Regulator accepts Telstra's structural separation plan

Tuesday 28 February 2012 | 00:43 CET | News
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has accepted Telstra's structural separation undertaking (SSU) and approved its draft migration plan. The undertaking implements structural separation through migration to the National Broadband Network (NBN). Telstra has undertaken to deliver price equivalence to all its copper-based access services and exchanges through new wholesale contracts that will specify that, as a default position, the charges set out in ACCC access determinations are to apply. The recent declaration of the wholesale ADSL service means that this principle will also

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Australian Competition and Consumer Commission / NBN Co / Telstra
Countries: Australia
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