National Broadband Network

The National Broadband Network (NBN) is a government initiative to upgrade Australia’s broadband infrastructure. This upgrade will provide consumers with faster broadband connections. It will also result in a significant change in how landline phone and internet services are provided to consumers.

About the National Broadband Network

The NBN will provide consumers with faster broadband connections. It will also result in a significant change in how fixed-line phone and internet services are provided to consumers.

Moving to the NBN for consumers

Most people will need to move to the National Broadband Network (NBN) if they want a landline or internet service.

Broadband speeds

Broadband internet, utilising fibre technology, is capable of transmitting large amounts of data at high speeds, while copper line connections are likely to be significantly slower.

Medical & security alarm compatibility

Consumers who use medical and security alarms should check to make sure they will continue to work when they switch to the National Broadband Network (NBN).