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ISSN: 2206-6020 (Print)
ISSN: 2206-6039 (Online)

The Department of Communications and the Arts Annual Report 2016–17 (this report) is protected by copyright.

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Assistant Secretary, Communications Branch
Department of Communications and the Arts
GPO Box 2154
Canberra ACT 2601
Phone: Call via switchboard on 02 6271 1000


The Communications Branch managed the production of this annual report, working closely with the Project Office (Annual Performance Statements) and the Finance and Parliamentary Services Branch (Financial Statements).

Special thanks go to all the departmental staff involved in producing this report and the following contractors:

Online report design and production—Adelphi Digital Consulting Group
Typesetting—[tk] type
Printing—New Millennium Print
Editing—The Happy Apostrophe
Accessibility assessment—OPC IT Pty Ltd.