Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman Scheme Registration - Australian Government


If you are a telecommunications carrier service provider you must register with this scheme. Telecommunications carrier service providers provide the following services:

  • standard telephone services, where any of the customers are residential or small business customers
  • public mobile telecommunications services
  • carriage services that enables an end user to access the Internet.

Carriage service intermediaries who arrange for the supply of these services qualify as eligible carriage service providers.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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No fees are required.


Act(s) name

Telecommunications (Consumer Protection and Service Standards) Act 1999 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

Australian Communications and Media Authority

Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.