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Decisions

Here you will find the most recent decisions concerning matters of competition.

Denmark: The Danish Competition Council finds that agreement between service providers on their subscription price for service on natural gas boilers is illegal.

31. May 2017

On November 30 2016, The Danish Competition Council found that HMN Naturgas I/S, DEBRA – Energibranchen, Gastech-Energi A/S and Kiertner ApS have infringed Section 6 of the Danish Competition Act by entering into an agreement which coordinate subscription prices for service on natural gas boilers to end users. The DCC orders the service providers to end the infringement immediately and to refrain from any action having the same or similar object or effect in the future.

Denmark: The Danish Competition Council finds that agreement between service providers on their subscription price for service on natural gas boilers is illegal.

31. May 2017

On November 30 2016, The Danish Competition Council found that HMN Naturgas I/S, DEBRA – Energibranchen, Gastech-Energi A/S and Kiertner ApS have infringed Section 6 of the Danish Competition Act by entering into an agreement which coordinate subscription prices for service on natural gas boilers to end users. The DCC orders the service providers to end the infringement immediately and to refrain from any action having the same or similar object or effect in the future.

Horizontal agreements in the framework of Campingraadet

31. May 2017

The Danish Competition Council has confirmed that two decisions made by the Danish umbrella organization “Campingrådet”, on the subject of 1) price fixing in relation to the sale of Camping Key Europe cards (CKE Camping card) from 446 of the Danish campsites; and 2) that the campsites in question shall only accept CKE as a valid camping card, have as their object to restrict competition on the camping card market.

Denmark: The Danish Competition Council finds that agreement between service providers on their subscription price for service on natural gas boilers is illegal.

30. November 2016

On November 30 2016, The Danish Competition Council (“DCC”) found that HMN Naturgas I/S (“HMN”), DEBRA – Energibranchen (“DEBRA”), Gastech-Energi A/S (“Gastech”) and Kiertner ApS (“Kiertner”) have infringed Section 6 of the Danish Competition Act by entering into an agreement which coordinate subscription prices for service on natural gas boilers to end users. The DCC orders the service providers to end the infringement immediately and to refrain from any action having the same or similar object or effect in the future.

The Danish Competition Council has declared that the prohibition against anti-competitive agreements does not apply to the provision of hotel benchmarking reports by the Danish hotel organization, Horesta

28. September 2016

Upon notification from the Danish hotel organization, Horesta, the Danish Competition Council has declared that according to the facts in its possession, an anticipated modernization of Horesta’s benchmarking system “Horestas Videnbank” falls outside the scope of the prohibition against anticompetitive agreements in Section 6 of the Danish Competition Act.

New Deputy Director General for Danish Competition and Consumer Authority

09. August 2016

Jacob Schaumburg-Müller has been appointed new Deputy Director General for the Danish Competition and Consumer Authority from 1st of September 2016.

The Danish Competition Council finds agreements limiting the ability of cinemas to grant discounts on ticket prices anticompetitive

25. May 2016

On May 25, 2016, The Danish Competition Council (“DCC”) issued a decision ordering the Association of Danish Film Distributors (“FAFID”) and the Association of Danish Cinemas (“DB”) to terminate certain anticompetitive agreements, which restricted cinemas in granting discounts on cinema tickets.

The Danish Competition Council has made Botjek A / S' commitments binding

16. December 2015

Botjek A/S has proposed commitments in order to ensure that the members of the Botjek chain are free to compete with each other to perform building condition reports, reports on the conditions of electrical installations and Energy Performance Certificats (EPC). The Danish Competition Council has made Botjek A / S' commitments binding.

The Danish Competition Council decides that consortia agreement between two road-contractors is illegal

25. June 2015

On the 24th of June 2015 the Danish Competition Council found, that LKF Vejmarkering A/S (LKF) and Eurostar Danmark A/S (Eurostar) have infringed Section 6 of the Danish Competition Act and article 101 of the TFEU by entering into a consortium, while being actual and potential competitors in the market for road marking. The Danish Competition Council orders the undertakings to end the infringement immediately and to refrain in the future from any action having the same or similar object or effect.

Danish Agro guarantees equal terms of procurement for competitors

24. June 2015

Today, the Danish Competition Council has approved the acquisition of DLA Agro a.m.b.a. by Danish Agro a.m.b.a. DLA handles the procurement of feed ingredients, fertilizer and pesticides etc. for a range of suppliers of agricultural inputs. The approval is conditional on four commitments made by Danish Agro.