Territorial offices of Antimonopoly committee of Ukraine in all regions will carry out verifications of decisions of local authorities and local governments regarding observance of an order of tariff setting on housing and communal services. The corresponding assignment was signed by the acting as the Chairman of Committee Alexander Melnichenko. About it reports a press - service AMKU.
So, it is entrusted to antimonopoly authorities to take immediately the measures provided by the law and to inform central office of Committee in case of identification of anti-competitive approach of local government to establishment of municipal tariffs.
First of all it concerns detection of orders of local government concerning tariffs for the legal entities similar accepted Kiev gorgosadministration which the Committee recommended to abolish or change according to standards of the competitive legislation.
Besides, the Committee insists on creation of independent body in this sphere - the National commission on regulation of the market of utilities which would carry out regulation of tariffs and so forth. It is provided by the Law of Ukraine "About natural monopolies".
The Acting Chairman of Committee sent missives and addressed to Association of mayors of the cities of Ukraine, heads of the regional state administrations, with the purpose to warn them against increase and not to allow the statement of economically unreasonable tariffs for housing and communal services. In addresses it is specified to consider expectation of future inflationary processes or possible growth of cost of energy carriers by the basis for increase of municipal tariffs on inadmissibility.
As it became known from sources in Nikolaevsk горисполклме and the Nikolaev regional state administration, I received such letters both A. Garkusha, and V. Chaika.