The ACCC's formal market inquiries process has closed. However, the ACCC is continuing to accept submissions from interested parties. Queries and submissions regarding the ACCC's review may be addressed to Elizabeth Elias / Fiona Sam at ForsterHospitalacquisition@accc.gov.au or by post to:
ACCC Merger Investigations Branch
Att: Elizabeth Elias/Fiona Sam
GPO Box 3131
Canberra ACT 2601
For more details please refer to the Market Inquiries letter and Q&A document below.
Market Inquiries Letter - PDF - 10 January 2017 10th January 2017 MER17+143.pdf (178.1 KB)
Market Inquiries Letter - Word - 10 January 2017 10th January 2017 MER17+32.docx (96.3 KB)
Q&A - PDF - 3 February 2017 3rd February 2017 MER17+1026.pdf (199.7 KB)
Q&A - Word - 3 February 2017 3rd February 2017 MER17+986.docx (56.3 KB)
10th January 2017
ACCC commenced review under the Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines.
31st January 2017
Closing date for submissions from interested parties. ACCC continuing to conduct market inquiries and consulting with merger parties on any relevant issues or concerns arising.
16th March 2017
Provisional date for announcement of ACCC's decision (as outlined in the Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines, this may be a final decision or release of a Statement of Issues).