This is the ACCC's first interim report as part of its inquiry into markets for the supply of digital platform services. This report provides an in-depth focus on online private messaging services in Australia. It also updates the ACCC’s previous analysis in relation to search and social media platforms and identifies competition and consumer issues common across these platforms.
ACCCount details the ACCC's activities in the enforcement of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010, merger reviews, compliance actions, adjudication issues, economic regulation and international involvement.
The ACCC was required to report to the Minister for Communications by 21 October 2020 on certain aspects of the Regional Broadband Scheme, as set out in the Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Competition and Consumer) Act 2020. Specifically, the estimated losses of NBN Co’s fixed wireless and satellite services, and the levy required to offset the losses.
Information on how scammers are using the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic to take advantage of people across Australia and the three main types of scams we are seeing. This fact sheet is available in 12 languages.
The ACCC has completed its tenth annual report under the Water Act 2007 (Cth). The report provides information on the state of the rural water sector in the Murray–Darling Basin for the 2018–19 financial year.