The aim of the protection of market competition is primarily to create benefits for consumers and equal conditions for all entrepreneurs on the market, who, acting in accordance with the existing rules and competing on the market with the quality, price and innovation of their products and services, contribute to the overall development of the economy.


CCA launches in-depth probe of “Eagle Hills and Sunčani Hvar and Sunčani Hvar Nekretnine” merger


On 11 July 2024 the Croatian Competition Agency opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether the proposed merger of Eagle Hills and Sunčani Hvar and Sunčani Hvar Nekretnine is in line with competition rules. The Croatian Competition Agency (CCA) decided to open a compatibility assessment proceeding in Phase II regarding the implementation of concentration between […]

CCA clears acquisition of controlling interest over the undertaking Toni by Perutnina Ptuj


The Croatian Competition Agency (CCA) cleared in the first phase the concentration between the undertakings in the form of acquisition of a controlling interest of the undertaking Perutnina Ptuj over the undertaking Toni, active in the purchase, drying, and storage of grains. This concentration was cleared in the I phase given the fact that it […]

CCA clears joint control over Solvis by Slovenian investment fund Advance Capital Partners and Stjepan Talan


The Slovenian Advance Capital Partners (ACP) announced in mid-May that it has entered into a strategic partnership agreement with Stjepan Talan and Solvis. Under this agreement, a special investment fund managed by ACP will become a 60 % owner of Solvis after fulfilling suspensive conditions and obtaining approval from the relevant competition authorities.   In […]

OECD Competition Committee meeting in Paris


At the meeting of the OECD Competition Committee held in Paris from 10 – 14 June 2024 the Croatian Competition Agency (CCA) was represented by the vice-president of the Competition Council Branimira Kovačević, MA. The CCA collaborates with the OECD twice a year in the Competition Committee in which it has held participant status since […]

Croatian Competition Agency and State Attorney’s Office sign cooperation agreement


On 10 June 2024 Mirta Kapural, PhD, president of the Competition Council, and Ivan Turudić, Chief State Attorney of the Republic of Croatia, signed a cooperation agreement aimed at enhancing collaboration in the area of competition, particularly in public procurement procedures. The Croatian Competition Agency (CCA) and the State Attorney’s Office (DORH) will cooperate within […]

CCA carries out surprise inspection of land surveyors


In line with its powers under the Croatian Competition Act and after obtaining the injunction of the High Administrative Court of the Republic of Croatia the Croatian Competition Agency (CCA) carried out the surprise inspection of the business premisses of the undertakings Aequitas d.o.o., Split and Geoprojekt d.d., Split. Namely, on 28 December 2023 the […]