Federal Pre-Budget Submission
Published: 26th Aug 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the digital divide in this country which, without urgent action, is at risk of becoming even wider. A digitally included country is one where all citizens are able to participate in the rapidly transforming digital economy, maintain social connections and access online government and health services, even in times of crisis.
To support our communities to recover from the pandemic and become more digitally resilient for the future, we have four recommendations for the Australian Government to address in the Federal Budget.