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

Key People

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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