The Competition Bureau is an independent law enforcement agency that protects and promotes competition for the benefit of Canadian consumers and businesses. Competition drives lower prices and innovation while fueling economic growth.
Services and information
Get information about false and misleading advertising, contests, performance claims, multi-level marketing and telemarketing.
Find the requirements for labelling of prepackaged (non-food) consumer products and textiles, and marking of precious metals.
View our tips on how to recognize and report fraud and scams.
Learn about illegal competitor agreements, and incentives to report and cooperate.
Get to know our merger review process, thresholds and requirements for mandatory merger notification, and information about concluded merger reviews.
Learn about common types of trade-related practices that can harm competition, such as abuse of dominance, price maintenance, exclusive dealing, tied selling, market restriction, and refusal to deal.
Take a look at our market studies, outreach and partnership activities.
Learn how to contact the Competition Bureau and report suspicious activities.
Understand the basics of the law and learn how to build a credible and effective compliance program for your business.
What we are doing
Laws and regulations
- Improving Health Care Through Pro-competitive Procurement Policy — Digital Health Care Market Study — Part 2
- The Competition Bureau’s Strategic Vision for 2020-2024