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Open Consultations

  • Agricultural machinery: after-sales markets - discussion paper

    The ACCC is seeking submissions to its discussion paper on agricultural machinery after-sales markets. We invite farmers, dealers, repairers, industry bodies, manufacturers and other interested stakeholders to make a submission in response to the discussion paper . Submissions We... More

    Closes 31 May 2020

Closed Consultations

  • 2020 Consultation on ACCC Guide to the Electricity Retail Code

    The Competition and Consumer (Industry Code—Electricity Retail) Regulations 2019 (the Code) came into force on 1 July 2019. The Code, as a mandatory industry code under Part IVB of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010, is binding on all retailers that supply electricity to small customers in... More

    Closed 22 May 2020

  • CTS participant screening questionnaire

    The ACCC is building a Conformance Test Suite (CTS) that will be a key part of the Consumer Data Right (CDR) onboarding process. The goal of the CTS is to give the ACCC confidence that participants can enter the CDR ecosystem without disruption and are capable of conforming with the Consumer... More

    Closed 14 May 2020

  • Button battery safety - Assessment of regulatory options - Consultation paper

    The ACCC is continuing its investigation into button battery safety and considering the options of implementing a mandatory safety and information standard for button batteries and products containing button batteries under the Australian Consumer Law (ACL). For the purposes of... More

    Closed 30 April 2020

  • Purchasers of agricultural machinery survey

    The ACCC is consulting with stakeholders about their experiences in relation to purchasing, servicing and repairing agricultural machinery. This survey is open to people who have purchased agricultural machinery in Australia in the last ten years. Other parties with an interest in... More

    Closed 22 April 2020

  • Draft Guidelines on Part XICA – Prohibited conduct in the energy market consultation 2020

    The ACCC has now concluded its consultation on the Draft Guidelines on Part XICA – Prohibited conduct in the energy market. The public submissions we received are available above. Part XICA was introduced into the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (CCA) following the passing of the ... More

    Closed 3 April 2020