Impact assessment

CMA impact assessment 2015 to 2016

The estimated direct financial benefits to consumers from the CMA’s competition, markets, mergers and consumer work.


CMA impact assessment 2015/16


This report presents the estimated benefits of the Competition and Markets Authority’s (CMA) work averaged over a 3-year period and the ratio of these benefits to costs.

In the CMA’s second impact assessment, the 3-year average includes costs and benefits of the final year of its predecessor organisations the Office of Fair Trading and the Competition Commission.

Published 14 July 2016