Updates

21 March 2019

David Jones to conduct joint promotions with concession stores

The ACCC has issued a final determination re-authorising David Jones department stores to invite “concession stores”, which operate separate businesses within David Jones stores and/or sell through David Jones' online retail store, to take part in David Jones promotions.

The ACCC has previously granted authorisation to David Jones for substantially the same conduct three times, each time for five years.  The current authorisation is due to expire on 17 April 2019, which is why David Jones is seeking re-authorisation.

1 March 2019

Tobacco Free certification trademark approved

The ACCC has approved an application for a certification trademark that signals to potential investors that investments by a fund manager or financial institution are ‘tobacco-free’.
1 March 2019

David Jones to conduct joint promotions with concession stores

The ACCC has issued a draft determination proposing to re-authorise David Jones department stores to invite “concession stores”, which operate separate businesses within David Jones stores and/or sell through David Jones' online retail store, to take part in David Jones promotions.
28 February 2019

ACCC grants interim authorisation to the Recruitment, Consulting & Staffing Association

The ACCC has granted interim authorisation to allow the Recruitment, Consulting & Staffing Association Limited (RCSA) to continue to give effect to RCSA’s previously authorised Professional Conduct Regime.
15 February 2019

ACCC issues ACCCount for October to December 2018 quarter

ACCCount details the ACCC’s enforcement, compliance, merger, adjudication, economic regulation, market studies, advocacy and international activities.
7 February 2019

ACCC seeks views on regulation at GrainCorp's Portland bulk grain port terminal

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has released an issues paper seeking views on whether to exempt GrainCorp Operations Limited (GrainCorp) from certain parts of the Code at its port terminal facility at Portland.
1 February 2019

ACCC authorises collective waste tendering by two Queensland Councils

The ACCC has released a final determination granting authorisation to Central Highlands Regional Council and Isaac Regional Council (the Applicants) to jointly tender, and enter in a contract or contracts, for the acquisition of waste collection services until 4 October 2029.