About this inquiry

This bill would establish the legislation framework for a grant funding scheme, the Regional and Small Publishers Innovation Fund, to be administered by the Australia Communications and Media Authority (ACMA). ACMA would make a grant of financial assistance to the publisher of a newspaper, magazine or other periodical or a content service provider to assist regional and small publishers to transition, compete and innovate more successfully in a changing media environment.

Inquiry Status

Report tabled


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Past Public Hearings and Transcripts

01 Feb 2018TULLAMARINE, VIC(HTML & PDF)PDF: Inquiry into the Communications Legislation Amendment (Regional and Small Publishers Innovation Fund) Bill 2017 (1/02/2018) 28039None