Regulated infrastructure


Title Industry Type Status
Domestic transmission capacity service final access determination inquiry 2014 Communications Access determination Ongoing
26 September 2014

On 23 May 2014, the ACCC commenced a public inquiry into varying the final access determination (FAD) for the domestic transmission capacity service (DTCS).

The ACCC has commenced a joint consultation on non-price terms and conditions and supplementary pricing issues for a number of declared services, including the DTCS.

The ACCC has also commenced consultation on the primary price terms and conditions for the DTCS.

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Fixed line services FAD inquiry 2013 Communications Access determination Ongoing
10 October 2014

On 11 July 2013 the ACCC commenced a combined public inquiry into making final access determinations (FADs) for a number of the fixed line services and the wholesale ADSL service (FAD inquiry). The fixed line services are the:

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GrainCorp Newcastle exemption Wheat export Access exemption Finalised
1 October 2014

The ACCC has granted an exemption for GrainCorp’s Carrington terminal at the Port of Newcastle under the new mandatory Code on bulk wheat terminal access.

The Code commenced on 30 September 2014, replacing the previous regime of access undertakings administered by the ACCC. It regulates monopoly bulk wheat port terminal operators to ensure that exporters have fair and transparent access to terminal facilities.

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Telstra's Structural Separation Undertaking Communications Monitoring Ongoing
26 September 2014
On 19 June 2013, the ACCC approved two minor variations to Telstra's SSU.

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Co-operative Bulk Handling 2011 Wheat export Access undertaking Expired
25 September 2014
On 28 September 2011 the ACCC accepted the 2011 Undertaking provided to the ACCC by CBH on 20 September 2011.

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GrainCorp Operations Ltd 2011 Wheat export Access undertaking Expired
25 September 2014
GrainCorp provided the ACCC with a revised Proposed 2011 Undertaking on 31 January 2011 which contains technical amendments to the Undertaking lodged on 22 September 2010.

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NBN Co - Special Access Undertaking implementation Communications Monitoring Ongoing
12 August 2014

On 13 December 2013 the ACCC accepted NBN Co's Special Access Undertaking (SAU). The SAU commenced on 13 December 2013 and will expire in 2040.

The SAU specifies price and non-price terms and conditions relating to access to NBN Co's fibre, fixed wireless and satellite networks and other related services. Part XIC of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 provides a role for the ACCC in monitoring and enforcing NBN Co's complaince with the SAU.

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ARTC advices on reviews Rail Access undertaking Finalised
25 Sep 2012
These letters from the ARTC document the progress of various reviews related to the 2011 Hunter Valley undertaking.

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