Consultation

The Committee has released an issues paper which provides an outline of key interest areas and invites submissions. Submissions from individuals, businesses, peak bodies and other interested organisations are welcome.

Have your say

You can have your say online through the Department of Communications and the Arts website.

You can also have your say through an online form.

You can also email your submission to secretariat@rtirc.gov.au

If you choose this third option, you will receive an email acknowledgement from the Secretariat. If you do not receive this within 5 business days, please contact the Secretariat.

Submissions close Sunday 5 August 2018 at 5.00pm (AEST)

Note: Submissions that are greater than 10MB may not be delivered through the Department’s internet gateway.

Submissions can be made by post to:

2018 Regional Telecommunications Review Secretariat
Department of Communications and the Arts
GPO Box 2154
CANBERRA ACT 2601

Face to face meetings

The Committee has begun meeting face-to-face with communities, business and governments across regional, rural and remote Australia to hear about their experiences.

The Committee will be holding community consultations at the below locations.

The confirmed consultations are listed below:

Whyalla, SA

  • Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm
  • Date: 25 June 2018
  • Venue: Mt Laura Homestead, Ekblom Street, Whyalla Norrie

Port Augusta, SA

  • Time: 2:30pm – 4:00pm
  • Date: 25 June 2018
  • Venue: Central Oval, 10 Augusta Terrace, Port Augusta

Clare Valley, SA

  • Time: 11:00am – 1:00pm
  • Date: 26 June 2018
  • Venue: Clare Country Club, White Hut Road, Clare Valley

The below schedule will continue to be updated as dates, timing and venues are confirmed.

South Australia

  • Week commencing 2 July - Renmark

Victoria

  • Week commencing 2 July - Mildura
  • Week commencing 30 July - Bairnsdale
  • Week commencing 30 July - Hamilton

New South Wales

  • Week commencing 2 July - Wagga Wagga
  • Week commencing 2 July - Griffith
  • Week commencing 23 July - Narrabri

Queensland

  • Week commencing 9 July - Dalby
  • Week commencing 9 July - Longreach
  • Week commencing 9 July - Townsville
  • Week commencing 9 July - Cairns

Western Australia

  • Week commencing 16 July - Bunbury
  • Week commencing 16 July - Albany
  • Week commencing 16 July - Kalgoorlie

Completed consultations:

Northern Territory

  • 6 June 2018 - Katherine - Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts & Culture Centre

Western Australia

  • 8 June 2018 - Kununurra - KGT Employment

Tasmania

  • 19 June 2018 - Stanley - Stanley Town Hall
  • 19 June 2018 - Devonport - Mersey Yacht Club