Federal Government

Secure, high-performing networks and services for the Commonwealth

Connecting Government to endless possibilities 

As a leading specialist network and ICT solutions provider, Vocus connects people and governments across Australia to the world. We own and operate more than 30,000 kilometres of high-capacity, highly secure fibre infrastructure connecting all of Australia’s capital cities and many regional areas.

We're a long-term infrastructure provider to the Federal Government and a proven contractor in the delivery of fibre optic networks and facilities. We partner with your department to bring together brilliant ICT solutions, on our purpose-built network, leveraging the expertise of our dedicated Government team to provide mission-enabling capabilities.

We have a strong history and proven experience in operating secure and trusted networks, including our dedicated Vocus Advanced Services (VAS) domain, which is compliant with the evolving security requirements of the Commonwealth and associated Agencies. We're also an authorised supplier on various procurement panels.

We're qualified to meet today’s ever-increasing demands for secure, high-performing networks and services

Trusted supplier to the Government
Trusted supplier to the Government

We're fibre and secure network specialists, trusted by more than 200 government agencies and nearly two-thirds of the ASX 200.

Established relationships with global providers
Established relationships with global providers

Our expertise in fibre networks and infrastructure allows us to partner with global providers to deliver unique ICT solutions at scale.

Dedicated Government team
Dedicated Government team

Our onshore account team and field workforce involved in any Commonwealth network projects hold NV1 security clearance.

Our purpose-built network
Our purpose-built network

Our network has been designed as the carrier’s carrier and delivers a high degree of functionality and flexibility through network monitoring, management and mission-critical support features.

Secure, dedicated network environment
Secure, dedicated network environment

We offer a managed and dedicated network environment known as the Vocus Advanced Services domain, which is compliant with the evolving security requirements of the Commonwealth.

Network monitoring for your security
Network monitoring for your security

Our Operations Command Centre is 24x7 and located in Melbourne. It's monitored by our security-cleared team, providing added network security and resiliency.

We're proud to work with Government to help improve the lives of Australians and those in neighbouring countries

Australia Singapore Cable

The first-of-its-kind 4,600km submarine cable system links Australia to Singapore, with DC interconnects in Perth, Jakarta, and Singapore, and drop-off at all major data centres in Australia, including Sydney and Melbourne

Coral Sea Cable System

We built the 4,700km fibre optic cable system system linking Sydney, Port Moresby, and Honiara. Bringing faster and reliable communications infrastructure for the people & businesses of Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands

What we've been up to...

Panel accreditations and specialist clearances

Federal Government

  • IBNCS 2011
  • Cloud Services Panel
  • Data Centre Facilities Supplies Panel (Panel 2)
  • Commonwealth Telecommunications Services Panel 2016 (TSP)
  • Commonwealth Telecommunications Marketplace 2020 (TMP)

Defence

  • Member of the Defence Industry Security Program (DISP)
  • Information Security Manual (ISM) complaint
  • Defence Security Manual (DSM) compliant
 

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The Vocus Difference

We're up there with the industry leaders

We're up there with the industry leaders

In network terms, we’re now almost as big as the industry incumbents — you know who we’re talking about. And we’re well on our way to becoming the second biggest business telco in Australia.

We've set out to give you the best

We've set out to give you the best

We're trusted by federal agencies, enterprise business, and telecommunications carriers to deliver internet and network services fit for purpose. Come over to Vocus and enjoy a new breed of telco.

We make it simple

We make it simple

We understand the minutiae of networks and network architecture so you don't have to. A lot of clients say we keep their engines running so they can get on with important stuff (like innovating and growing!).