Tradebe-Sita merger inquiry

The Competition Commission (CC) has formally cleared the completed joint venture between Tradebe Environmental Services Limited and SITA UK Limited.

Administrative timetable

  • Published on 15 November 2013, as required by Rule 6 of the Competition Commission Rules of Procedure. Any revisions made to the timetable will be published on this website.
Phase 2 Action
29 October 2013 Merger reference made
November/ December Gather information, issue questionnaires, third party hearings
November Publish statement of issues
January 2014 Main party hearings
January/ February Verify information, consider provisional findings
Late January Deadline for all parties’ responses/submissions required before provisional findings
February Notify provisional findings and consider possible remedies (if required)
March Response hearing(s) (if required)
Mid-March Final deadline for all parties’ responses/submissions
April Publish final report
14 April Statutory deadline

Phase 2

Date of referral: 29.10.13 Statutory deadline: 14.04.14

Contact

Email: Email: Tradebe-Sita@cc.gsi.gov.uk

Undertakings

Evidence

Summaries of hearings held with third parties

Initial submissions

News releases

Core documents

Phase 1

Decisions:

29 October 2013 - Reference

Affected market: Healthcare risk waste

SIC code: 38.1, 38.2

Press release (29 October 2013)

Completed joint venture between Tradebe Environmental Services Limited and Sita UK Limited – Tradebe Healthcare (Holdings) Limited

Affected market: Healthcare risk waste

No. ME/6132/13

Full text of decision: Completed joint venture between Tradebe Environmental Services Limited and Sita UK Limited

Published 20 May 2014