RULES AND FLOWCHARTS

The following rules form part of the Competition Act, No 89, of 1998 (Act) and set out the practical procedures that should be followed. These include, but are not limited to, how to file with the Competition Tribunal, how the Act is applied and the types of cases which are considered.

RULES FOR THE CONDUCT OF PROCEEDINGS

RULES FOR THE CONDUCT OF PROCEEDINGS IN THE COMPETITION TRIBUNAL

Effective from 1 February 2001

These rules are issued in terms of section 27(2) of the Competition Act, 1998 (Act No. 89 of 1998).

RULES FOR THE CONDUCT OF PROCEEDINGS IN THE COMPETITION COMMISSION

Effective from 1 February 2001

These rules are issued in terms of section 21 (4) of the Competition Act, 1998 (Act No. 89 of 1998).

COMPETITION APPEAL COURT RULES

Effective from 1 September 2000

These rules are issued in terms of section 38(1)(c) of Competition Act, 1998 (Act 89 of 1998).

THRESHOLDS

The following documents outline the thresholds, which determine whether a merger is small, intermediate or large. View the document to determine which category a merger falls into.

COMPETITION TRIBUNAL FLOWCHARTS

For a comprehensive step-by step guide on the lifecycle of a particular case type, download the respective Competition Tribunal flowchart below.