The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is an independent Commonwealth statutory authority whose role is to enforce the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 and a range of additional legislation, promoting competition, fair trading and regulating national infrastructure for the benefit of all Australians.
Appropriations 319638000
Departmental expenses 298041000
Average staffing level 1235

Further information

  • Type of Body

    A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification


  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Competition and Consumer Act 2010

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • Materiality


  • GFS Function / Sector Reported


  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Statutory Agency

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

    6 November 1995

  • Postal Address

    GPO Box 3131 Canberra ACT 2601

Enquiry Lines

Title Phone Number Hours of Operation Description
Competition and Consumer information - A 1300 302 502 9am-5pm Monday to Friday Information line to explain rights and obligations to business and consumers
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