Tabcorp Holdings Ltd - proposed acquisition of UNITAB Limited

Acquirer(s)

  • Tabcorp Holdings Ltd

Target(s)

  • UNITAB Limited

Market definition

For details regarding the market definition please see the Public Competition Assessment below.

Competition analysis

For details regarding the competition analysis please see the Public Competition Assessment below.

Statement of issues

Public competition assessment

Document title Date

Timeline

DateEvent
07/06/2006ACCC commenced assessment under Merger Review Process Guidelines
20/06/2006ACCC commenced market inquiries
04/07/2006Closing date for submissions from interested parties
19/07/2006Proposed annoucement of ACCC findings delayed due to a number of requests for an extension to the deadline to make submissions
02/08/2006ACCC published a Statement of Issues outlining preliminary competition concerns - Draft 87B undertaking proffered by Tabcorp. ACCC commences market inquiries.
11/08/2006Closing date for submissions relating to Statment of Issues and draft 87B undertakings
16/08/2006ACCC announced that it would oppose the proposed acquisition.