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Multimedia Victoria
Multimedia Victoria is a State Government agency responsible for implementing the government’s Connecting Victoria policy. The policy – announced in November, 1999 – provides a framework for using technology to improve the lives of all Victorians. Connecting Victoria recognises technology’s ability to provide economic and social benefits to Victorians, particularly those in rural and regional areas.

The Information and Communication Technology portfolio includes responsibility for:

  • Encouraging uptake of ICT by Victorian businesses.
  • Improving ICT infrastructure and access.
  • Providing Internet training and access to the Victorian community.
  • Developing strategies to grow the ICT sector in Victoria .
  • Using ICT to transform the way government delivers its services.
  • Whole-of-government purchasing arrangements for telecommunications services and other ICT products and services.

Multimedia Victoria is part of the Department of Infrastructure.