Ministry of Communications
|Ministry of Communications|
|Formed||9 October 1972|
18-22 East Mall|
|Minister of State||Senator Gary Wong|
|Permanent Secretary||Thomas Chaffey|
Communications and Technology|
Media and Broadcasting
|Government Information Office|
The Ministry of Communications is a government portfolio responsible for all matters relating to communications and the media in New Ingerland. The ministry is headed by the Minister of State for Communications, currently The Rt Hon. Senator Gary Wong.
The Ministry responsible for the provision policy relating to the media, telecommunications, and postal services. It is also responsible for media regulation and licensing, as well as the internet.
Permanent Secretary and other senior officials
Directorates and executive agencies
Government Information Office
The official government media agency, the Government Information Office was established in 1976 to provide for the publication of essential facts and figures relating to the economy and administration of New Ingerland. The agency also provides information of matters relating to public safety, through films, advertisements and publications.
References and notes
- ↑ The Administrative Arrangements Order (No. 1) 1972, was the Administrative Arrangements Order that established the Ministry of Communications and the office of Minister of State.