On 18 September 2018, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission issued its determination relating to an access dispute between Port of Newcastle Operations and Glencore Coal Assets Australia. This access dispute concerned access charges and other conditions of access to the ‘declared’ shipping channel service at the Port of Newcastle.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) declares pursuant to s. 152AL(3) of the Act that the Domestic transmission capacity service is a 'declared service' for the purposes of Part XIC of the Trade Practices Act 1974.
The ACCC has decided to publish the following determinations about the terms of access to the wholesale line rental service (WLR).
In December 2010 the ACCC decided to publish a final determinations and statement of reasons in relation to a WLR access dispute.