Broadband services are critical enablers for access to information, employment, markets and key services. Consumer demand for broadband services has grown rapidly in the last decade with household penetration increasing to 85% in 2017 compared to 64% in 2009. This report analyses the competitive environment in the fixed broadband market and focuses on consumer price trends in the fixed broadband market for the NBN. In particular, we analyse the major RSPs – Telstra, Optus, TPG and Aussie Broadband to evaluate their broadband offerings in the retail market.
The fixed broadband market is evolving
Retail fixed broadband market shares
What’s on offer
Aussie Broadband – a new challenger
More than just connectivity
Data, data and more data
Growing significance of media including sports and gaming
Convergence with energy and power?
RSP pricing strategies
Could wireless disrupt the fixed broadband market?
Optus 5G Fixed Wireless and Premier League
NBN pricing changes
List of charts/tables
Figure 1. NBN wholesale market shares – September 2019