ASTRA is an active participant in public policy debates affecting the broadcasting and media sectors.

ASTRA members: 

  • support the development of the subscription media industry
  • encourage the production of local content for Australian audiences
  • advocate an open, competitive market that encourages investment and innovation
  • believe intervention in the market should be minimal and fair to all participants
  • recognise intellectual property rights and believe creators should be fairly rewarded
  • believe that all media organisations should have access to public resources on the same terms