Under section 52ZZS of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (CCA), a review of the operation of the News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining Code must commence by 2 March 2022.
On 28 February 2022, the Treasurer released terms of reference for the review.
The Treasury is undertaking the review, in consultation with the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, and the Australian Communications and Media Authority.
A consultation paper has been released to inform the review.
The review will report to the Treasurer and Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts in September 2022.