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Exposure draft – Competition and Consumer (Australian Consumer Law) Amendment Regulations 2010


Thursday, 30 September 2010

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The Treasury has released a draft of the Competition and Consumer (Australian Consumer Law) Amendment Regulations 2010 for consultation. These regulations form part of the Australian Consumer Law (ACL), which is being developed by the Ministerial Council on Consumer Affairs (MCCA). The ACL is scheduled to commence as a law of the Commonwealth and each state and territory on 1 January 2011.

Making a submission

Interested parties are invited to comment in response to the consultation of the regulations. While submissions may be lodged electronically or by post, electronic lodgement is preferred. For accessibility reasons, please submit responses sent via email in a Word or RTF format. An additional PDF version may also be submitted.

All information (including name and address details) contained in submissions will be made available to the public on the Treasury website unless you indicate that you would like all or part of your submission to remain in confidence. Automatically generated confidentiality statements in emails do not suffice for this purpose. Respondents who would like part of their submission to remain in confidence should provide this information marked as such in a separate attachment. Legal requirements, such as those imposed by the Freedom of Information Act 1982, may affect the confidentiality of your submission.

Closing date for submissions: Wednesday, 13 October 2010

Address written submissions to:
MCCA Australian Consumer Law Draft Regulations Consultation
Infrastructure, Competition and Consumer Division
The Treasury
Langton Crescent

Email: australianconsumerlaw@treasury.gov.au

Documents Available:

Acrobat (PDF) documents

 Acrobat (PDF)

Consultation Paper and Draft Regulations  582.40kb

Microsoft Word (RTF) documents

 Microsoft Word (RTF)

Consultation Paper and Draft Regulations - Part 1  340.52kb
Consultation Paper and Draft Regulations - Part 2  457.71kb

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Submissions: Exposure draft – Competition and Consumer (Australian Consumer Law) Amendment Regulations 2010 - 20/10/2010
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