Latest ACCC News

Private health insurers to cooperate on COVID-19 coverage and deferral of premiums
ACCC seeking farmer input to inquiry into farm machinery
ACCC concludes investigation into CBH’s Paddock Planner App
Co-operation on funding to aid smaller lenders during COVID-19
Private and public hospitals to cooperate on COVID-19 in Victoria and Queensland
TEG Live to refund over $5 million to consumers for USA basketball games
Telecommunication priorities during COVID-19 crisis
Scammers targeting superannuation in COVID-19 crisis
Oil companies allowed to co-operate to secure fuel supply during COVID-19 pandemic
Medicine manufacturers to coordinate on COVID-19 response
Co-operation to support reliable energy sector authorised
Shopping centres to co-operate to support retail tenants
Insurers to offer deferred payments, refunds under small business relief package
ACCC guidance on NBN access inquiries
Govt must rein in tech giants before it’s too late for Australian media
Coal producers can collectively negotiate with Port of Newcastle
Small business guidance about refunds and cancellations due to COVID-19
Asahi-CUB deal subject to cider and beer divestments
NBN Co, telcos to coordinate on demand surge and consumer support package
Medicine wholesalers to co-operate on access to pharmaceutical products
Bunnings’ Adelaide Tools acquisition not opposed
Banks authorised to co-operate on loan relief and services
Competition will be key to driving economic recovery
CBA to deliver more support measures to help more businesses
Banks to help commercial landlords who help tenants through COVID19
Now is not time for two dominant retailers to own us all
ACCC response to COVID-19 pandemic
Proposal to set minimum advertised prices on power tools raises concerns
1300 Australia to remove alleged unfair terms and refund excessive termination fees
ACCC authorises Regional Express to coordinate with other airlines
Bauer Media’s proposed acquisition of Pacific Magazines not opposed
Cooperation to aid supply of COVID-19 medical equipment
ACCC will not oppose Coles’ proposed acquisition of Jewel Fine Foods
Supermarkets to work together to ensure grocery supply
Stamping out coronavirus scams
Australian Banking Association small business relief package
Banks announce Small Business Relief Package
Warning on COVID-19 scams
Product safety priorities focus on button battery safety
Advice on event and travel cancellations due to COVID-19
Debt collector Panthera responds to ACCC’s penalty announcement
Debt collector Panthera to pay $500,000 in penalties for undue harassment
Australian motorists must benefit from any sustained crude oil price fall
Case against Ramsay Health Care dismissed
BAR Group pays penalty for alleged misleading advertising
Gen Z fastest growing victims of scams
New laws aimed at fairer power prices for consumers
Ad tech and ad agency services inquiry kicks off