Consumers

ACCCount 1 July to 30 September 2017

ACCCount details the ACCC's activities in the enforcement of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010, merger reviews, compliance actions, adjudication issues, economic regulation and international involvement.

Public forums

Have you felt the pressure of rising premiums or had difficulty getting insurance? Come to our public forums in northern Australia and have your say on home, contents and strata insurance.

Issues paper

On 24 October 2017, the ACCC released an issues paper seeking feedback on costs, premiums and profits, competition, consumer experiences, risk mitigation and regulation in the insurance sector. Submissions to the issues paper will close on 21 December 2017.

ACCC Retail Electricity Pricing Inquiry: Preliminary Report

The ACCC preliminary report into the electricity market highlights significant concerns about the operation of the National Electricity Market, which is leading to serious problems with affordability for consumers and businesses.