Special Broadcasting Service Corporation


Special Broadcasting Service Corporation is a Government Body that is ranked number 948 out of the top 2000 companies in Australia. The company generates the majority of its income from the Broadcasting (except Internet) in Australia industry.

In 2017 the company generated total revenue of $397,311,000 including sales and other revenue. In 2017 Special Broadcasting Service Corporation had 1466 employees in Australia including employees from all subsidiaries under the company's control.

The Chief Executive of Special Broadcasting Service Corporation is Mr Michael Ebeid whose official title is Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer. The Chairman of Special Broadcasting Service Corporation is Dr Bulent Hass Dellal whose official title is Acting Chairman. 

The Special Broadcasting Service Corporation is a multicultural and multilingual broadcaster who operates the following services:

  • SBS Television - operates six free-to-air channels (SBS, SBS HD, SBS Viceland, SBS Viceland HD, NITV and Food Network), is watched by more than 5.2 million viewers in metropolitan areas and 2.1 million in regional areas each week. The broadcasts include multilingual news programs, films, sport broadcasts and documentaries. 
  • SBS Radio - broadcasts across eight radio stations in 74 languages (SBS Radio 1, 2, 3 and 4, SBS Arabic 24, SBS PopDesi, SBS Chill and SBS PopAsia) across all capital cities and regional centres in Australia. SBS provides a digital and analogue radio service.
  • SBS Online - provides original content online, including film reviews, recipes, on-demand TV, documentaries, sports websites and news. They also provide text, video and audio podcasts and other services, including audio streaming in 74 languages.

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