On 7 April 2017, the Federal Government announced that it will fund a new broadband performance monitoring program to provide Australian consumers with accurate and independent information about broadband speeds.
On 30 May 2017, the ACCC published a Request for Tender for testing services for the program on the AusTender website. Please refer to the AusTender website for further information.
A request for volunteers to be part of the program was published on 19 June 2017.
On 1 December 2017, the ACCC announced it had appointed SamKnows as our independent testing provider. We will launch our first round of testing in December 2017, and provide our first public reports by 31 March 2018.
|Consultation paper||13 August 2013|
|Position paper||4 June 2014|
|Pilot program||11 September 2015|
|Program announcement||7 April 2017|
|Notice of intention to tender||22 May 2017|
|Request for Tender published on AusTender||30 May 2017|
|Call for volunteers||19 June 2017|
|Testing provider appointed||1 December 2017|