Sale of Hobart International Airport Pty Ltd


  • Tasmanian Gateway Consortium


  • Hobart Airport


As part of the 2007-08 state budget announced on 7 June 2007, the Tasmanian Government decided to sell Hobart International Airport Pty Limited, a subsidiary of the Tasmanian Ports Corporation Pty Limited.

The successful bidder was the Tasmanian Gateway Consortium.

Market definition

The ACCC did not consider it necessary to form a view in relation to market definition.

Competition analysis

The ACCC did not consider that the acquisition would be likely to give rise to any competition issues.