ACCC commenced review under the Merger Process Guidelines.
15th December 2016
Closing date for submissions.
25th January 2017
Former provisional decision date of 16 February 2017 delayed due to delays in receiving information from the parties.
1st March 2017
Former proposed decision date of 2 March 2017 delayed to allow the parties to provide additional information.
2nd March 2017
Former proposed decision date of 3 March 2017 delayed to allow the parties to provide additional information.
16th March 2017
ACCC published a Statement of Issues outlining preliminary competition concerns.
30th March 2017
Closing date for submissions relating to Statement of Issues.
18th April 2017
Former proposed decision date of 20 April 2017 delayed to allow the ACCC to consider additional information provided by the parties.
4th May 2017
ACCC announced it would not oppose the proposed acquisition.
During the course of the review the ACCC also made a number of document and information requests to Caltex and Milemaker that are not separately identified in the entries above. Collectively, the parties took 70 business days to respond to these other requests.
* Total Review days = Total business days less public holidays and time during which the review was suspended.