ACCC Chairman Rod Sims on the ACCC’s rethink on the way it approaches spectrum ahead of 5G auction
From 6 November 2017, the ACCC is able to make class exemptions for specific types of business conduct. This is when we are satisfied that all the circumstances are unlikely to substantially lessen competition or are likely to result in a net public benefit.
The ACCC held eight public forums across northern Australia between 15 November and 6 December 2017.
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.
The ACCC released its interim report on 30 November 2017 and is seeking industry feedback.
On 28 September 2017 the Treasurer extended the reporting period for the inquiry.
Chairman Rod Sims discusses the ACCC's New Car Retailing Industry Market Study investigating the competitiveness of the Australian retail car industry.