On 12 June 2015, the Minister for Communications and the Arts, the Hon Malcolm Turnbull, MP announced a review of the ACMA to be conducted by the Department of Communications and the Arts. The review is being supported by a Reference Group of Australian and international communications and regulatory experts.
The purpose of the review is to examine the objectives, functions, structure, governance and resource base of the ACMA to ensure it remains fit-for-purpose for both the contemporary and future communications regulatory environment.
The Department of Communications and the Arts released an issues paper in July 2015 and a draft report in May 2016 for public comment.
The ACMA provided a response to the questions raised in the Department’s issues paper (Word 2 MB, PDF 2 MB).
Read the ACMA’s response to the Department’s draft report (PDF 1 MB).
For more information about the review, visit the Department of Communications and the Arts website.