Displaying items by tag: The ACMA

Sunday, 10 April 2022 10:13

ACMA moves to shut down SIM-swap scams

New industry rules for telcos will help protect consumers from the devastating impact of scams that target customer interactions with providers, which cost individual victims in Australia an average of around $28,000.

Published in Technology Regulation

The report includes an examination into the online disinformation and misinformation environment in Australia and the ACMA’s assessment of the Australian Code of Practice for Disinformation and Misinformation.

Published in Technology Regulation

Four government agencies have formed a new body the Digital Platform Regulators Forum (DP-REG) to promote greater cooperation and information-sharing in the regulation of digital platforms in Australia.

Published in Technology Regulation

A new report from the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has found that more than 28,000 residential and over 2,000 small business customers entered into a financial hardship arrangement with their telco in the 2020–21 financial year.

Published in Technology Regulation

The ACMA is advising consumers to continue to be wary of parcel delivery SMS and email messages with unusual looking links or requests to pay a fee to complete delivery. These messages may be scams.

Published in Technology Regulation

The ACMA has released the results of an audit into the contactability of telcos.

Published in Technology Regulation

Australians want more control over how their information is used by businesses to contact them for marketing, according to new research released by the ACMA.

Published in Technology Regulation

Telstra has paid an infringement notice of $2.53 million after the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) found large-scale breaches of rules intended to protect the privacy and safety of customers.

Published in Technology Regulation
Tuesday, 14 December 2021 13:12

ACMA research shows COVID accelerated internet use

The COVID-19 pandemic has helped drive rapid growth in Australians' online activity, increasing data downloads and heightening demand for high-speed internet plans, according to recently released research from the ACMA.

Published in Telecoms & NBN
Friday, 10 December 2021 12:19

Outcome of 850/900MHz band spectrum auction

Two companies, Optus and Telstra, have won spectrum in the Australian Communications and Media Authority’s (ACMA) latest spectrum auction.

Published in 5G

The ACMA proposal to remake the Telecommunication Infringement Notices Guidelines

Published in Technology Regulation

Scams over telco networks are a serious problem, causing financial and emotional harm to victims and undermining confidence in telecommunications services.

Published in Technology Regulation

The ACMA has directed Symbio Networks Pty Ltd (Symbio) to comply with customer data obligations after prolonged and large-scale data failures which could have put people in danger, the ACMA advises.

Published in Technology Regulation

The ACMA reports it has accepted a new court-enforceable undertaking (EU) from Telstra requiring it to continue to implement new measures to support ongoing compliance with rules designed to ensure consumers have a smooth migration to the NBN.

Published in Telecoms & NBN
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The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has requested that Australian internet service providers (ISPs) block more illegal offshore gambling websites.

Published in Technology Regulation

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has opened applications for the upcoming 2021 auction of 5G spectrum in the 850/900 MHz band.

Published in 5G

The ACMA has released an options paper on planning for wireless broadband use of urban areas in the 3400–3475 MHz band. The band forms part of the 3300-3800MHz band that has been globally identified for wireless broadband.

Published in 5G
Thursday, 02 September 2021 14:02

The ACMA remakes mobile phone booster declaration

The ACMA has renewed the declaration prohititing the use of mobile phone boosters.

Published in Technology Regulation

The ACMA has released details of the starting prices for the spectrum to be auctioned in late November or early December.

Published in 5G

ACMA has released subscription video on demand Australian content results for 2019-2020. As at 30 June 2020, Australian program titles representing 3,080 hours of content was available on these services.

Published in Technology Regulation
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