Progress

Current status
under deliberation
08 Jun 2022 under deliberation

Scope

Implementers
Australia
Policy Area
Other operating condition
Policy Instrument
Consumer protection regulation
Regulated Economic Activity
platform intermediary: user-generated content
Government Branch
executive
Government Body
competition authority
Implementation Level
national

Timeline of events

08 Jun 2022
under deliberation

ACCC announces Federal court proceedings against Airbnb for misleading pricing practices

On 8 June 2022, the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) announced proceedings with the Federal Court against Airbnb, Inc. and Airbnb Ireland UC for misleading pricing practices. Allegedly, between January 2018 and August 2021, Airbnb…

Source
Event type public lawsuit
Action type announcement
Government branch executive
Government body competition authority