Australia starts search for new emergency call service firm

Thursday 6 October 2016 | 11:24 CET | News
The Australian government has started an Expression of Interest (EOI) process for the provision of the Triple Zero Emergency Call Service. The announcement follows the Review of the National Triple Zero (000) Operator, which concluded with the release of a public report and implementation plan earlier this year.

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