In October 2015 the ACCC created an Agriculture Unit to examine competition and unfair trading issues in agricultural supply chains. This publication provides a summary of the work undertaken by the Unit in its first year.
A detailed guide to assist farmers, industry representatives and agriculture businesses to understand the work of the ACCC that is relevant to the agriculture sector. This publication explains the laws administered by the ACCC and includes examples of past enforcement actions.
The report provides information for the 2014−15 year on regulated water charges, transformation arrangements, termination of irrigation network access, compliance with the Commonwealth water market rules and water charge rules, and related issues.