Updates

ACCC proposes to grant authorisation to the Finance Brokers Association of Australia

The ACCC has issued a draft determination proposing to grant authorisation for five years to the Finance Brokers Association of Australia in respect of a disciplinary scheme to enforce the FBAA Code of Conduct.
16 December 2016

ACCC proposes to grant authorisation to North East Waste & Resource Recovery Group

The ACCC has issued a draft determination proposing to grant authorisation to North East Waste and Resource Recovery Group to jointly procure waste and resource recovery services and equipment on behalf of rural councils in north east Victoria.
15 December 2016

ACCC grants authorisation to northern Queensland councils

The ACCC has issued a final determination granting authorisation until 31 December 2028 to allow the Cairns Regional Council, Douglas Shire Council and Mareeba Shire Council to conduct a joint procurement process for waste collection services.
12 December 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.
24 November 2016

ACCC grants authorisation to Singapore Airlines Limited and Deutsche Lufthansa AG

The ACCC has granted authorisation for five years to Singapore Airlines Limited and Deutsche Lufthansa AG and their respective passenger airline subsidiaries to coordinate their operations pursuant to a Joint Venture Framework Agreement.
18 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
17 November 2016

Submissions open to the Australian Consumer Law Review Interim Report

Consumer Affairs Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) today released an Interim Report calling for submissions on the Australian Consumer Law Review.
14 October 2016

ACCC re-authorises alliance between Virgin Australia and Singapore Airlines

The ACCC has issued a final determination granting re-authorisation to allow Virgin Australia and Singapore Airlines to continue their existing airline alliance for a further five years.
23 September 2016

ACCC issues ACCCount for June 2016 quarter

ACCCount details the ACCC’s enforcement, compliance, merger, adjudication, economic regulation, market studies, advocacy and international activities during the April to June 2016 quarter.
21 September 2016

Annual review of the ACCC’s Compliance and Enforcement Policy

The ACCC has released a survey to seek feedback from consumers and business as a part of its annual review of the ACCC’s Compliance and Enforcement Policy.
20 September 2016