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
Côte d’IvoireCompetition Commission
Department of Competition
CroatiaCroatian Competition AgencyConsumer Protection Department, Ministry of Economy, Labour and Entrepreneurship
CuraçaoFair 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
 Consumer Protection Agency
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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