Environment

Competent Bodies

In this section you can find the contact details of the European Commission, the EMAS Helpdesk and the EMAS Clubs, as well as the contact information of the Competent Bodies, the Ministerial Representatives and the Accreditation and Licensing Bodies per country. Please note that these institutions have different competencies. Please direct your questions concerning…

… the registration process of EMAS to the Competent Body in your country

… EMAS policy to the Ministerial Representatives in your country

… environmental verifiers to the Accreditation and Licensing Body in your country.

Austria

Belgium

Bulgaria

Croatia

Cyprus

Czech-Republic

Denmark

Estonia

Finland

France

Germany

Greece

Hungary

Ireland

Italy

Latvia

Lithuania

Luxembourg

Malta

The Netherlands

Norway

Poland

Portugal

Romania

Slovakia

Slovenia

Spain

Sweden

United-Kingdom

EEA countries, non-voting members and other countries

Efta

Iceland

Norway

Switzerland

Turkey

Country Contact details

Umweltbundesamt
SpitTelauer Lände 5
A-1090 Wien
Ms. Monika Brom
Tel.: +43/1/31304-5535
E-mail: monika.brom@umweltbundesamt.at
Ms. Anneliese Ritter
Tel.: +43/1/31304-3464
E-mail: anneliese.ritter@umweltbundesamt.at

Federal State
Federal Public Service Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment Direction Assistant
Eurostation
Victor Horta Square 40, box 10
1060 Saint-Gilles
Belgium

Flemish Region
Environment, Nature & Energy Department
Environmental Licences Division
Koning Albert II-laan 20 bus 8
1000 Brussels

Mme Anne Van Riet
Tel.: +32 2 553 85 18
Fax: +32 2 553 79 95
E-mail: anne.vanriet@vlaanderen.be

Brussels Capital Region
Brussels Environment IBGE (Institut Bruxellois pour la Gestion de l’ Environnement)
Direction Logistic
Havenlaan 86C box 3000
B-1000 Brussel Brussels

Mr Jean-François Doat
E-mail: jfdoat@environnement.irisnet.be
Tel.: +32 2 775 75 82
Fax: +32 2 775 77 98
Website: www.ibgebim.be

Walloon Region
Service Public de Wallonie
Direction générale de l'Agriculture, Ressources Naturelles et Environnement (DGARNE)
Service de support à la gestion
Competent Body of Wallonia (Belgium)

M. Jean-François Dauphin
Chaussée de Louvain, 14
B-5000   NAMUR
E-mail: jeanfrancois.dauphin@spw.wallonie.be

Ministry of Environment and Water
Preventive Activities Directorate, Industrial Pollution Prevention Department
67 William Gladstone Str.,
1000 Sofia,
Bulgaria
Nadejda Hristova
Tel.: +359 2 9406358
E-mail: n.hristova@moew.government.bg

Branka Pivčević Novak
Head of Service  for Sustainable Development
Ministry of Environmental and Nature Protection
Radnička cesta 80
10000 Zagreb, CROATIA
Tel: +385 1 3717283
E-mail: branka.pivcevicnovak@mzoe.hr

Mira Zovko
Head of Environmental Documents Department
Croatian Agency for the Environment and Nature
Radnička cesta 80
10000 Zagreb, CROATIA
Tel.: + 385 1 4886 861
Fax: + 385 1 4886 850
E-mail: mira.zovko@azo.hr

Ministry of Agriculture, Rural
Development and Environment
1498 Nicosia, Cyprus
Natalia Georgiou-Tsiakalou
Environment Officer
Department of Environment
Tel.: 00357 22408923
Fax: 00357 22774945
E-mail: ngeorgiou@environment.moa.gov.cy

Ministry of the Environment of the Czech Republic
Vrsovicka 65
10010 Prague 10
Czech Republic

