Bingo Industries Limited - proposed acquisition of Dial-a-Dump Industries Pty Ltd

Acquirer(s)

  • Bingo Industries Limited

Target(s)

  • Dial-a-Dump Industries Pty Ltd

Summary

Bingo proposed to acquire Dial-a-Dump. Bingo and Dial-a-Dump are both providers of commercial and industrial, and building and demolition waste collection and processing services in the Greater Sydney area.

Statement of issues

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Public competition assessment

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Timeline

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13/09/2018ACCC commenced review under the Merger Process Guidelines.
28/09/2018Closing date for submissions from interested parties.
11/10/2018ACCC requested further information from the parties.
16/10/2018Former provisional decision date of 8 November 2018 delayed to allow the ACCC more time to consider market feedback.
26/10/2018ACCC received further information from the parties.
16/11/2018Former provisional decision date of 22 November 2018 delayed to allow the ACCC more time to consider market feedback.
29/11/2018ACCC published a Statement of Issues outlining preliminary competition concerns.
13/12/2018Closing date for submissions relating to Statement of Issues.
14/12/2018ACCC requested further information from the parties.
08/01/2019ACCC published draft 87B undertaking proffered by Bingo. ACCC sought industry participants’ views on the draft undertaking.
25/01/2019ACCC received further information from the parties.
30/01/2019Closing date for submissions relating to Bingo’s draft 87B Undertaking.
13/02/2019Former provisional decision date of 21 February 2019 delayed to allow the ACCC more time to analyse information received.
28/02/2019ACCC announced it would not oppose the proposed acquisition, subject to a section 87B undertaking accepted by the ACCC.