Fines for the Swedish Armed Forces following improper procurement

Press The Swedish Armed Forces has been sentenced to pay procurement fines for an illegal direct award of contracts.

The Swedish Coast Guard made errors when conducting procurements

Press The Swedish Coast Guard conducted an illegal direct award of contract when the authority purchased radio equipment. This is the opinion of the Swedish Competition Authority, which is now going to court with a demand for...

Give higher priority to public procurement

Press Give public procurement a higher status. Simplify the rules for smaller procurements. Better supporting documents for statistics. These are the proposals made by the Swedish Competition Authority in a consultation response to...

The Swedish Competition Authority requires a prohibition in respect of the Municipality of Borås

Press The Services Office at the Municipality of Borås should be prohibited from selling ground and construction contract works to anyone other than the municipal authority itself. This is the opinion of the Swedish Competition...

FMV required to pay fines for improper procurements

Press The Swedish Competition Authority is requesting the court to decide on fines of just over one million Swedish kronor for FMV after the authority conducted several illegal direct awards of contracts.

Certain conditions satisfied in the Arla-Milko merger

The Swedish Competition Authority has decided to approve Arla’s sale of the Bollnäsfil, Fjällfil and Fjällyoghurt brands, thereby satisfying some of the conditions that it laid down for accepting the merger between Arla and...

The Swedish Competition Authority strengthens its organisation

Press Ellen Hausel Heldahl is the new Head of the Department for Enforcement of Public Procurement Laws at the Swedish Competition Authority. Arvid Fredenberg is Acting Chief Economist and is in charge of the recently established...

The sport movement overacts

Press Several leading representatives of the sport movement have over-interpreted the Swedish Competition Authority’s decision concerning the competition rules for motor sport. This decision will now be considered by the Market Court.