Updates

31 March 2016

ACCC proposes to grant authorisation to WA chicken growers to collectively bargain with processors

The ACCC has issued a draft determination proposing to grant authorisation for 10 years to chicken grower members of the Western Australian Broiler Grower Association to allow them to collectively bargain with the chicken processor they supply.
29 March 2016

ACCC authorises TLS Association Pty Ltd & TLA Australia Ltd to collectively bargain

The ACCC has issued a final determination granting authorisation to TLS Association Pty Ltd & TLA Australia Ltd (collectively, TLA) to collectively negotiate on behalf of its Telstra Licensed Shops and/or Telstra Business Centres members.
29 March 2016

ACCC proposes to grant authorisation to Plumbing Plus for collective bargaining, exclusive supply arrangements & catalogue program

The ACCC has issued a draft determination proposing to grant authorisation for Plumbing Plus and its members in relation to collective bargaining arrangements, exclusive supply arrangements and a catalogue program.
29 March 2016

ACCC authorises Southern Metropolitan Regional Council & Ors to collectively acquire recyclable waste processing services

The ACCC has issued a final determination granting authorisation to four Perth Councils to conduct a joint procurement process for the selection of a purchaser for their Materials Recovery Facility, and then jointly negotiating and contracting with the new owner for the provision of recyclable waste processing services.
22 March 2016

ACCC proposes to re-authorise Refrigerant Reclaim to continue recovery program

The ACCC has issued a draft determination proposing to grant conditional re-authorisation to Refrigerant Reclaim Australia Ltd (RRA) and others to continue to operate a scheme to recover ozone-depleting and synthetic-greenhouse-gas refrigerants.
17 March 2016

ACCC proposes to grant authorisation to CS Energy & others for joint negotiations with Batchfire Resources

The ACCC has issued a draft determination proposing to grant authorisation for CS Energy and others to jointly negotiate with Batchfire Resources Pty Ltd the terms and conditions (including price) of coal to be supplied to the Callide B and Callide C power stations in Queensland.
19 February 2016

ACCC re-authorises the Australian Hotels Association to collectively bargain on behalf of its members

The ACCC has granted re-authorisation to the Australian Hotels Association (AHA) on behalf of its current and future members to collectively bargain with participating suppliers for ten years.
19 February 2016

ACCC proposes to grant authorisation to TLS Association & TLA Australia to collectively bargain

The ACCC has issued a draft determination proposing to grant authorisation to TLS Association Pty Ltd & TLA Australia Ltd for ten years to collectively negotiate on behalf of its Telstra Licensed Shops and/or Telstra Business Centres members with suppliers of products and services to these members.
12 February 2016

ACCC proposes to grant authorisation to Big W to invite its online suppliers to participate in promotions

The ACCC has issued a draft determination proposing to authorise Big W to coordinate promotions with its online third party suppliers. The ACCC proposes to authorise the arrangements for five years.
12 February 2016

ACCC authorises collective negotiations by rail users

The ACCC has granted authorisation to Aurizon Operations and SCT Logistics, to allow them to jointly negotiate with Brookfield over their use of Brookfield’s rail track between Perth and Kalgoorlie.