Regulatory projects

Title Industry Type Status
NBN Co - special access undertaking 2013 Communications Access undertaking Finalised
13 Dec 2013

On 19 November 2013, NBN Co Ltd lodged a varied special access undertaking (SAU) with the ACCC.

NBN Points of Interconnect POIs Communications Review Ongoing

In 2010, the Australian government asked the ACCC and NBN Co to publicly consult and agree the number and location of initial points of interconnection to the National Broadband Network that will best meet the long-term interests of end-users.

NBN Co - special access undertaking 2012 Communications Access undertaking Finalised
21 Aug 2013

The ACCC is now considering the SAU under the criteria set out in section 152CBD of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (CCA).

Telstra's migration plan required measures 2, 3, 4 & 6 Communications Compliance assessment Ongoing
26 September 2013

This project page contains Telstra’s submission of required measures 2, 3, 4 and 6 which relate to:

  • the process for managed disconnection of copper services on the disconnection date
  • the process for managed disconnection of hybrid fibre coaxial (HFC) services
  • the process for Telstra to build copper paths at premises which had previously been permanently disconnected, in order to supply special services and special service inputs
  • an information security plan on the use and disclosure of NBN Co migration information.
Access codes - telecommunications facilities Communications Access declaration Finalised

On 18 September 2013 the ACCC decided to vary the Facilities Access Code.

Building Block Model Record Keeping Rule Communications Review Finalised

On 28 June 2013, the ACCC varied the BBM RKR after completing its variation inquiry.

Sydney Airport regional aviation 2013 Airports Price notification Finalised

On 14 August 2013 the ACCC released its decision, which was not to object to the price notification.

Division 12 Record Keeping Rule Communications Review Finalised

The RKR applicable to the 2012-13 reporting period is the Division 12 RKR (August 2010).

Airservices Australia 2013 Airports Price notification Finalised

The ACCC released its decision to not object to Airservices' price notification on 14 June 2013.

Wholesale ADSL final access determination (FAD) 2013 Communications Access determination Finalised

On 29 May 2013, the ACCC made a Final Access Determination (FAD) for the declared Wholesale ADSL Service.

SSFL variation 2013 Rail Undertaking variation Accepted
10 Apr 2013

On 10 April 2013 the ACCC made a final decision to consent to ARTC's proposed undertaking variation.

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).

Annual compliance assessment 2011 Rail Compliance assessment Finalised
5 Apr 2013

The ACCC carried out a compliance assessment and determined that ARTC has complied with pricing principles specified in clause 4.10 of the undertaking for the period 1 July 2011 to 31 December 2011.

Local Bitstream Access Service (LBAS) declaration Communications Access declaration Finalised

On 22 February 2012, the ACCC made a decision to declare a layer 2 bitstream service, to be called the local bitstream access service (LBAS).