Latest ACCC News

NSW Police issue warning after rise in elaborate phone scams
ACCC proposes to authorise ‘Fair Go Dairy’ licensing scheme
Mitsubishi’s 10-year conditional warranty allowed to stand
BGC’s proposed acquisition of Midland Brick not opposed
Demand for interstate travel can jump start airline recovery
Ombudsman’s office ready to assist with Dairy Code disputes
COVID shines light on failure of energy system for people experiencing disadvantage
CBA announces agreement to merge Aussie Home Loans with Lendi
ACCC alleges Facebook misled consumers when promoting app to ‘protect’ users’ data
Ombudsman backs ACCC’s concerns over Woolworths’ PFD tilt
Ex BlueScope GM Jason Ellis convicted and sentenced for obstructing ACCC cartel investigation
Toyota updates remaining outstanding Takata airbags to critical
Improvement needed on Dairy Code compliance
ACCC alleges RFG engaged in unconscionable and misleading conduct
Antitrust: US pulls out big gun in fight against Facebook and Google
Preliminary competition concerns over Woolworths’ PFD acquisition
Woolies power grab food supply chain: peak bodies call on ACCC to stop merger with PFD foods
IOOF’s acquisition of MLC Wealth Management not opposed
Government must act on ACCC findings on perishable agricultural goods
ACCC report backs competition advocacy for farmers
Two new Commissioners appointed to ACCC
Appointments to Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Consumers benefit from reduced prices in a year affected by COVID
Australian petrol prices higher but still below pre-pandemic levels
New fair trading law needed to enhance Australia’s perishable agricultural markets
Release of ACCC perishable agricultural goods inquiry report
Improved access to key online services during COVID
Parliament threatens Australia’s access to news
Health funds pay policyholders $500 million less due to COVID-19
ANZ, Citigroup and Deutsche Bank committed for trial in Federal Court on criminal cartel charges
ACCC’s Pacific National appeal will not be heard by High Court
Shop smart and local this Christmas
Key to Reforming National Electricity Market: Build On Demand Response
Kogan to pay $350,000 for misleading tax time promotion
Indigenous Affairs Committee tables its report on food pricing and food security in remote communities
Labor launches child care Calculator
ACCC issues public warning notice about Unfair Dismissals Direct
Release of ACCC Home Loan Price Inquiry final report
Home loan borrowers missing out on significant savings by not switching
Court action against Hutchinson and CFMMEU over alleged boycott
Caravan and motorhome owners urged to check for deadly faulty water heaters before holidays
Broadband speeds reach record highs during pandemic
Call to check for deadly airbags before holidays
Strong Public Support for Big Tech to Pay for News
Toyota undertakes to improve consumer guarantees compliance
New rules to detect, trace and block scam calls
Coles Appoints Jeff Kennett as Independent Arbiter Under Food and Grocery Code
Criminal cartel charges laid against pharmaceutical ingredient company and its former export manager