The Competition Authority presents the draft Guidelines for the investigation of cases relating to the application of Articles 4, 6 and 7 of Law No. 18/2003 of 11 June for public consultation

​Today the draft ‘Guidelines for the investigation of cases relating to the application of Articles 4, 6 and 7 of Law No. 18/2003 of 11 June’ are presented by the Competition Authority for public discussion.

The purpose of the Guidelines is to present a set of proposals for the preparation of cases involving the application of Articles 4, 6 and 7 of Law No. 18/2003 of 11 June and, thus, contribute to their transparency, efficiency and swiftness and, simultaneously, the strengthening of legal safety.

This public consultation process intends to gather feedback on the content of the Guidelines. The relevant documentation is available at www.concorrencia.pt.

Until 31 January 2011, interested parties may submit their observations by e-mail to adc@concorrencia.pt or by fax/post to the following address:

Autoridade da Concorrência
Avenida de Berna, 19
1050-037 Lisbon
Tel: (351) 21 790 20 00 - Fax: (351) 21 790 20 95
Opening hours: 9.30 am-12.30 pm and 2.30-5.30 pm