Merger Authorisation Register

The Mergers and Acquisitions Authorisations Register contains a full list of all applications for authorisation received by the Commission, along with the Commission's determinations.

Applicant Transferor Registered Status
NZME Limited Fairfax New Zealand Limited 27/05/2016 Decision due 11/04/2017
Cavalier Wool Holdings Limited New Zealand Wool Services International Limited 23/10/2014 Authorised 13/11/15
Southern Cross Hospitals Limited and Aorangi Hospital Limited 25/05/2011 Authorised 28/07/11
Cavalier Wool Holdings Limited New Zealand Wool Services International Limited 09/02/2011 Authorised 09/06/2011. Updated report published 28/09/2011 to correct a drafting error at para 255.
Qantas Airways Limited Air New Zealand Limited 09/12/2002 Declined 30/09/2003
Ruapehu Alpine Lifts Limited Turoa Ski Resort Limited 31/07/2000 Authorised 14/11/2000
NewCo (a company to be formed) New Zealand Dairy Board, Kaikoura Co-op, Kiwi Co-op, Marlborough Cheese Co-op, New Zealand Co-op Dairy, Northland Co-op, South Island Dairy Co-op, Tasman Milk Products, Tatua Co-op and Westland Co-op 21/06/1999 Closed
Kiwi Co-operative Dairies Limited South Island Dairy Co-operative Limited 01/03/1999 Withdrawn 30/4/1999
New Zealand Bus Limited (Stage Coach Holdings plc UK) Transportation Auckland Corporation (Auckland Regional Services Trust) 02/04/1998 Cleared 15/5/98
Powerco Limited (Pukeariki Holdings Limited) Egmont Electricity Limited (South Taranaki District Council) 24/04/1997 Authorised 21/7/1997
Ravensdown Corporation Ltd SouthFert Ltd 29/03/1996 Closed
Air New Zealand Limited Ansett Holdings Limited 12/04/1995 Closed
Enerco NZ Limited Capital Power Limited 16/09/1994 Closed
Enerco NZ Limited Progas Systems Limited (Palmerston North City Council) 26/10/1993 Closed
Natural Gas Corporation Of New Zealand Limited (Fletcher Challenge Limited) Enerco New Zealand Limited 20/08/1993 Closed
H J Heinz Company Wattie Industries Limited (Goodman Fielder Wattie Limited) 02/09/1992 Closed
Natural Gas Corporation Of New Zealand Limited Wanganui Gas Limited (to be formed) (Wanganui District Council) 31/07/1992 Closed
Kiwi Co-Operative Dairies Limited Moa-Nui Co-Operative Dairies Limited 17/02/1992 Closed