The Australian Government is seeking input on the design of the new Regional Connectivity Program. This program is part of the Government ‘s $220 million Stronger Regional Digital Connectivity Package. The Regional Connectivity Program will take a place-based approach, targeting investment in local priorities to maximise economic opportunities and region-wide benefits for regional, rural and remote Australians.
We are seeking feedback on the discussion paper to inform the design of the program and development of program guidelines.
Telecommunications industry, all levels of government and other interested stakeholders and encouraged to make a submission to help inform the Government ‘s consideration of possible program implementation methods.
To make a formal submission, it is recommended that you review the discussion paper. The formal submission should include your name,organisation name (if applicable),contact details and confirmation whether or not your submission can be made public.
To make a submission or for more information, visit www.communications.gov.au/have-your-say/regional-connectivity-program