About this inquiry

An inquiry into the economic effect of matters including the difference between cash rates and credit card interest rates.

Past Public Hearings

09 Nov 2015: Canberra, ACT
16 Oct 2015: Sydney, NSW
22 Sep 2015: Canberra, ACT


Inquiry Status

Submissions Closed


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Matters relating to credit card interest rates

On 24 June 2015, the Senate referred an inquiry into matters relating to credit card interest rates to the Senate Economics References Committee for inquiry and report by 24 November 2015.

On 23 November 2015, the committee was granted an extension to report by 3 December 2015. 

On 30 November 2015, the committee was granted a further extensiont to report by 16 December 2015.

Submissions closed on 10 August 2015.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Senate Standing Committees on Economics
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3540
Fax: +61 2 6277 5719