The New Zealand Commerce Commission and the ACCC have welcomed the passing of the New Zealand Commerce Commission (International Co-operation, and Fees) Act, which enables the two agencies to cooperate more effectively in dealing with trans-Tasman competition, consumer and telecommunications issues. The Act also provides for renewal of New Zealand Commerce Commission's cooperation arrangement with the ACCC.

For more information, please see the ACCC Media Release. To view a copy of the Act, please click here.