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Act on Protection of Competition

The competence and the powers of the Antimonopoly Office of the Slovak Republic in the area protection of competition are set by Act on Protection of Competition. 

The Act No. 187/2021 Coll. on Protection of Competition and on Amendments to Certain Acts (PDF, 619 kB) entered into force on 1 June 2021.


Pursuant to the provision of article 3 par. 1 and 2 of Act No. 270/1995 Coll. on the State Language of the Slovak Republic, as amended, the legal regulations of the Slovak Republic are legally binding only in Slovak language. The published version in English language is for information purposes only and the legally binding wording is published in the Collection of Laws of the Slovak Republic pursuant to article 12 par. 1 of Act No. 400/2015 Coll. on the Creation of Legal Regulations and on the Collection of Laws of the Slovak Republic and on the amendment of certain laws as amended.

Further information

The Office has published further information on legislation and guidelines in the area of antitrust and mergers at Slovak version of its website.