Competition & Consumer Protection Authorities Worldwide

The following jurisdictions have antitrust or consumer protection laws. Follow the selected link to the consumer protection or competition agency’s web site.


CountryCompetition AgencyConsumer Protection Agency
AfghanistanCompetition Promotion and Consumer Protection Directorate (CPCPD)
AlbaniaCompetition AuthorityConsumer Protection Commission
AlgeriaCompetition Council?
AngolaCompetition Regulatory Authority?
Andean CommunityGeneral Secretariat
ArgentinaNational Commission for the Defense of CompetitionUndersecretary of Consumer Defense
ArmeniaState Commission for the Protection of Economic Competition?
AustraliaAustralian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)
AustriaFederal Competition Authority (BWB)Federal Ministry for Social and Consumer Protection
AzerbaijanState Service for Antimonopoly Policy and Consumer Rights' Protection
BangladeshCompetition CommissionDirectorate of National Consumer Rights Protection
BarbadosFair Trading Commission
BelarusThe Antimonopoly Committee of the Republic of Belarus?
BelgiumBelgian Competition AuthorityCommission for the Protection of Privacy
BeninMinistry of Trade, Industry, and Employment Promotion; Management of Competition and Internal Trade?
Bhutan?Office of Consumer Protection, Ministry of Economic Affairs
Bosnia & HerzegovinaCouncil of CompetitionCouncil for Protection of Consumers
BotswanaCompetition AuthorityConsumer Protection Unit, Department of Trade and Consumer Protection
BrazilAdministrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE) Office of Consumer Protection and Defense, Ministry of Justice
Brunei DarussalamBrunei Competition Commission?
Competition and Consumer Affairs Department, Department of Economic Planning and Development
BulgariaCommission on Protection of Competition (CPC) Commission for Trade and Consumer Protection
Burkina FasoNational Commission of Competition and Consumption
CameroonNational Competition Committee?
CanadaCompetition Bureau Canada
Competition Tribunal
?Office of Consumer Affairs
?Consumer Measures Committee
Caribbean CommunityCARICOM Competition Commission?
ChileNational Economic ProsecutorNational Consumer Service (SERNAC)
Tribunal for the Defense of Free Competition?
ChinaState Administration for Market Regulation?
ColombiaSuperintendence of Industry and Commerce
Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)COMESA Competition Commission?
Costa RicaCommission for the Promotion of CompetitionConsumer Protection Agency
C?te d’IvoireCompetition Commission
Department of Competition
CroatiaCroatian Competition AgencyConsumer Protection Department, Ministry of Economy, Labour and Entrepreneurship
Cura?aoFair Trade Authority?
CyprusCommission for the Protection of CompetitionCommission for Personnel Data Protection
Czech RepublicOffice for the Protection of CompetitionMinistry of Industry and Trade
DenmarkDanish Competition and Consumer Authority
?Danish Consumer Ombudsman
Dominican RepublicProcompetenciaPro-Consumidor
East African CommunityCompetition Authority?
Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC)?
EcuadorSuperintendent for the Control of Market Power
EgyptEgyptian Competition AuthorityEgyptian Consumer Protection Agency
El SalvadorSuperintendence of CompetitionDefensoría del Consumidor
EstoniaCompetition AuthorityConsumer Protection Board
EswatiniSwaziland Competition Commission
EthiopiaEthiopian Trade Competition and Consumer Protection Authority
Eurasian Economic CommissionEurasian Economic Commission?
European UnionCompetition Directorate (DG- COMP)Health and Consumer Directorate (DG-SANCO)
European Free Trade AssociationEFTA Surveillance Authority?
Faroe IslandsFaroese Competition Authority?
FijiCommerce Commission?
FinlandCompetition and Consumer Authority
FranceCompetition Authority?
Directorate-General of Competition, Consumption and the Repression of Fraud
French PolynesiaPolynesian Competition Authority?
GambiaCompetition and Consumer Protection Commission
GeorgiaGeorgia Competition Agency?
GermanyFederal Cartel OfficeGerman Ministry for Consumer Protection, Food and Agriculture
GreeceHellenic Competition CommissionGeneral Secretariat of Consumer Affairs
GreenlandGreenland Competition Authority?
GuernseyChannel Islands Competition and Regulatory Authorities?
GuyanaCompetition and Consumer Affairs Commission
HondurasCommission for the Defense and Promotion of CompetitionHonduras Consumer Protection Agency
Hong KongCompetition Commission ?
HungaryHungarian Competition AuthorityHungarian Authority for Consumer Protection
IcelandCompetition AuthorityThe Consumer Agency
IndiaCompetition Commission of India
National Company Law Appellate Tribunal
Department of Consumer Affairs
IndonesiaCommission for the Supervision of Business Competition (KPPU)National Consumer Protection Agency
IranCompetition Council?
IrelandThe Competition and Consumer Protection Commission
IsraelIsrael Antitrust Authority (IAA) Director of Consumer Protection
ItalyItalian Competition Authority

Ministry for Economic Development, Directorate-General for Market Harmonization and Consumer Protection (DGAMTC)

JamaicaFair Trading Commission
?Consumer Affairs Commission
JapanJapan Fair Trade CommissionConsumer Affairs Agency
JerseyChannel Islands Competition and Regulatory Authorities?
JordanCompetition Directorate at the Ministry of Industry and Trade?
KazakhstanAgency for Competition Protection?
KenyaCompetition Authority of Kenya?
KosovoKosovo Competition Commission?
KuwaitCompetition Protection Authority?
Kyrgyz RepublicState Commission for Antimonopoly Policy
LatviaCompetition CouncilConsumer Rights Protection Centre
LiechtensteinOffice of Economic Affairs (AVW)
LithuaniaCompetition CouncilState Consumer Rights Protection?Authority
LuxembourgCompetition Council
MacedoniaCommission for Protection of Competition?
MadagascarCompetition Council Directorate for Competition and Market Regulation (DCRM) ?
MalawiCompetition and Fair Trading Commission
MalaysiaMalaysia Competition Commission?
MaliNational Directorate for Commerce and Competition (DNCC)?
MaltaCompetition and Consumer Affairs Authority
MauritiusCompetition Commission of MauritiusConsumer Protection Unit, Ministry of Commerce and Consumer Protection
MexicoFederal Economic Competition CommissionFederal Consumer Protection Commission (Profeco)
MoldovaCompetition Council?
MongoliaAuthority for Fair Competition and Consumer Protection
MontenegroAdministration for Protection of Competition?
MoroccoCompetition Council?
MozambiqueCompetition Regulatory Authority?
NamibiaCompetition Commission?
NetherlandsNetherlands Authority for Consumers & Markets
New ZealandCommerce Commission
?Ministry of Consumer Affairs
NigeriaFederal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission
NorwayNorwegian Competition AuthorityNorwegian Consumer Ombudsman
OmanPublic Authority for Consumer Protection
PakistanCompetition Commission of Pakistan?
PanamaAuthority for Consumer Protection and Competition Defense
Papua New GuineaIndependent Consumer and Competition Commission
ParaguayNational Competition Commission (CONACOM) National Integrated Consumer Protection System
PeruNational Institute for the Defense of Competition and the Protection of Intellectual Property (INDECOPI)
PhilippinesPhilippine Competition CommissionBureau of Trade Regulation and Consumer Protection, Department of Trade and Industry
PolandOffice of Competition and Consumer Protection
PortugalCompetition AuthorityNational Commission for Data Protection
Directorate- General for Consumers, Ministry of Economy and Innovation (DGC)
QatarCompetition Protection and Anti-Monopoly Committee?
RomaniaCompetition CouncilNational Authority for Consumer Protection
Russian FederationFederal Antimonopoly ServiceFederal Service on Customers' Rights
Saudi ArabiaGeneral Authority for CompetitionConsumer Protection Association
SenegalNational Competition Commission?
SerbiaCommission for the Protection of Competition (CPC) Sector for Trade, Consumer Protection and Price Policy, Ministry of Trade and Services
SeychellesSeychelles Fair Trading Commission
SingaporeCompetition and Consumer Commission
Slovak RepublicAntimonopoly OfficeConsumer Protection Department, Ministry of Economy
SloveniaCompetition Protection Office?
South AfricaCompetition CommissionNational Consumer Commission
Competition TribunalNational Consumer Tribunal
South KoreaKorea Fair Trade Commission (KFTC)
SpainNational Commission of Markets and CompetitionNational Institute of Consumers
Sri LankaConsumer Affairs Authority
SwedenSwedish Competition AuthoritySwedish Consumer Agency
SwitzerlandCompetition CommissionFederal Consumer Affairs Bureau
SyriaCompetition Commission?
TaiwanFair Trade CommissionConsumer Protection Committee, Executive Yuan
TajikistanState Agency on Antimonopoly Policy and Support of Entrepreneurship, Ministry of Economics and Trade?
TanzaniaFair Competition Commission
ThailandOffice of Trade Competition Commission (OTCC)Consumer Protection Board
Trinidad and TobagoFair Trading Commission?
TunisiaCompetition Council?
General Director of Competition and Domestic Trade
TurkeyTurkish Competition Authority (Rekabet Kurumu)


UkraineAntimonopoly Committee
State Committee of Ukraine for Technical Regulation and Consumer Policy
United Arab EmiratesCompetition Regulation Committee of the Ministry of Economy?
United KingdomCompetition and Markets Authority?
United StatesFederal Trade Commission
Department of Justice?
UruguayCommission for Promotion and Defense of CompetitionConsumer Defense Area, Directorate-General of Commerce, Ministry of Economy and Finance (ADECO)
UzbekistanAntimonopoly Committee
VenezuelaSuperintendence for the Promotion and Protection of Free Competition?
Institute for the Defense of People's Access to Goods and Services
VietnamVietnam Competition Authority
Vietnam Competition Council?
West African Economic and Monetary Union?
YemenPublic Administration to Promote Competition and Prevent Monopoly and Commercial FraudMinistry of Industry and Trade
ZambiaZambia Competition and Consumer Protection Commission
ZimbabweCompetition and Tariff Commission

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