Statement of Issues - Word version 11th June 2015 MER15+5454.docx (134.8 KB)
16th March 2015
ACCC commenced review under the Merger Process Guidelines.
2nd April 2015
Closing date for submissions from interested parties.
23rd April 2015
Former proposed decision date of 7 May delayed to allow receipt of further information from Ramsay and WDS.
13th May 2015
ACCC received further information from the merger parties.
11th June 2015
ACCC published a Statement of Issues outlining preliminary competition concerns.
2nd July 2015
Closing date for submissions relating to Statement of Issues.
6th August 2015
Ramsay withdrew its request for an informal merger review. Consequently, the ACCC discontinued its review without making a final decision. The former proposed decision date of the review was 27 August 2015.
* Total Review days = Total business days less public holidays and time during which the review was suspended.