The federal government’s two-year review of the Australian Communications and Media Authority has made 27 recommendations for reform of ACMA, including a more defined role of its regulatory remit at a time of “radical change” in the communications sector over 10 years.
Telecommunications competition law changes proposed by the federal government would "gut protections" from anti-competitive conduct by Telstra, and “fly in the face of almost universal opposition” from other telcos, according to the Competitive Carriers Coalition (CCC).
The Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN) wants SMS text capability for triple 000 calls implemented but has expressed concern that its recommendations for the change to the emergency call service have still not been implemented.
Great news, Vodafone/TPG is truly giving Telstra and Optus some real competition!
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Quite an interesting range of views.