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Register of eligible news businesses

News businesses registered under the news media bargaining code.

Contact us on bargainingcode@acma.gov.au if you have any questions about the register.

Adding or removing news sources

To add or remove a news source from a registered news business, please email us at bargainingcode@acma.gov.au.

Notifying the ACMA of loss of eligibility

Under the code, registered news business corporations must inform us as soon as practicable in the following circumstances:

  • a news source registered to their news business no longer meets the content, Australian audience or professional standards test
  • the registered news business corporation no longer meets the revenue test
  • the registered news business corporation no longer operates or controls each news source registered to the news business.

To inform the ACMA of a loss of eligibility, or to discuss any change in circumstances, please email us at bargainingcode@acma.gov.au.

Failure to notify the ACMA is subject to a civil penalty. For more information, please see the ACMA guidelines.

Changes to the point of contact

To notify us of any changes to the nominated point of contact, please email us at bargainingcode@acma.gov.au.

Please note that registered news businesses are subject to obligations relating to communications from responsible digital platform corporations, as set out in section 52Z of the code.

Register of eligible news businesses

The register will be progressively populated as news businesses are registered by the ACMA.

News business corporation

Australian Business Number

Registered news  business

Registered News Source/s and content link

News source type

Date Registered

Contact

Contact information

Inside Story Publishing Pty Ltd

40 617 195 230

Inside Story

Inside Story
(http://insidestory.org.au)

A website or part of a website

11/05/2021

Peter Browne

Ph: 0411 437 549

Email: peter@insidestory.org.au

West Coast Radio Pty Ltd

65 009 090 671

West Coast Radio Pty Ltd

97.3 Coast FM
(https://www.coastlive.com.au/news/)

91.7 The Wave
(https://www.917thewave.com.au/news)

Two websites or parts of websites

11/05/2021

Leslie Wayne Hawton

Ph: (08) 9581 2666

Email: lesh@coastradio.com.au

Stormvale Pty Ltd as Trustee for Creighton Family Trust

75 265 328 811

Fassifern Guardian & Tribune

Fassifern Guardian and Tribune
(https://www.guardiantribune.com.au/)

A newspaper masthead

11/05/2021

Wendy Dorothea Creighton

Ph: 0498 004 165

Email: wendy@boonahnewspapers.com.au

Australian Property Media Publications Pty Ltd

49 166 302 263

Australian Property Journal

Australian Property Journal
(https://www.australianpropertyjournal.com.au)

A website or part of a website

11/05/2021

Nelson Sousa Yap

Ph: 0412 652 009

Email: nelson@australianpropertyjournal.com.au

Polaris Media Pty Ltd

54 618 993 967

The Australian Jewish News

The Australian Jewish News
(https://www.jewishnews.net.au)

A newspaper masthead

21/05/2021

David Redman

Ph: 0418 546 005

Email: DRedman@jewishnews.net.au

Junkee Media PTY LTD

45 091 839 468

Junkee

Junkee
(https://Junkee.com)

A website or part of a website

21/05/2021

Robert Stott

Ph:  0431 987 947

Email: rstott@junkeemedia.com

Region Group Pty Ltd

85 168 887 232

Region Media Group

About Regional
(https://aboutregional.com.au)

RiotACT
(https://the-riotact.com)

Two websites or parts of websites

21/05/2021

Michael McGoogan

Ph: 0405 821 494

Email: michael@region.com.au

The Royal Institution of Australia

98 638 459 658

The Royal Institution of Australia

COSMOS Magazine
(https://cosmosmagazine.com)

A magazine

26/05/2021

Sarah Brennen

Ph: 0418 837 760

Email:  sbrennen@riaus.org.au

Dailymail.com Australia Pty Ltd

94 166 912 465

Daily Mail Australia

Daily Mail Australia
(https://www.dailymail.co.uk/auhome/index.html)

A website or part of a website

26/05/2021

Peter John Holder

Ph: 0423 560 511

Email: peter.holder@mailonline.com

Portasea Pty Ltd

70 141 250 213

Mareeba Express

The Express Newspaper
(https://www.theexpressnewspaper.com.au/)

A newspaper masthead

31/05/2021

Carlo Portella

Ph: 0408 924 312

Email: carl@theexpressnewspaper.com.au

Starts at 60 Pty Ltd

43 168 338 289

Starts at 60 Pty Ltd

Starts at 60
(https://startsat60.com/category/media)

A website or part of a website

4/06/2021

Leanne Stavrou

Ph: (07) 3139 0760

Email: admin@startsat60.com

The Paton Family Trust

62 575 182 443

Hills to Hawkesbury Community Newspapers

Hills to Hawkesbury Community News

(https://hillstohawkesbury.com.au/home-page/current-issue/)

