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The economic and social impact of investment in the nbn® network

New economic research, commissioned by NBN Co and prepared by Accenture, estimates that a fast, high capacity and reliable nbn network will improve Australia’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) by a total of around $400 billion over the next eight years (2023-2030).

Social impact research was also undertaken to measure the social impact of the nbn network for overall wellbeing (life satisfaction) and wellbeing across five domains: employment and income; education and skills; health; social and community connection; and environment.  

Accenture Economic and Social Impact Report 2024

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Accenture Economic and Social Impact Report 2024 – Methodology Report

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nbn Affordability & Value Index

The 2022 nbn Affordability & Value Report, commissioned by nbn and developed by Accenture, reveals that based on those surveyed, nbn users are getting great value for money in 2022, higher speeds and more data for a similar price compared to 2021.

The Accenture Value report provides a snapshot on whether customers find services over the nbn network valuable, and the benefits they receive on the network as they live, learn, play and work.

Accenture Value Report 2022

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Accenture Value Report 2021

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Pricing Review 2021: Consultation Papers

The purpose of the Pricing Review 2021 consultation is to seek Retail Service Provider (RSP) and broader industry feedback on nbn wholesale pricing for selected nbn® Ethernet bandwidth profiles, with the objectives of providing certainty, value and simplicity through ongoing and regular consultation on pricing.

Pricing Review 2021 Consultation Paper 3

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Pricing Review 2021 Consultation Paper 2

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Pricing Review 2021 Consultation Paper 1

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Other reports and publications

Staying Connected Report CSIRO and NBN

B&M | 21-00448
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Connecting Australian Agriculture Report

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Pricing evolution

Unleashing the potential of the nbn broadband access network
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The nbn broadband access network and the business of connecting Australia

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Is nbn cvc charge to blame?

Why are data speeds sometimes lower than what consumers were expecting?
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Strategic Review

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