ACCC consults on NBN Co’s special access undertaking (SAU) variation proposal
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has today released a consultation paper on NBN Co’s SAU variation. This follows NBN Co’s lodgement of the proposed variation in November 2022.
This latest proposal and consultation reflects further developments in NBN Co’s attempts to overhaul the existing SAU, accepted by the SAU in 2013, to reflect further developments in technology, increase certainty for access seekers on pricing, and move towards a more standard utility-style regulatory framework.
NBN Co’s latest proposals are accompanied by two expert reports prepared by Frontier Economics: