About us

The ACCC promotes competition and fair trade in markets to benefit consumers, businesses, and the community. We also regulate national infrastructure services. Our primary responsibility is to ensure that individuals and businesses comply with Australian competition, fair trading, and consumer protection laws - in particular the Competition and Consumer Act 2010.

Australian Competition & Consumer Commission

The ACCC promotes competition and fair trade in markets to benefit consumers, businesses, and the community. We also regulate national infrastructure services.

Conferences & events

We host and participate in events to encourage discussion around consumer, competition and regulatory issues relevant to our work.

Consultative committees

We host and participate in a wide range of committees and forums to encourage discussion around consumer, competition, and regulatory issues relevant to our work.

Careers

A career with the ACCC will give you the chance to work on a wide variety of key industry issues, consumer protection matters and significant public interest issues of the day.

Information for...

We've compiled collections of resources that may be of interest to specific audience groups.

International relations

Participating in international liaison assists the ACCC meet its objective of making markets work.

Inquiries

Under the Competition and Consumer Act 2010, the ACCC can be directed to undertake in-depth inquiries into certain matters.

Market studies

We undertake in-depth market, sector or industry reviews with the aim of improving our understanding of industry practices and dynamics in those sectors.

Consultations & submissions

The ACCC consults with the public and our stakeholders in a variety of ways. Most of our public consultations and the submissions received are published on our websites.

Tools & resources

We have tools and resources available to help you understand your consumer rights and keep up to date with scams, product safety and other ACCC issues.

Using our website

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