THL Group (Australia) Pty Ltd - Apollo Tourism & Leisure Ltd

Acquirer(s)

  • THL Group (Australia) Pty Ltd

Target(s)

  • Apollo Tourism & Leisure Ltd

Summary

Tourism Holdings Limited (THL) and its wholly owned subsidiary THL Group (Australia) Pty Ltd proposes to acquire Apollo Tourism & Leisure Ltd (Apollo).

THL and Apollo overlap in the rental, sale and manufacturing of recreation vehicles.

Market inquiries

The ACCC has published a Statement of Issues outlining preliminary concerns in relation to the proposed acquisition.

The ACCC invites submissions on its Statement of Issues by Thursday, 19 May 2022. Submissions should be forwarded electronically (preferably in PDF format) to mergers@accc.gov.au with the title “Submission re Statement of Issues: THL acquisition of Apollo – attention Ninad Kulkarni / Nicholas Wellfare”.

Following 19 May 2022, queries regarding the ACCC’s review may be addressed to Ninad Kulkarni / Nicholas Wellfare at mergers@accc.gov.au.

For more details, please refer to the Statement of Issues below.

Market inquiries

Statement of issues

Timeline

DateEvent
28/01/2022ACCC commenced review under the Merger Process Guidelines.
18/02/2022Closing date for submissions.
30/03/2022Former provisional date for announcement of findings (7 April 2022) delayed to allow parties more time to provide additional information.
28/04/2022ACCC published a Statement of Issues outlining preliminary competition concerns.
19/05/2022Closing date for submissions relating to Statement of Issues.
21/07/2022Proposed date for announcement of ACCC’s findings.

Project staff

  • Ninad Kulkarni
  • Nicholas Wellfare

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