Assa Abloy Australia Pacific Pty Ltd acquisitions of the Seal Doors Group and E Plus Building Products Pty Ltd

Acquirer(s)

  • Assa Abloy Australia Pacific Pty Ltd

Target(s)

  • Seal Doors Group, and E Plus Building Products Pty Ltd

Summary

On 29 March 2019, Assa Abloy acquired the Seal Doors Group, including seven of its subsidiaries (but not E Plus). Assa Abloy also proposed to acquire E Plus.

ACCC correspondence

Document title Date

Statement of issues

Document title Date

Timeline

DateEvent
21/08/2019ACCC commenced review under the Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines.
06/09/2019Closing date for submissions.
04/10/2019ACCC requested further information from Assa Abloy.
22/10/2019ACCC received further information from Assa Abloy
30/10/2019ACCC requested further information from Assa Abloy.
04/11/2019ACCC received further information from Assa Abloy.
14/11/2019ACCC published a Statement of Issues outlining preliminary competition concerns.
21/11/2019ACCC discontinued its public review after Assa Abloy informed of its intention to withdraw its proposed acquisition of E Plus.