Victorian Association of Newsagents (VANA Ltd) - Authorisation - A91426

Summary

VANA Ltd (VANA) sought authorisation to collectively bargain for five years on behalf of its members with:

Newspapers
- News Corp Australia Pty Ltd;
- Fairfax Media Ltd; and
- APN News & Media Ltd.

Magazines
- Bauer Media Pty Ltd;
- IPS (Integrated Publication Solutions) Pty Ltd; and
- Gordon and Gotch Australia Pty Ltd.

VANA also sought interim authorisation to collectively bargain subject to the conditions imposed in a previous authorisation granted by the ACCC for newsagents to collectively bargain (A91117) .

On 5 June 2014, the ACCC issued a draft determination proposing to grant authorisation in respect of the proposed arrangements for ten years. A copy of the draft determination is available by following the links below. On 5 June the ACCC also granted interim authorisation to VANA's proposed collective bargaining arrangements.

On 16 July 2014 the ACCC issued a final determination granting authorisation for a period of ten years. A copy of the ACCC's determination is available by following the links below.

Applicant(s)

  • Victorian Association of Newsagents (VANA Ltd)

Authorisation number(s)

  • A91426