On 27 October 2022 the ACCC released a draft decision for comment and published notice to extend the inquiry and current interim access determination.
Under the draft decision, regulated SBAS access prices will continue to be benchmarked to NBN prices for equivalent residential broadband services. New measures proposed in the draft decision include regulation of access prices at the 50/20 Mbps speed tier and charges for customer connections, transfers and appointments. The draft decision also includes new requirements to improve the transparency of SBAS network performance and reliability.
Submissions in response to the draft decision closed on 9 December 2022.