On 8 October 2019, the ACCC issued a formal warning to NBN Co under subsection 103(4) of the Telecommunications Act 1997 (Cth) in relation to a contravention of the service provider rule set out in subsection 152BA(2) of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) (CCA). The ACCC is satisfied that NBN Co contravened the service provider rule by failing to comply with the non-discrimination obligations in section 152AXD of the CCA when building fibre infrastructure and other related activities to supply wholesale business grade NBN services.
Vodafone Hutchison Australia Pty Limited ACN 096 304 620 (Vodafone) has offered and the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (pursuant to a delegation from the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC)) has accepted a court enforceable undertaking in relation to its third party billing service known as “Direct Carrier Billing” (DCB).
Statements given to the ACCC by a carrier or carriage service provider under section 152BEBE of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (CCA) about differences between an access agreement (AA) and a special access undertaking (SAU).
The ACCC has decided to publish the following determinations about the terms of access to the unconditioned local loop service (ULLS).
In December 2010 the ACCC decided to publish final determinations and statements of reasons in relation to four ULLS access disputes.