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Rural, regional and remote telecommunications experts

We were founded with the goal of empowering regional and rural Australians through the provision of quality broadband and phone services.

Australian Private Networks Pty Ltd (APN) was founded in 2002 with one mission: to connect every corner of rural, regional and remote Australia with quality broadband internet.

Holding carrier licence 167, APN has a proven track record of providing commercially viable solutions to Government agencies and commercial entities.

APN is 100% Australian owned and operated by a wholly Australian based workforce. Australian Private Networks is an end-to-end service provider; with the required resources to provide sales, in-house customer support, field maintenance and on-site servicing.

We develop customised software and hardware in Australia where possible, and when not produced in-house, attempt to source Australian components in our solutions.

APN holds three ISO certifications, for which we are audited annually by an independent third party, as part of our commitment to maintaining these standards.

ISO Certification

ISO certification ISO certification ISO certification

The relevant standards are:

  • AS/NZS ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems
  • AS/NZS ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Systems
  • AS/NZS ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

In addition to these standards APN holds 'Classification 1' certifications issued by Communications Alliance Association (CAA) Family Friendly, Ennex labs undertake the required testing under the IIA, ACMA rules and Communications Alliance Association Family Friendly Filter status.

18 Years Experience

18 Years Experience


With over 18 years experience APN continually aims to solve remote communication hurdles.

100% Australian

100 Australian


Proudly Australian owned and operated.

Aussie Support Centre

Aussie Support


Local customer Support through Australian Customer Care Teams.

APN's commercial solutions are all designed and built specifically for use in regional, rural and remote Australia.


Our services are being used across Australia to provide extended, public WiFi and broadband access for a diverse range of use-cases, including:

  • Connecting Communities
  • Connecting remote workforces
  • Tourist attractions, national parks, accommodation and hospitality
  • Mining & exploration
  • Emergency services
  • Farming & agriculture, dairy, smart-farming
  • Health & human services
  • Research and environmental conservation
Business Connectivity

Tailored solutions to meet your business needs

Please get in contact with our industry experts and product specialists

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Key Partners and Supplier Panels

State Government of Western Australia
NSW Government
Queensland Government QAssure

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