Letter addressed to MEP’s on Transparency

Last week, SEAP sent a letter to MEP’s anticipating the trilogue meeting taking place today (15th of June 2020) on the subject of establishing a mandatory transparency register for the EU institutions. Along with it, we have shared a Policy Brief, highlighting our own Transparency Pledge campaign on this subject, and calling …

Change in procedure for activating lobbyists badges

According to a new General Notice from DG-SAFE dated from 7th February 2020, a change in the procedure for activating lobbyists badges is underway: “GENERAL NOTICE Subject : Change in the procedure for activating lobbyist badges As from 10th February 2020, lobbyists will no longer need to activate their access …

LobbyEurope and Transparency Pledge launch

Dear Members and Friends, Upon reaching the end of the present year of activity SEAP is launching a new brand – LobbyEurope. This platform is not only intended to be a home for lobbyists in the European Union, but also a platform dedicated to educating the general public about the …

SEAP says…

‘Despite nearly three years of negotiation, the EU institutions fail to agree an improvement in transparency. EU voters cannot be impressed by the blame game and the sheer unwillingness to reach a compromised standard. If the EU institutions cannot find a way in the last waning days of this Parliament …

SEAP calls on European Institutions to bring the negotiations on a mandatory lobby register to a successful conclusion

Together with Transparency International EU and the European Public Affairs Consultancies’ Association (EPACA), SEAP has addressed a joint open letter expressing their concern regarding the state of the ongoing negotiations for an Interinstitutional Agreement on a mandatory Transparency Register. Read the full letter here.