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August 24, 2020

Price fixing: What you need to know

A key element of competition is price. It is essential that businesses set their prices independently. Price fixing is a serious form of anti-competitive …...

November 1, 2018

Selling online: What you need to know

The Consumer Rights Directive (CRD) came into force in 2014 and introduced a number of important changes to consumer law. It provides consumers with increased protection in distance selling (e.g....

October 1, 2018

Bid-rigging: What you need to know

This guide is intended to help you spot some tell-tale signs of bid-rigging or collusive tendering, as well as practical advice on what you can do to prevent bid-rigging and...

November 3, 2017

Consumer Protection Guidelines for Mobile Phone Traders

These Guidelines will assist mobile phone traders in understanding the applicable consumer protection legislation and the obligations placed on them when concluding contracts with consumers for mobile phone handsets with...

April 24, 2017

Guidance on mergers

Guidance documents on how the CCPC analyses mergers and acquisitions under the Competition Act 2002, as amended....

February 6, 2017

Cartel immunity programme

Cartels are recognised as the most serious breach of competition law and are illegal throughout the European Union. The CCPC, along with the DPP, offers a Cartel Immunity Programme to...

November 23, 2016

Grocery Goods Undertakings Annual Compliance Reporting

Under the Grocery Goods Regulations (Regulations) all Relevant Grocery Goods Undertakings (RGGUs) are required to submit an annual compliance report to the CCPC detailing their compliance with these Regulations....

May 11, 2016

Textile Labelling Regulations

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) is responsible for enforcing the legislation in respect of textile labelling i.e. European Union (Textile Fibre Names and Related Labelling and Marking of...

April 23, 2015

Consortium Bidding

The guide is aimed at making it easier for SMEs to access procurement opportunities. It was developed to assist businesses who want to join together to form a consortium to...

December 15, 2014

Competition and Consumer Protection Commission publishes guidance for businesses regarding competition law and consortium bidding

  The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (the Commission), today, published a guide targeted at small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to help them comply …...

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