Statutory exemption for certain prohibitions is available under the Competition and Consumer Act for export agreements if specific notification requirements are met.
Provisions of agreements that relate exclusively to the export of goods or services outside Australia gain immunity from court action under the Act if full and accurate particulars of the agreement are notified to the ACCC within 14 days of being made.
Export agreements should be submitted to:
General Manager Competition Exemptions Branch (formerly the Adjudication Branch)
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
GPO Box 3131 CANBERRA ACT 2601