June 2015

Commission releases final report on Wellington Airport’s revised pricing

30 June 2015

The Commerce Commission has today released its final report confirming Wellington International Airport Limited (WIAL) is targeting returns for the period from 1 June 2014 to 31 March 2019 that fall within the estimated range of acceptable returns.

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Beware of website offering government grants and funding to businesses

30 June 2015

The Commerce Commission is warning start-up and small businesses to beware of an organisation called New Zealand Small Business Assistance Centre (NZSBAC) that is offering access to government grants.

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Connor Healthcare withdraws merger appeal

18 June 2015

Connor Healthcare Limited (Connor) has withdrawn its appeal to the High Court of the Commission’s decision declining clearance for it to acquire all of the shares in Acurity Health Group Limited (Acurity) that it did not already own.

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Commission begins industry and consumer engagement on IMs review

16 June 2015

The Commerce Commission has released its first paper for industry and consumers as part of the review of input methodologies announced last week.

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Commission opens consultation on dairy competition review

12 June 2015

The Commerce Commission today released a consultation paper outlining its proposed approach, timeframes and scope for its review of the state of competition in the New Zealand dairy industry.

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Commission issues notice of intention to begin input methodologies review

10 June 2015

The Commerce Commission has today issued its notice of intention to begin the review of input methodologies under Part 4 of the Commerce Act.

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Telco report shows strong growth in data consumption

8 June 2015

The Commerce Commission has today released its latest annual telecommunications monitoring report analysing the state of New Zealand’s telecommunications markets.

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Commission gives clearance to Staples/Office Depot merger

5 June 2015

The Commerce Commission has given clearance for Staples to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Office Depot, which trades in New Zealand as OfficeMax.

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Law change creates new climate for borrowing

3 June 2015

Consumers in the market for a loan can expect to see significant changes to lending practices after an overhaul of consumer credit law, which takes effect from Saturday.

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