Prior to filing a notification, parties that are required to notify may inform the PCC of their proposed M&A and request a pre-notification consultation. During consultations, the parties may seek non-binding advice on the specific information needed for the notification. To request a meeting, the parties must provide the following information:

  1. Names and contact information of the concerned entities;
  2. Type of transaction; and
  3. Markets covered or lines of businesses affected by the proposed M&A.

For further information, parties may contact PCC’s Mergers and Acquisitions Office through 7719-PCC (7719-722) local 252 or mergers@phcc.gov.ph.