Daniel Hájek
Tel.: +420 267 122 489
E-mail: daniel.hajek@mzp.cz
Czech Environmental Information Agency (CENIA)
EMAS Agency
Vrsovicka 65
10010 Prague 10

Ms. Jana Sajdoková
Tel.: +420 267 125 226
E-mail: jana.sajdokova@cenia.cz

Signe Sonne-Holm
Danish Ministry of the Environment
Danish Environmental Protection Agency
Haraldsgade 53
DK - 2100 Copenhagen
Tel: +45 72 54 40 00
Website: www.mst.dk
E-mail: emas@mst.dk

Estonian Environment Agency
Ms. Marilis Saul
Mustamäe tee 33
10616 Tallinn, Estonia
Tel.: +3726737596
E-mail : marilis.saul@envir.ee

Finnish Environment Institute
Mechelininkatu 34a
P.O.Box 140
FIN-00251 Helsinki
FINLAND

Ms Pirke Suoheimo
E-mail: pirke.suoheimo@ymparisto.fi
Tel.: +358 295 251000
Mob.: +358 400 148719 or +358 295 251663

Chargé de mission EMAS - Ecolabel européen - Eco-conception Bureau de la consommation et de la production responsables Commissariat Général au Développement Durable Ministère de l'Écologie, du Développement durable et de l'Énergie
F - 992055 La Défense Cedex
Website: www.developpement-durable.gouv.fr

Naïm Maïzi
Adjointe au chef de Bureau
E-mail: naim.maizi@developpement-durable.gouv.fr
Tel.: +33 (0)1 40 81 27 22

Priscille Ghesquière
Chef du bureau de la consommation et de la production responsables
E-mail: priscille.ghesquiere@developpement-durable.gouv.fr
Tel.: +33 (0) 1 40 81 83 57

Deutscher Industrie- und Handelskammertag
Vertretung bei der Europäischen Union
Breite Straße 24
D-10178 Berlin

Jakob Flechtner
Tel.: +49(0)30/20308-2204
E-mail: flechtner.jakob@dihk.de
Website: http://www.emas-register.de/emas-register

Ministry of Environment and Energy
Directorate for Biodiversity Protection, Soil and Waste Management
Department of Environmental Certification
147, Patission Str., Athens 11251, Greece
Tel.: +30 210 8653878 / +30 210 8642445
Fax: +30 210 8645762

Dimitrios Meimaris
E-mail: d.meimaris@prv.ypeka.gr

National Inspectorate for Environment and Nature
IPPC Department
Mészáros utca 58/a.
H-1016 Budapest
Website: http://www.orszagoszoldhatosag.gov.hu
Ms. Lívia Víg
E-mail: vig.livia@pest.gov.hu; euetshatosag@oktvf.gov.hu
Tel.: +36 1 224 9 199

Irish National Accreditation Board
INAB
Metropolitan Building
James Joyce Street
IRL - DUBLIN 1
Website: http://www.inab.ie/aboutaccreditation/accreditationschemes/europeaneco-managementauditschemeemas/
Andrew Stratford
Senior Accreditation Officer
E-mail: andrew.stratford@inab.ie
Tel.: +353 (0)1 6147008

Comitato Ecolabel e Ecoaudit
Sezione EMAS Italia
Via V. Brancati, 48
I-00144 Roma

Dott. Paolo Bonaretti
President
Tel.: +39-(0)51 639 8127
Fax: +39-(0)6 5007 3013
E-mail: comitato.emas@isprambiente.it


ISPRA (Istituto Superiore per la Protezione e la Ricerca Ambientale)
Servizio Interdipartimentale per le Certificazioni Ambientali
Settore EMAS
Via V. Brancati, 48
00144 ROMA

