Consultation outcome

Rules of procedure for CMA groups

This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

CMA Rules of Procedure for Merger, Market and Special Reference Groups (CMA17) has now been published, following consultation.

Feedback received

CMA Rules of procedure for merger, market and special reference groups - Individual responses

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The CMA’s consultation on Rules of Procedure for CMA Groups has now concluded. The summary of responses is now published.

Original consultation


The Competition and Markets Authority is consulting on draft rules of procedure for CMA Panel member groups.

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Consultation description

The draft rules replace the Competition Commission Rules of Procedure (CC1) and make minor changes to reflect the replacement of CC member groups by groups of CMA Panel members, under the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013.

This consultation is addressed to all those who have an interest in the procedures of groups of CMA Panel members conducting Phase 2 merger inquiries, market investigations and regulatory inquiries. In particular, it may be of interest to businesses and their legal and other advisers.


Rules of procedure for CMA groups

Published 21 February 2014
Last updated 28 March 2014 + show all updates
  1. Outcome of public consultation
  2. First published.