Mergers and acquisitions

The Bureau has the authority to review any merger to determine whether it is likely to result in a substantial lessening or prevention of competition in Canada.



Services and information

Overview of the merger review process

Learn about the criteria for mandatory pre-merger notification and the stages of a notifiable merger review.

Position statements regarding concluded merger reviews

Read summaries of the Bureau’s analysis, findings and conclusions regarding certain complex merger reviews.


Report of merger reviews

A record of ongoing and concluded merger reviews updated on or after, the Tuesday of each week for merger reviews commenced and completed in the previous week.