Regulatory projects

Title Industry Typesort descending Status
ARTC advices on reviews Rail Access undertaking Finalised
25 Sep 2012

These letters from the ARTC document the progress of various reviews related to the 2011 Hunter Valley undertaking.

Telstra - PSTN undertaking 1999 Communications Access undertaking Finalised

Following consultation and analysis the undertaking was rejected and a final report outlining the decision was issued in July 2000.

Interstate Rail access undertaking 2018 Rail Access undertaking Withdrawn
25 January 2019

On 2 March 2018, ARTC lodged a replacement undertaking for the interstate rail network. This undertaking is to replace ARTC's 2008 undertaking, which expires 31 August 2018. The access undertaking covers the terms and conditions of access for parties seeking to run trains on the mainline standard gauge rail track owned or leased by ARTC.

Telstra core services access undertaking Communications Access undertaking Finalised

In December 2004 the ACCC released a final decision reiterating its draft views on LCS and PSTN.

Interstate Rail access undertaking 2002 Rail Access undertaking Expired
1 Jun 2007

This undertaking was effective until 1 June 2007. A minor amendment to the undertaking was accepted in 2003.

Hunter Valley access undertaking 2011 Rail Access undertaking Accepted
29 Jun 2011

ARTC lodged an access undertaking application for the Hunter Valley Rail Network with the ACCC.

Telstra's AMPS/GSM/PSTN undertaking - November 1997 Communications Access undertaking Finalised

In November 1997 Telstra lodged three undertakings with the ACCC specifying the terms and conditions upon which Telstra proposed to meet its standard access obligations to supply PSTN, GSM (digital mobile) and AMPS (analogue mobile) origination and termination services.

Interstate rail access undertaking 2008 Rail Access undertaking Accepted
30 Jul 2008

On 30 July 2008, the ACCC accepted ARTC’s interstate rail Access undertaking (ARTC’s undertaking).

Emerald Logistics 2013 Wheat export Access undertaking Expired
4 September 2014

Information about the Access undertaking for Emerald Logistics Services Pty Ltd (Emerald)

Optus mobile terminating access service undertaking 2007 Communications Access undertaking Finalised

On 16 February 2007 Optus lodged an ordinary access undertaking (Optus 2007 Undertaking) with the ACCC about the mobile terminating access service (MTAS).

Hunter Valley access undertaking 2016 Rail Access undertaking Withdrawn
15 June 2016

On 23 December 2015, ARTC submitted an access undertaking to the ACCC for assessment pursuant to Part IIIA of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (the Act). The access undertaking is in relation to the provision of access to the Hunter Valley Rail Network operated by ARTC in New South Wales.

The ACCC previously accepted an access undertaking on 29 June 2011 in relation to the Hunter Valley Rail Network. The ACCC has approved an extension of the term of the 2011 HVAU to 31 December 2016.

Hunter Valley access undertaking 2009 Rail Access undertaking Withdrawn
21 Apr 2010

On 23 April 2009, ARTC lodged an access undertaking application for the Hunter Valley Rail Network with the ACCC for assessment.

Australian Bulk Alliance 2011 Wheat export Access undertaking Expired
28 September 2011

ABA submitted an Access Undertaking 2011

Hutchison mobile terminating access service undertaking 2005 Communications Access undertaking Finalised
October 2005

On 23 June 2006, the ACCC issued its final decision to reject Hutchison's undertakings.