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PPO in cooperation with AMO SR has prepared a methodological guideline for the application of certain requirements in the procurement of original toner cartridges

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In February 2021 Public Procurement Office in cooperation with the Antimonopoly Office of the Slovak Republic published a methodological guideline – General methodological guideline No. 1-2021 to the application of certain requirements in procuring "original" toner cartridges - printing consumables.

The methodological guideline concerning the segment of printer cartridges is based on the knowledge of both institutions obtained by their own activities.

The aim of methodological guideline is primarily to draw the attention of contracting authorities to certain problematic facts concerning the creation and the application of selected conditions of competition in the given area, which could unjustifiably impede effective competition, both in terms of public procurement rules and competition rules.

The methodological guideline is available at the website