This report provides an update on key competition and consumer developments and trends in private health insurance between 1 July 2019 and 30 June 2020. It focuses on insurer responses to the COVID-19 pandemic, but also provides an update on ACCC enforcement action and other developments relating to the health sector.
This report contains observations about the key consumer and fair trading issues arising from COVID-19. It also details the activities conducted by the ACCC to assist consumers and businesses deal with the immediate impacts of the pandemic, as well as providing insights into the work being undertaken to address the long-term effects of COVID-19.
The 2019-20 container stevedoring monitoring report presents information on the financial and operational performance of the monitored container stevedores, as well as observations regarding key developments within the sector.
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.