M/21/055 – ERAC/Walker Vehicle Rentals

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by ERAC Ireland Limited of the entire issued share capital of Walker Vehicle Rentals Limited has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Monday October 11, 2021 Thursday, November 18, 2021
Parties Involved Business activities
ERAC Ireland Limited

ERAC Ireland Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of ERAC Ireland Holdings Limited and belongs to a group of related companies headquartered in the USA, providing car rental, car sharing, truck
rental, fleet management, van pooling and other transportation solutions in almost 100 countries. In Ireland, ERAC Ireland Limited is primarily engaged in car rental. ERAC Ireland Limited provides car rental from 24 sites in the State.

Walker Vehicle Rentals Limited

Walker Vehicle Rentals Limited was established in 1991 and is a provider of vehicle rental services for businesses on the island of Ireland. Walker provides to businesses a wide variety of vehicles for rental including light commercial vehicles, heavy goods vehicles, and specialist vehicles.

Economic sector Media merger
Transport & Logistics No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Monday, October 25, 2021
Current status: Completed
Preliminary investigation (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Tiernan Shaw


Cathal Hanley


Media enquiries: communications@ccpc.ie

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