The Asia-Pacific Antitrust Review 2015

India: Merger Control

Competition law in India is governed and regulated by the Competition Act, 2002 (the Competition Act) and its underlying regulations. On 1 June 2011, the merger control regime in India came into effect.The Competition Commission of India (CCI) also issued the Competition Commission of India (Procedure in regard to the transaction of business relating to combination) Regulations 2011 (Regulations), which were subsequently amended on 23 February 2012, 4 April 2013 and 28 March 2014.