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Guidance on Monitor's approach to market investigations in the healthcare sector in England

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Guidance explaining how Monitor can use its powers to make market investigation references.

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Consultation description

Monitor has concurrent powers with the Office of Fair Trading to make market investigation references to the Competition Commission under the Enterprise Act 2002 where it has reasonable grounds for suspecting that any feature, or combination of features, of a market is preventing, restricting, or distorting competition.

This guidance explains the approach Monitor will take when using these powers.


Consultation on guidance on Monitor’s approach to market investigation references

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Published 27 March 2013