High cartel fines for health care providers

Press Three health care providers that collaborated unlawfully in the procurement of health care services in Stockholm were ordered by Stockholm City Court to pay around SEK 28 million in fines.

Procurement fine for unlawful purchase of computers

Timrå Municipality is facing a procurement fine for unlawfully awarding a direct contract for the procurement of used computers. The Swedish Competition Agency is now filing an application in court to impose a SEK 60,000...

Municipal corporation in Västmanland faces procurement fine

Press VafabMiljö, a municipal corporation, is facing a SEK 10 million procurement fine for the unlawful direct award of a contract.  The Swedish Competition Authority is now filing an application in court to demand that the maximum...

Five essays to share SEK 100,000 in prize money

Press Five winning essays by students on the subject of competition and public procurement are awarded SEK 100,000. The Swedish Competition Authority’s essay competition has been decided.

Procurement regulations should not stand in the way of refugee accommodation

Press Putting a roof over the heads of the refugees that come to our country is a priority task. When reviewed, directly awarded accommodation contracts should not get bogged down in court proceedings, says the Swedish Competition...

Procurement fine demanded for City of Stockholm

Press City of Stockholm municipal council is facing a SEK 100,000 fine for the unlawful direct award of a contract for the purchase of a noise protection system for a sports centre. The Swedish Competition Authority is now demandin...

Setback for house owners who want a choice of heating system

Press A setback for villa owners in Växjö who wish to heat their houses by other means than the municipality's district heating network. This is the implication of a judgement by the Stockholm District Court, says the Swedish...

New request for procurement fine for Stockholm County Council

Press The Swedish Competition Authority is going to court to obtain a judgement regarding a procurement fine for Stockholm County Council. The council has performed an illegal direct award of pediatric orthopaedic services.