Search

Found 683 results (0.12 seconds)

Search results

  1. Small business in focus - 1 January to 30 June 2018 ( PDF 453.54 KB )

    28 August 2018 - surcharges—only charge what it costs you Unfair contract terms: New protection for small businesses Franchising: what you need to know … https://www.accc.gov.au/publications/payment-surcharges-only-charge-what-it-costs-you https://www.accc.gov.au/publications/unfair-contract-terms-new-protection-for-small-businesses …
  2. Private health insurance

    7 June 2017 - Levy Surcharge, as distinct from the Medicare Levy, is an additional tax imposed on high-income earners who do not have … for individuals or $180,000 for families as at 2016/2017) will save on the Medicare Levy Surcharge by purchasing appropriate private health insurance. The majority of Australian consumers do not incur the Medicare Levy Surcharge and are not able to save …
  3. ACCC appeal upheld in air cargo case

    21 March 2016 - in by PT Garuda Indonesia Ltd (Garuda) and Air New Zealand Ltd (Air NZ) relating to the imposition of agreed surcharges … relating to the imposition of air cargo surcharges on cargo sent to Australia,” ACCC Chairman Rod Sims said. “Although … this decision is significant because it confirms the ACCC’s view that the conduct by the airlines in fixing air cargo surcharges
  4. CCA compliance in interesting times

    24 February 2017 - arrangements. Payment surcharges In September last year, we began enforcing the ban on excessive surcharges as outlined in the Competition and Consumer Amendment (Payment Surcharges) Bill 2015.   The ban stops businesses from charging payment surchargessurcharging behaviour that may breach component pricing provisions. Broadband performance and speed claims The communication …
  5. High Court rules in ACCC's favour in air cargo cartel case

    14 June 2017 - alleging they colluded with other airlines on charges for fuel, security, insurance surcharges, and a customs fee …
  6. Deliver priority consumer law outcomes: Actions undertaken to achieve our purpose

    18 October 2018 - Code of Conduct, new unfair contract terms laws and compliance with excessive payment surcharge laws scam disruption other … the recent ACL review. Excessive payment surcharges ban In 2017–18 the ACCC continued priority work to enforce the ban on excessive payment surcharges on debit and credit cards. The ban applied to large businesses in Australian from 1 September 2016 …
  7. Small business concerns continue to rise

    26 July 2016 - said. “Concerns about changes to new credit card surcharging laws in September, and new changes to the ACL that will extend … from the Small Business community." The ACCC has prepared advice for small business on the new credit card surcharging laws ( Excessive payment surcharges ) and new Unfair Contract Term protections ( Business-to-business unfair contract terms ). Small …
  8. Small Business in Focus 12 - 1 January to 30 June 2016 ( PDF 355.64 KB | DOC 231.5 KB )

    26 July 2016 - the unit and upcoming workshops is available at www.accc.gov. au/agriculture. Excessive payment surcharging Do you charge your customers a surcharge when they use a credit or debit card? Earlier in the year, the Competition and Consumer Act was amended to ban excessive payment surcharges by merchants when charging customers for the use of a credit or debit card. The Reserve …
  9. Stopping anti-competitive conduct: Actions undertaken to achieve our purpose

    18 October 2018 - of surcharges on air cargo services. PZ Cussons Australia Pty Ltd (appeal) Conduct commenced jurisdiction 20 February 2018 Full … of surcharges on air cargo services. Australian Egg Corporation Ltd (AECL) and others Conduct commenced concluded jurisdiction …
  10. Small business in focus ( PDF 322.05 KB | DOCX 2.77 MB )

    25 January 2017 - surcharging On 1 September 2016, a ban on excessive payment surcharges imposed by ‘large merchants’ came into effect. Large … http://www.accc.gov.au/business/pricing-surcharging/payment-surcharges Sharing economy The sharing economy is a system which enables people to utilise online or digital platforms to share … unfair contract terms on the business section of our website. Excessive payment surcharging On 1 September 2016, a ban …