Combined SBAS and LBAS discussion paper15 Sep 2016

On 15 September 2016, the ACCC released a discussion paper to start consultations on the combined SBAS and LBAS final access determination public inquiry.

The discussion paper seeks submissions on a range of issues relevant to the combined inquiry including:

  • options for determining LBAS and SBAS prices
  • the compliance costs of supplying an LBAS or SBAS and the potential option of exempting some carriers from the requirement to provide these services, and
  • the differential treatment of Telstra’s fibre access broadband service to other superfast broadband services.

Submissions closed on 21 October 2016.

Confidential submissions

The ACCC received confidential submissions from:

  • Clublinks

  • Frontier Networks

  • Spirit Telecom, and

  • Telstra.

Parties who have confidentiality arrangements in place with these providers can request confidential versions of the submissions from the designated contact persons listed below.

Cameron Davidson
Chief Financial Officer
03 8320 5350

David Waldie
Managing Director
0418 882 548

Spirit Telecom
Kate Hawker
03 8554 1320

Jane van Beelen
Executive Director, Regulatory Affairs
02 9866 0270