Broadcasting & content

The ACCC is responsible for the economic regulation of the communications sector, including the broadcasting and content sectors.

The ACCC performs industry-specific competition and access functions under the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 and other industry-specific legislation.

Projects

Title Industry Typesort descending Status
Foxtel - digital set top unit service special access undertaking 2006 Communications Access undertaking Finalised
2006

On 14 March 2007, the ACCC accepted Foxtel's special access undertaking.

Foxtel - digital set top unit service special access undertaking 2005 Communications Access undertaking Finalised
2005

On 6 October 2005 Foxtel Management Pty Ltd and Foxtel Cable Television Pty Ltd (together, Foxtel) lodged a special access undertaking (SAU) with the ACCC under section 152CBA of the Trade Practices Act 1974, now Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (the Act). The SAU relates to the terms and conditions of access to Foxtel’s digital set top unit service.

The ACCC released a discussion paper on Foxtel's SAU on 10 November 2005. Submissions on the undertaking were due by 14 February 2006.

Digital radio services Communications Access undertaking Ongoing
28 October 2016

On 3 July 2013, the ACCC began a consultation process in relation to the proposed variations.

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