunications services in regional, rural and remote parts of Australia with particular regard to initiatives that will enable regional communities to participate in, and realise the opportunities of, the digital economy.
The Australian Government tabled its response to the report in Parliament on 23 August 2012. The response is available online.
This website contains the following information: