SBAS Final Access Determination Inquiry 2016

Combined SBAS/LBAS FAD inquiry discussion paper15 September 2016

On 15 September 2016, the ACCC released a discussion paper to start consultations on the combined SBAS/LBAS Final Access Determination (FAD) public inquiry.

The discussion paper seeks submissions on a range of issues relevant to the combined inquiry including:

  • options for determining LBAS and SBAS prices
  • the compliance costs of supplying an LBAS or SBAS and the potential option of exempting some carriers from the requirement to provide these services, and
  • the differential treatment of Telstra’s Fibre Access Broadband service to other superfast broadband services.

Submissions closed on 21 October 2016.