The Council of the Antimonopoly Office of the Slovak Republic (hereafter "the Council of the Office") by the decision of No. 2023/NPI/POK/R/2 dated 19/01/2023 confirmed the first-instance decision of the Antimonopoly Office of the Slovak Republic, the Division of Cartels, (hereafter "the Office") of No. 2022/NPI/POK/1/23 dated 5/5/2022.
The Office by the first-instance decision pursuant to the Article 38a Paragraph 1 Letter a) of the Act on Protection of Competition (hereafter "the Act") imposed on an undertaking GAS Familia, s.r.o. Stará Ľubovňa a fine in the amount of EUR 14 147 for a failure to submit required documentation and information within a stipulated time-limit, whereby the undertaking infringed an obligation set by the Article 22 Paragraph 2 of the Act.
The Council of the Office confirmed the factual correctness of findings of the Office´s first-instance body, as well as the legal assessment of a factual situation.
The second-instance decision came into force on 26 January 2023.
The party to the proceeding may request the judicial review of the decision.