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Consultation on Application for an Individual Exemption for a Joint Venture between Singapore Airlines Limited and Deutsche Lufthansa AG (until 3 December 2018)

MAVCOM has received an application for an individual exemption under Section 51 of the Malaysian Aviation Commission Act 2015 for a joint venture between Singapore Airlines Limited and Deutsche Lufthansa AG.

MAVCOM welcomes any party to submit written feedback on the individual exemption application by email to competition@mavcom.my by 3 December 2018.

Consultation on Application for an Individual Exemption for a Joint Venture between Singapore Airlines Limited and Deutsche Lufthansa AG

Consultation Paper on Aeronautical Charges Framework (Closed)

MAVCOM is currently developing an aeronautical charges framework which will serve as the long-term methodology for the setting of airport charges for all commercial airports in Malaysia. This Consultation Paper is a continuation of the consultation process with stakeholders for MAVCOM to provide a progress update and to discuss key issues arising with the development of this framework. MAVCOM is inviting comments on this Consultation Paper. The deadline for submission of feedback is by 5pm on Friday, 16 November 2018.

Consultation Paper on Aeronautical Charges Framework

Consultation on Draft Guidelines on the Determination of Financial Penalties and Draft Guidelines on Leniency Regime (Closed)

From 1 March 2016 onwards, aviation services are governed exclusively by competition law as provided for in the Malaysian Aviation Commission Act 2015, particularly Part VII (Competition) of the Act. As the competition law authority for aviation services, MAVCOM will issue Guidelines in the exercise of its power under section 65 of the Act to explain the analysis used and factors considered by MAVCOM in implementing Part VII of the Act.

 MAVCOM welcomes any written feedback on the Draft Guidelines on the Determination of Financial Penalties and Draft Guidelines on Leniency Regime. Feedback and comments on the draft Guidelines should be submitted by email to competition@mavcom.my by 18 June 2018.

Draft Guidelines on the Determination of Financial Penalties
Draft Guidelines on Leniency Regime

Consultation on Draft Guidelines on Substantive Assessment of Mergers and Draft Guidelines on Notification and Application Procedures for an Anticipated Merger or a Merger (Closed)

From 1 March 2016 onwards, aviation services are governed exclusively by competition law as provided for in the Malaysian Aviation Commission Act 2015, particularly Part VII (Competition) of the Act. As the competition law authority for aviation services, MAVCOM will issue Guidelines in the exercise of its power under section 65 of the Act to explain the analysis used and factors considered by MAVCOM in implementing Part VII of the Act.

MAVCOM welcomes any written feedback and comments on the draft Guidelines on Substantive Assessment of Mergers and draft Guidelines on Notification and Application Procedures for an Anticipated Merger or a Merger. Feedback and comments on the draft Guidelines should be submitted by email to competition@mavcom.my by 12 April 2018.

Draft Guidelines on Substantive Assessment of Mergers
Draft Guidelines on Notification and Application Procedures for an Anticipated Merger or a Merger

Consultation Paper on the Proposed Amendments to the Malaysian Aviation Consumer Protection Code 2016 (MACPC) (Closed)

As part of the Commission’s continuous efforts, the Commission has observed several areas within the MACPC which require further improvements and refinement in ensuring that the rights and interests of consumers are safeguarded. This Consultation Paper outlines details of the proposed amendments to the MACPC. Any feedback and comments are welcomed. The deadline for submission of feedback is by 22 March 2018.

Proposed amendments to the Malaysian Aviation Consumer Protection Code 2016

Information Paper on Aeronautical Charges Framework

MAVCOM is currently developing a cost-based Aeronautical Charges Framework which shall serve as the long-term methodology for setting airport charges for all commercial airports in Malaysia. MAVCOM had announced the plan to develop this framework to the industry in August 2017 and the data gathering process has already commenced. This Information Paper is intended to provide an overview of the concept of the framework. MAVCOM welcomes any feedback and comments on this Information Paper. The deadline for submission of feedback is by 9 March 2018.

Information Paper on Aeronautical Charges Framework

Consultation on Draft Guidelines on Aviation Service Market Definition, Anti-Competitive Agreements and Abuse of Dominant Position (closed)

From 1 March 2016 onwards, aviation services are governed exclusively by competition law as provided for in the Malaysian Aviation Commission Act 2015, particularly Part VII (Competition) of the Act. As the competition law authority for aviation services, MAVCOM will issue Guidelines in the exercise of its power under section 65 of the Act to explain the analysis used and factors considered by MAVCOM in implementing Part VII of the Act.

MAVCOM welcomes any written feedback and comments on the draft Guidelines on Aviation Service Market Definition, Anti-Competitive Agreements and Abuse of Dominant Position. Feedback and comments on the draft Guidelines should be submitted by email to competition@mavcom.my by 12 January 2018.

Draft Guidelines on Aviation Service Market Definition
Draft Guidelines on Anti-Competitive Agreements
Draft Guidelines on Abuse of Dominant Position

Consultation Paper on Passenger Service Charges at Airports in Malaysia (closed)

MAVCOM had announced a revision of the Passenger Service Charges (“PSC”) in October 2016 with the PSC and newly-introduced ASEAN PSC being equalised nationwide, with the only differentiated long-haul PSC between KLIA and klia2 planned to be equalised within one year. MAVCOM now plans to equalise the long-haul PSC as part of the move towards a best-practices aeronautical charges framework. MAVCOM has also commenced the development of a long-term aeronautical charges methodology which will adhere to global best practices in the field of aeronautical price setting. MAVCOM welcomes any feedback and comments on this Consultancy Paper. The deadline for submission of feedback is by 15 September 2017.

Passenger Service Charges at Airports in Malaysia – Consultation Paper