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On 14 June 2019 the Cartel Court, at the Federal Cartel Prosecutor’s request, imposed a fine of € 70,000 on WIG Wietersdorfer Holding GmbH.


In the cartel case on territorial agreements in connection with the sale of industrial sugar, Vienna Higher Regional Court sitting as the Cartel Court...

Over the past three years, the Austrian Federal Competition Authority (BWB) has received several complaints about unfair trade practices of Amazon...

BWB published Guidance on Dawn Raids

The Guidance describes the start, expiry and end of a dawn raid, the rights and obligations of BWB employees as well as the rights and obligations of the company and its employees. The aim is to improve legal certainty and transparency for affected companies and their employees.


Please notice:

On 24.12. and 31.12.2018 the BWB is closed.

On 27.12. and 28.12.2018 as well as from 2.1 to 4.1.2019 submissions are only possible between 8:00 and 12:00


Contact and information

Mon-Thu: 08:00 - 14:00
Fri: 08:00 - 12:00

During these times you can call us and hand in written submissions to the BWB office.

Of course appointments outside of these times are also possible, if arranged beforehand.

More information about submissions to the BWB