Agriculture and rural development

Political agreement on the CAP reform

Political agreement on the CAP reform

The Common Agricultural Policy after 2013
Political agreement on the CAP reform

After almost two years of negotiations between the Commission, the European Parliament and the Council, a political agreement on the reform of the CAP has been reached on 26 June 2013.

>> Read the press release

>> Read the background memo 

>> Go to the online presentations

>> Watch the presentation of the outcome at the European Parliament

>> Watch extracts from the press conference at the European Parliament

>> Watch Commissioner Cioloş' press conference

>> Read the FAQ

>> Watch the video news release

 

On 24 September 2013 Parliament, Council and Commission reached a political agreement on the few issues on CAP reform that remained outstanding after the 26 June political agreement.


>> Read the press release
  

>> Read the explanation of the main elements of the CAP reform

 

The four basic Regulations of the reformed CAP were published in the Official Journal on 20 December 2013.

>> More on the basic Regulations