Tel.: +39-( 0)6-5007. 4486
E-mail: emas@isprambiente.it

State Environmental Bureau
23 Rupniecibas str.
Riga, LV - 1045, Latvia

Iveta Jegere
Tel. : +371 6 7770818
E-mail: iveta.jegere@vpvb.gov.lv

Mrs. Edīte Timšane
Tel. : +371 6 7770803
E-mail: edite.timsane@vpvb.gov.lv

Ance Ansone
Tel. : +371 67770820
E-mail: ance.Ansone@vpvb.gov.lv

Environmental Protection Agency
Vilnius

Milda Račienė
Environmental Protection Agency
Environmental Impact assesment and Polution Division
A. Juozapaviciaus str. 9
LT-09311 VILNIUS

E-mail: m.raciene@aaa.am.lt
Tel.: +370 70662024
Fax: +370 70662000

Ministère du Développement durable et des Infrastructures
Administration de l’Environnement
1, avenue du Rock'n'Roll
L-4361 Esch-sur-Alzette

Janina WALUGA
Service EMAS/Label écologique européen
Tel.: +352 40 56 56 – 519
E-mail: janina.waluga@aev.etat.lu

Malta Competition and Consumer Affairs Authority
Mizzi House, National Road,
Blata l-Bajda HMR9010  MALTA
Tel.: +356 2395 2000
Fax: +356 2124 2406

Mr. Francis P. Farrugia
Head of Standardization
Standards and Metrology Institute
Malta Competition and Consumer Affairs Authority
Mizzi House, National Road,
Blata l-Bajda HMR9010  MALTA
Tel.: +356 2395 2000
Fax: +356 2124 2406
E-mail: francis.p.farrugia@mccaa.org.mt

SCCM
Kettingstraat 2
NL -2511AN Den Haag
Postbus 13507
NL - 2501 EM Den Haag
Mr. Frans Stuyt
Tel.: +31 (0)70362.39.81
Fax: +31 (0)70363.50.84
E-mail: frans.stuyt@sccm.nl
Website: www.sccm.nl/emas.html

Ms Tove Mette Olavsen
Tel.: +47 (0)75 00 79 20
Fax: +47 (0) 75 00 75 55
E-mail: tove.olavsen@brreg.no

Ms Einhild Evensen
Tel.: +47 (0)75 00 78 52
Fax: +47 (0) 75 00 75 55
E-mail: eev@brreg.no
Website: http://www.brreg.no/registrering/emas/
Note: This is the Registration Body
Norwegian Environment Agency
P.O.Box 5672 Sluppen
NO-7485 Trondheim
Tel.: +47 73 58 05 00, 
Fax  +47 73 58 05 01

Haakon Oen
Senior adviser
E-mail: hakon.oen@miljodir.no
Mobile: +47 90 11 59 57
Visiting address:
Grensesvingen 7,
0661 Oslo, Norway

Mrs Tove Kristin Dokka
Accreditation Manager
Norwegian Accreditation
Skedsmogata 5
PB 155, Bedriftssenter
N – 2000 LILLESTRØM

Tel. : +47 957 51 309
E-mail: tkd@akkreditert.no

The General Directorate for Environmental Protection (GDEP)
Wawelska Str. 52/54
00-922 Warsaw, Poland

Maciej Krzyczkowski
Tel.: +48 (22) 57 92 169
Fax: +48 (22) 57 92 112
E-mail: maciej.krzyczkowski@gdos.gov.pl
Website: www.emas.gdos.gov.pl

Portuguese Environment Agency
Rua da Murgueira, 9/9A Zambujal
P - 2610-124 Amadora
Website: http://www.apambiente.pt / https://emas.apambiente.pt
Maria Gorete Sampaio
Tel.: +351 214 721 406
E-mail: gorete.sampaio@apambiente.pt

Ministry of Environment, Waters and Forests - (Competent Body)
Impact Assessment and Pollution Control – General Directorate
12 Libertăţii Blvd, 5 district
040129 Bucharest
Website: www.mmediu.ro
Tel.: +40 21 408 95 95
Mrs. Felicia IOANA, Head of Office
Tel.: +40 21 316 04 21
E-mail: felicia.ioana@mmediu.ro

