Updates

7 February 2019

ACCC seeks views on regulation at GrainCorp's Portland bulk grain port terminal

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has released an issues paper seeking views on whether to exempt GrainCorp Operations Limited (GrainCorp) from certain parts of the Code at its port terminal facility at Portland.
21 December 2018

Joint recommendations to improve gas market transparency

The ACCC and Gas Market Reform Group (GMRG) have today released a joint paper on measures to improve the transparency of the east coast gas market.

The joint paper follows an announcement by the then Prime Minister in March 2017 for the ACCC and GMRG to work together to advise on options to quickly improve transparency across the gas supply chain.

In keeping with the Prime Minister’s announcement, the ACCC and GMRG have worked together to identify the information deficiencies in the east coast gas market and the measures that could be taken to address these.

19 November 2018

Digital radio access undertakings for Canberra, Darwin and Hobart

The ACCC is commencing an inquiry about three identical Digital Radio Multiplex Transmitter (DRMT) access undertakings submitted on 30 October 2018 by the DRMT Licensees of Canberra, Darwin and Hobart.
23 May 2018

ACCC to undertake a survey on internet activity in Australia

The ACCC is intending to undertake a periodic survey of internet activity through a Record Keeping Rule (RKR), under Section 151BU of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010.

26 May 2017

ACCC seeks comment on draft guidelines for Part IIIA deferral of arbitrations and backdating of determinations guidelines

The ACCC has released draft guidelines regarding Part IIIA deferral of arbitrations and backdating of determinations for public comment.

24 November 2016

ACCC publishes advice on the water trading rules amendments

The ACCC has published its advice on proposed technical amendments to the Basin Plan water trading rules.
17 November 2016

ACCC publishes final advice on the water charge rules

The ACCC has published its advice on proposed amendments to the water charge rules
11 August 2016

ACCC issues guideline for Part XIC declaration provisions for telecommunications services

On 11 August 2016, the ACCC finalised the guideline for the Part XIC declaration provisions for telecommunication services.
11 August 2016

ACCC releases guidelines for Part IIIA Access Undertakings

The ACCC has released Part IIIA access undertaking guidelines. A service provider (or a person who expects to be the provider of a service) may give an access undertaking to the ACCC for assessment under Part IIIA.
1 June 2016

ACCC seeks comment on draft guidelines for Part XIC declaration provisions for telecommunications services

The ACCC has released for public comment draft guidelines for the Part XIC declaration provisions for telecommunication services.