This Sector Group shares information on and develops best practice to mitigate communications vulnerabilities.
It comprises representatives from the telecommunications, broadcasting, international submarine cable, and postal sectors and from relevant state and territory agencies.
Do your individual disaster and/or business continuity plans consider the impacts of a prolonged telecommunications outage?
Telecommunications have become embedded in our everyday lives. Many individuals, community service providers and businesses now rely on telecommunications for the delivery of efficient and modern community services. Proper disaster continuity planning is essential to ensure continued delivery of vital community service during such outages. The documents below provide some useful information about dealing with communications outages.
This Sector Group receives secretariat support from the Department of Communications.