Draft instrument23 Mar 2023

On 23 March 2023, the ACCC released an exposure draft of its superfast broadband access service (SBAS) determination instrument and is inviting submissions from interested parties. This instrument reflects the positions reached in the ACCC’s draft decision, published in October 2022. Submissions closed on 21 April 2023.

When finalised, the determination will regulate the price and non-price terms of access for non-NBN fixed line superfast broadband networks until July 2026.

The ACCC intends to release a final decision in mid-2023 and will consider submissions received to this consultation and its draft decision.

Submissions received

The ACCC received the following submissions in response to the Draft Instrument. Confidential submissions were also received from Telstra and TPG Telecom.