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  • New Caravan Survey - Consumers

    One of the ACCC’s priorities is to empower consumers and improve industry compliance with consumer guarantees, with a focus on high value goods including caravans. We have seen an increase in consumer reports to the ACCC about issues with caravan purchases in the last few years. We are... More

    Closes 10 December 2021

  • New Caravan Survey - Retailers

    One of the ACCC’s priorities is to empower consumers and improve industry compliance with consumer guarantees, with a focus on high value goods including caravans. We have seen an increase in consumer reports to the ACCC about issues with caravan purchases in the last few years. We are... More

    Closes 10 December 2021

  • Information from the ACCC

    The ACCC has become aware of a number of posts and comments between members of the Bricklayers Perth Private Facebook Group which could risk breaching the competition laws in the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) (the CCA). The posts and comments of concern appear, on their face, to... More

    Closes 19 November 2022

Closed Consultations

  • Buying a franchise? We'd like to hear from you

    The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) would like to hear from people who are thinking about buying a franchise to find out what questions they have or what information they need. More

    Closed 1 December 2021

  • Sunwater: Part 6 exemption consultation

    On 27 October 2021, the ACCC formed the view that Sunwater is a Part 6 operator. This means that the ACCC will be required to regulate Sunwater’s infrastructure charges for six water supply schemes under Part 6 of the Water Charge Rules 2010 (WCR) unless the ACCC grants Sunwater an exemption.... More

    Closed 17 November 2021

  • Consumer Data Right sponsored accreditation – information security self assessment and attestation

    Version 3 of the Competition and Consumer (Consumer Data Right) Rules 2020 (Rules) introduces new ways businesses can participate in the CDR and includes sponsored accreditation. The sponsored level of accreditation removes the requirement to provide an independent third party assurance... More

    Closed 8 November 2021

  • 2021 Strategic Review - external stakeholder survey

    The ACCC's Compliance and enforcement policy & priorities sets out our priority areas for compliance and enforcement activities and lists the primary factors we will take into account when deciding to pursue issues or matters. Feedback from businesses and consumers is invaluable when... More

    Closed 3 November 2021

  • Lower Murray Water - Part 6 of the Water Charge Rules decision and exemption consultation

    On 8 September 2021, Lower Murray Water (LMW) notified the ACCC of its status under Part 6 of the Water Charge Rules 2010 (WCR) and applied for an exemption from the operation of the requirements of Divisions 2-4 of Part 6. The ACCC is seeking stakeholder views to help it decide if LMW is or... More

    Closed 4 October 2021