Deliver Phase 2019

Upgrade the Police, Fire and Emergency Services digital radio network

Connecting Territory Communities

Initiative

Upgrade the Police, Fire and Emergency Services digital radio network in urban areas with modern industry standard technologies.

Overview

This initiative will upgrade the digital radio communications network used by NT Police, Fire and Emergency Services, St John Ambulance, and other NT Government and Federal agencies in urban areas to provide more reliable and secure communications for public safety and emergency services.

The upgraded network will use the P25 standard specifically developed for public safety services to support interoperability of communications equipment from different suppliers, and provide the capability for encryption and transmission of data over the network.

Benefits

Reliable and secure radio communications are essential to provide public safety and emergency services in the Territory's urban areas.


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