Sydney Aviation Alliance - Sydney Airport

Acquirer(s)

  • Sydney Aviation Alliance

Target(s)

  • Sydney Airport Limited and Sydney Airport Trust 1

Summary

Sydney Aviation Alliance proposes to acquire Sydney Airport Limited and Sydney Airport Trust 1 (together Sydney Airport).

Sydney Airport supplies a range of aviation services.

Sydney Aviation Alliance is a consortium of investment funds invested in a range of infrastructure assets including other airports in Australia.

Market inquiries

Submissions are invited from interested parties regarding Sydney Aviation Alliance’s proposed acquisition of Sydney Airport.

The closing date for submissions is 28 October 2021. Submissions should be forwarded electronically (preferably in PDF format) to mergers@accc.gov.au with the title “Submission re: Proposed acquisition of Sydney Airport - attention Braeden Smith / Sophia Liu".

Following the closing date, queries regarding the ACCC’s review may be addressed to Braeden Smith / Sophia Liu at mergers@accc.gov.au. For more details, please refer to the attached market inquiries letter.

Timeline

DateEvent
07/10/2021ACCC commenced informal review under the Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines.
28/10/2021Closing date for submissions.
02/12/2021Former proposed decision date (16 December 2021) brought forward to 9 December 2021.
09/12/2021Provisional date for announcement of ACCC’s findings (as outlined in the Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines, this may be a final decision or release of a Statement of Issues).

Project staff

  • Braeden Smith
  • Sophia Liu

Contact email