The ACCC has issued a final determination granting authorisation to Melbourne City Council and 13 other parties to establish a joint renewable energy purchasing group, which they have called the Melbourne Renewable Energy Project.
The ACCC has issued a draft determination proposing to grant authorisation for five years to Mine Energy Solutions Pty to enter into a master supply Agreement with Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide to acquire a supply of custom made high pressure compressed natural gas cylinder tanks for storage of gas fuel.
The Minister for Small Business and Assistant Treasurer, the Hon Kelly O'Dwyer, has today introduced a mandatory standard under the Australian Consumer Law to ensure the safety of self-balancing scooters (previously called ‘hoverboards’).
The ACCC has issued a determination granting re-authorisation to the Australian Property Institute, on behalf of itself and its current and future members, to make and give effect to clauses in the API Constitution, the API Code of Professional Conduct for Members and associated policies.
The ACCC has issued a draft determination proposing to authorise Hurstville City Council, Kogarah Municipal Council and Rockdale City Council to continue to jointly contract for the provision of waste and recycling collection services in their respective local government areas until 2 February 2023.
The Competition and Consumer Amendment (Payment Surcharges) Act 2016 commenced on 25 February 2016. The Act inserts a new part into the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (CCA) which bans excessive payment surcharges.