Merger guidelines

This publication outlines the analytical and evaluative framework applied by the ACCC when reviewing mergers under the Competition and Consumer Act 2010.

It provides guidance on the factors the ACCC considers relevant to its consideration of mergers and includes discussion of the issues relevant to enforceable undertakings.

The current guidelines were published in 2008 and replace the  Merger guidelines 1999 [ pdf (487.85 KB) ] .