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Way Forward

"Connecting people with services, people with systems, and people with people"

 

Completed as at Febuary 2010

 

2010 - 2012

 

2013 - 2015

 

2016 - 2020

 

Established company to roll out and operate the Tasmanian (NBN) footprint

 

Digital Futures Advisory Council and stakeholder advisory group established

 

Statewide smart grid (for water, energy etc) commenced

 

Full NBN roll out achieved - 100% of premises including fibre- to-the-premises for 200,000 premises

Selection as first State to receive national broadband network funding

 

Review strategic vision

 

Digitally enhanced tourism experience across the State

 

Statewide service delivery parity

Development of five year digital vision

 

Shared access to trenches

 

Digital TV transition

 

NBN opt-out legislation to maximise uptake of connections

First stage NBN roll out plan approved by Australian Government

 

Digital technology demonstration sites established

   
   

Establish industry and community partnerships for new digital infrastructure

   
   

Stages 1, 2 & 3 NBN roll out complete including new backhaul, 100, 000 fibre to premises footprints, business and support systems and delivery of services across footprints

   
   

Access construction of additional Bass Strait optic fibre cable

   
   

Trial smart grid technology in selected towns

   
   

Streamlined planning processes to maxmimise the efficiency of the NBN roll-out

Planning requirement for optic fibre connections at all new premises

   

Benefits for all Tasmanians

  • World's best access to fixed consumer broadband
  • Social and economic growth outside regional centres
  • Better health and education outcomes across the State
  • More equitable access to community services
  • More smart jobs
  • Efficient and effective services and utilities
  • Less unnecessary travel

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