Updates

ACCC Melbourne office is moving to Lonsdale Street

From 25 September, the ACCC Melbourne office will move from 360 Elizabeth St (Melbourne Central) to 2 Lonsdale St (Casselden).

22 September 2017

Register for the 15th Annual Competition Law & Economics Workshop

On 13 – 14 October this year, the ACCC and the University of South Australia are hosting the 15th Annual Competition Law & Economics Workshop. 

21 September 2017

ACCC re-authorises eRx Script Exchange to continue revenue sharing arrangement

The ACCC has issued a draft determination proposing to grant authorisation to eRx Script Exchange Pty Ltd to continue to give effect to an interoperability arrangement that involves some revenue sharing with IP MDS Pty Ltd until 30 June 2020. 

31 August 2017

ACCC issues ACCCount for April to June 2017 quarter

ACCCount details the ACCC’s enforcement, compliance, merger, adjudication, economic regulation, market studies, advocacy and international activities during the April to June 2017 quarter.

21 August 2017

ACCC grants interim authorisation to the Transport Workers Union for owner drivers in metropolitan Adelaide

The ACCC has granted interim authorisation to the Transport Workers Union of Australia SA/NT Branch to commence a collective bargaining process between Toll Transport Pty Ltd (Toll) and owner drivers contracted to Toll in the metropolitan Adelaide region.

3 August 2017

ACCC grants interim authorisation to the Transport Workers Union for owner drivers in Whyalla, South Australia

The ACCC has granted interim authorisation to the Transport Workers Union of Australia SA/NT Branch to commence a collective bargaining process between Toll Transport Pty Ltd (Toll) and owner drivers contracted to Toll in the Whyalla region of South Australia.

3 August 2017

International consumer protection enforcers relaunch website

The International Consumer Protection and Enforcement Network (ICPEN) has launched its updated website to deliver better consumer protection worldwide.

3 July 2017

ACCC authorises members of Australian Writers’ Guild to negotiate model agreements with film, television and digital media producers

On 23 June 2017, the ACCC released a determination granting authorisation to members of the Australian Writers’ Guild to negotiate model agreements with film, television and digital media producers.

23 June 2017

ACCC authorises arrangements for WA real estate and business agents

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has granted conditional authorisation to the Real Estate Institute of Western Australia (REIWA) and its current and future members in relation to arrangements contained in REIWA’s Membership Framework.

21 June 2017

ACCC authorises QSL and three sugar mills to collectively negotiate with Sugar Terminals Ltd

The ACCC has granted authorisation to Queensland Sugar Ltd, Bundaberg Sugar Ltd, Mackay Sugar Ltd and Isis Central Sugar Mill Co. Ltd to collectively negotiate with Sugar Terminals Ltd for the provision of storage and handling services at the six bulk sugar terminals in Queensland.

14 June 2017