Rus News Journal

Officials have lost advertising business

in UFAS across Krasnoyarsk region has ended Yesterday a legal investigation on the statement of private businessman Nikolay Valiev concerning regional administrations of Krasnoyarsk, and also the municipal enterprise Service 005 . Mister Valiev asserted that the decision of committee of architecture of Krasnoyarsk in which necessity of passage of the additional coordination of installation of advertising designs in " is registered; to Service 005 contradicts the Law About a competition . Commission UFAS has taken out yesterday the instruction about the termination of similar practice of coordination. Representatives of city administration have promised to appeal against against this decision in court. Yesterday commission UFAS on Krasnoyarsk region had been considered case under the statement of private businessman Nikolay Valiev concerning regional administrations of Krasnoyarsk, committee on architecture and city town-planning, and also the municipal enterprise Service 005 . According to the representative of mister Valiev, lawyer Dmitry Skripkina, action of these organisations fall under Law article 8 About a competition (the co-ordinated actions of local governments limiting a competition).

we Will remind, the conflict between officials and the businessman has inflamed after employees of the enterprise " have started to check mister Valiev; Service 005 (officially the enterprise should be engaged in control over quality of service of the population in housing and communal services sphere), to demand from it the coordination of installation of advertising designs. Nikolay Valiev has refused, and then it have started to cause on the administrative commissions of disctricts of the city (in all territory of Krasnoyarsk in mister Valiev about 300 advertising designs), where under the complaint of employees Services 005 administrative action was brought and the penalty left. Here it is available the co-ordinated actions. To the enterprise functions of administration regarding the coordination of designs are transferred, the same people establish the infringement fact, and then on the commission where besides representatives " also enter; Services 005 write out to us the penalty, - mister Skripkin has declared at session. - And the decision according to which all it occurs, even has not been published . So, according to the lawyer, it comes down that officials of areas write reports on the form of the municipal enterprise. certainly, to pay about 2 thousand roubles for the permission in 005 is a little, but as a result it pours out in the decent sum - Dmitry Skripkin has explained.

law Infringement practically recognised and the accused party. The deputy chief of legal department of administration of Krasnoyarsk Oleg Botchkarev has declared that business should be considered not on 8 - j to article, and on 7 - j (the certificates of local governments directed on restriction of a competition. - ) the law About a competition . Also mister Botchkarev has explained, why the decision has not been published:

- the Given document does not mention the right of the citizens, not each citizen is the businessman.

having heard the parties, the commission has made the decision on which recognised MT actions Service 005 committee on architecture and five regional administrations of Krasnoyarsk illegal, also has ordered to stop similar practice further. Certainly, this infringement of the law, installation of advertising designs should pass in local governments, but it and so occurs, and here an obvious additional administrative barrier, - chief specialist UFAS Vasily Prohorenko has explained. - However on it the history does not come to an end: next year commission UFAS will consider the case raised already concerning the mayoralty, accepted the similar decision .

Having listened to the decision, mister Botchkarev has declared that is going to appeal against against it in arbitration court. In turn Dmitry Skripkin has expressed satisfaction such decision. However the source in one of city advertising agencies has declared that all the same it is necessary to someone to pay, new more lawful schemes will be simply created; the large companies have got used to it .

ALEXANDER KONOVALOV