2024 Regional Telecommunications Review

The 2024 Regional Telecommunications Review has now commenced.

The Regional Telecommunications Review occurs every 3 years and is an opportunity to examine the existing and future telecommunication needs in regional, rural and remote communities across Australia.

The Minister for Communications, the Hon Michelle Rowland MP, has announced the appointment of the 2024 Regional Telecommunications Independent Review Committee (the Committee), led by the Hon Alannah MacTiernan, as Chair. Mr Ian Kelly, the Hon Fiona Nash, Dr Jessa Rogers and Ms Kristy Sparrow have also been appointed to the Committee.

The Committee has been asked to examine the adequacy of regional Australia’s telecommunications, including hearing from people in regional, rural and remote parts of Australia. You can find out more about how the Committee will do this in the Terms of Reference . The Committee will present its findings to the government by 31 December 2024.

To find out more about the Review see the Telecommunications (Consumer Protection and Service Standards) Act 1999 (the Act). Information about past reviews can be found at Regional Telecommunications Review.