National Broadband Network (NBN)

The National Broadband Network (NBN) will bring high speed broadband to all Australians. Some parts of Cockburn have access to the NBN already and work is underway in other areas. Contact NBNCo if you have any queries regarding progress or service commencement dates.

Telecommunications infrastructure in new developments

Developers are responsible for providing telecommunications infrastructure in their developments. To provide this infrastructure, they need to contract a carrier to install telecommunications infrastructure in their new development.

NBN is the infrastructure provider of last resort in larger developments (100 lots or more). This means NBN is obliged to service the development on commercially agreed terms if you apply to NBN. Telstra is the infrastructure provider of last resort in smaller developments (less than 100 lots) until NBN publicly identifies an area as ‘ready for service’ in its fixed line rollout region. View the NBN roll out map opens in a new window.

Developers are asked to apply at least six months before the required date of service, to ensure a connection is ready when residents move in.

Do you have a new or recently approved development application lodged with the City? If so, plese register a new property development opens in a new window on the NBN website.

If you are a developer or owner-builder, there are important Commonwealth telecommunications rules you need to comply with. For more information visit the Department of Infastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications website opens in a new window.

More information and contact

Contact NBNCo opens in a new window for up-to-date information on NBN in your area or to make a query.



Whadjuk Boodja
9 Coleville Crescent,
Spearwood 6163

PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965

Office opening hours:
8.30am to 4.30pm
Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

Language Support

Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
Ngalak kaadatj dayin boodja, kep wer malayin. Ngalak kaadatj koora koora wer yeyi ngalang birdiya.

City of Cockburn acknowledges the Nyungar people of Beeliar boodja. Long ago, now and in the future they care for country.
We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past, present and emerging.