A newspaper masthead

25/06/2021

Diana Paton

Ph: 0408 011 193

Email: diana@adelphi.net.au

Alt Media Pty Ltd

52 600 903 348

City Hub Sydney; Inner West Independent; cityhubsydney.com.au

City Hub Sydney; Inner West Independent; cityhubsydney.com.au
(https://cityhubsydney.com.au)

A newspaper masthead

25/06/2021

Lawrence Gibbons

Ph:  04 2521 8960

Email: lawrence@altmedia.net.au

Out Publications Pty Ltd 41 634 037 175 Star Observer; Sydney Star Observer; starobserver.com.au

Star Observer; Sydney Star Observer;  Melbourne Star Observer;  starobserver.com.au 
(https://www.starobserver.com.au/)

A  newspaper masthead 14/07/2021 Lawrence Gibbins

Ph: 04 2521 8960

Email: lawrence@altmedia.net.au

Media and Media Group Pty Ltd

46 112 061 382

Chinese News and Media Group.

www.1688.com.au
(www.1688.com.au)

A website or part of a website

19/07/2021

Wendy Huang

Ph: 0410 688 339

Email:  Wendychuang@icloud.com

Croakey Health Media Limited

59 628 369 335

Croakey Health Media.

Croakey Health Media 
(https://www.croakey.org/)

A website or part of a website

20/07/2021

Marie Therese McInerny

Ph: 0418 273 698

Email: mariedan@bigpond.net.au  

AUSBIZ TV Pty Ltd 72 634 751 303 ausbiz

ausbiz
(https://www.ausbiz.com.au/)

A program of audio or video content designed to be distributed over the internet 5/08/2021 Kylie Willis (Merritt)

Ph: 0407 540 76

Email: kylie@ausbiz.com.au

Print & Digital Publishing Pty Ltd 50 125 441 812 Time Out

https://timeout.com/sydney/news
(https://timeout.com/sydney/news)

http://www.timeout.com/melbourne/news

(http://www.timeout.com/melbourne/news)

Two websites or parts of websites

9/08/2021

Additional news source 18/8/2021

 

Jason Woodards

Ph:  0410 877 944

Email: jason.woodards@timeout.com

The Trustee for The Urban List Trust 56 349 266 482 Urban List Urban List
(https://www.theurbanlist.com/news)
A website or part of a website 11/08/2021 Susannah George

Ph:  0418 889 288

Email: sgeorge@theurbanlist.com

Two Birds Media Pty Ltd 59 627 604 62 Primer

Primer
(https://primer.com.au/category/stories/)

A website or part of a website 12/08/2021 Anna Saunders

Ph: 0416 977 533

Email: anna@primer.com.au

Pro Bono Australia Pty Ltd 53 090 770 666 Pro Bono Australia Pro Bono News
(www.probonoaustralia.com.au/news)
A website or part of a website 16/08/2021 Karen Mahlab

Ph: 0417 538 001

Email: kmahlab@probonoaustralia.com.au

Broadsheet Media Pty Ltd

20 131 593 201

Broadsheet

Broadsheet Melbourne
(https://www.broadsheet.com.au/melbourne/city-file)

Broadsheet Sydney
(https://www.broadsheet.com.au/sydney/city-file)

Broadsheet Brisbane
(https://www.broadsheet.com.au/brisbane/city-file)

Broadsheet Adelaide
(https://www.broadsheet.com.au/adelaide/city-file)

Broadsheet Perth
(https://www.broadsheet.com.au/perth/city-file)

Five websites or parts of websites

9/09/2021

Nicholas Shelton

Ph:  0417 363 447
Email: nick@broadsheet.com.au

Special Broadcasting Service Corporation (SBS) 91 314 398 574 Special Broadcasting Service Corporation (SBS)

Dateline

(https://www.sbs.com.au/news/dateline/)

Insight

(https://www.sbs.com.au/news/insight/)

NITV News

(https://www.sbs.com.au/nitv/

NITV Radio

(https://www.sbs.com.au/language/nitv-radio)

SBS News

(www.sbs.com.au/news)

SBS News audio

(https://www.sbs.com.au/news/audio)

The Feed

(https://www.sbs.com.au/news/the-feed/)

SBS Language services

63 separate SBS language news sources have been registered. A list containing the news source name and content link of each can be found here.

All news sources have been classified as a website or part of a website 12/10/2021 Natasha Eves

Ph: 0409 391 164

Email: natasha.eves@sbs.com.au

Western Sydney Publishing Group 32 608 107 857 Western Sydney Publishing Group

Western Weekender
(https://www.westernweekender.com.au)

Parra News
(https://www.parranews.com.au)

Two newspaper mastheads 20/10/2021 Troy Dodds

Ph: 0405 309 192

Email: Troy.Dodds@westernweekender.com.au

The Conversation Media Group Limited 44 142 923 653 The Conversation Media Group Limited

The Conversation

(https://theconversation.com/au)

A website or part of a website 21/10/2021 Lisa Watts

Ph: 03 9008 6168

Email: accounts@theconversation.edu.au

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