Last year, Australia Post tried to get the cost of basic stamps lifted to 60 cents, but the plan was rejected by the ACCC which argued the rise hadn't been sufficiently justified. Now Australia Post is trying again.
While much of the argument hinges on issues of how Australia Post is managing its own costs, the ACCC has once again invited submissions from the public on whether the proposed increase is justified. You can submit your thoughts on the ACCC's issues paper on the subject before April 30 via the link below.
Letter Pricing 2010 [ACCC]