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Submission to the Telecommunications USO Public Inquiry July 2016
Posted on July 18, 2016

ICPA (Aust) believes technology has not yet provided an alternative to a USO mandated fixed telephone service for rural, remote and isolated subscribers. Read More ›

Submission to the Redesigning of the VET FEE-HELP Discussion Paper
Posted on July 4, 2016

The Isolated Children's Parents' Association of Australia, ICPA (Aust), welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the Redesigning VET FEE-HELP Discussion Paper with recommendations for consideration to ensure equity of access to the Vocational and Educational system for rural and remote students. Read More ›

ICPA welcomes Election Announcement
Posted on June 24, 2016

ICPA welcomes the announcement made by Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce at the National Press Club on the 22nd June that the Coalition will commit to changes which will assist our rural and remote students. Read More ›

Sky Muster Educational Services - End User Overview
Posted on May 4, 2016

nbn is pleased to provide the Sky Muster Educational Service, a service that supports educational needs of the students of distance education services. Download the End User Guide here! Read More ›

Boarding School Survey - Key Findings
Posted on April 30, 2016

The findings of ICPA (Aust)'s Boarding School Survey have been published and will be presented and discussed at Parliament House, Canberra on Monday 2nd May. Access your copy of the survey results here. Read More ›