Digital Inclusion in WA: What We Heard Report

Corporate report
A summary report following a community consultation on Digital Inclusion in WA.
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The Digital Inclusion in WA What We Heard  Report highlights key findings from the Government's community consultation on a draft Digital Inclusion Blueprint.

We heard from 624 Western Australians and organisations from Albany to Kununurra, including the Cocos (Keeling) Islands, South Hedland, Warburton and Leonora, who told us that:

  • Western Australians experience four main barriers to inclusion – connectivity, affordability, skills and design.
  • Digital inclusion underpins full participation in today’s society.
  • Digital inclusion requires strong collaboration and partnerships with WA communities, the community sector, industry and government.

The What we Heard Report has informed the Blueprint and a program of initiatives to make Western Australia a more digitally-inclusive State.