Slovenská agentúra životného prostredia / Slovak Environmental Agency (SEA)
Department of Environmental Management and the Basel Convention
Karloveska 2
84 000 Bratislava
Tel.: +421 906 31 4015
E-mail: emas@sazp.sk
Website: www.sazp.sk

Ing. Alena Adamkovičová
E-mail: alena.adamkovicova@sazp.sk

Ing. Erika Klčová
E-mail: erika.klcova@sazp.sk

Ministry of Environment of the Slovak Republic
Department of Cross-Cutting Issues
Nám. Ľudovíta Štúra 1
812 35 Bratislava
SLOVAKIA
Website: www.minzp.sk

Zuzana Hricová
E-mail: zuzana.hricova@enviro.gov.sk

Ministry for Agriculture and the Environment
Slovenian Environmental Agency
Vojkova 1b
1000 Ljubljana
Slovenia
Tel.: +386 (0)1 478 40 00
Fax: +386 (0)1 478 40 52
E-mail: gp.arso@gov.si

Inga Turk
Tel: +386 (0)1 478 45 12
Fax: +386 (0)1 478 40 51
E-mail: inga.turk@gov.si
Website: www.arso.gov.si/

GOVERNMENT COMPETENT BODY
Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente
Secretaría de Estado de Medio Ambiente
Dirección General de Calidad, Evaluación Ambiental y Medio Natural
Plaza de San Juan de la Cruz s/n
ES-28071 Madrid
Website: http://www.marm.es/es/calidad-y-evaluacion-ambiental/temas/sistema-comunitario-de-ecogestion-y-ecoauditoria-emas/
Directora de Programa:
Ms. Gema de Esteban Curiel
Tel.: +34 91 453 53 66
E- Mail: gesteban@magrama.es

Swedish Environmental Protection Agency (Swedish EPA)

Kristina von Oelreich,
Deputy Head of Department
Tel.: +46 (0)10-698 10 12,     
E-mail: Kristina.vonOelreich@naturvardsverket.se

EMAS activities
Anna Sundberg
E-mail: anna.sundberg@naturvardsverket.se

Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment (IEMA)
Saracen House, Crusader Road,
City Office Park, Tritton Road
Lincoln, LN6 7AS

Tel.: +44 (0)1522 540069
Website: www.iema.net / http://ems.iema.net/emas
E-mail: emas@iema.net

Mr Martin Baxter
E-mail: m.baxter@iema.net

Country Contact details

Strure Irberger
EFTA Secretariat Officer
74 rue de Trèves
B - 1040 BRUXELLES

Tel.:+32/22861867
Fax:+32/22861750

Truls Roar SØVDE
Chief engineer
Norwegian Accreditation
Skedsmogata 5
PB 155, Bedriftssenter
N – 2000 LILLESTRØM

Tel. : +47 64 84 86 00 / 911 21 461
Fax : ./.
E-mail:

Official Representative :

Mr. Haakon Oen
Senior Adviser

Phone mobile:  +47 90115957,  E-mail: hakon.oen@miljodir.no

Norwegian Environment Agency
Adr. P.O.Box 5672 Sluppen,  NO-7485 Trondheim, Norway

Phone: +47 73580500,  Fax:  +47 73580501, web. adr.: www.environmentagency.no

Ketil Ingebrigtsen
The Brønnøysund Register Centre
8910 Brønnøysund, Norway
E-mail: ketil.ingebrigtsen@brreg.no

Tel./Fax: 75007745/75007535/


Einhild EVENSEN
The Brønnøysund Register Centre
8910 Brønnøysund, Norway
E-mail: eev@brreg.no

Tel./Fax: 75007852/75007535/

Experts :

Nils Birkeland
Norwegian Accreditation
Fetveien. 99
N – 2007 KJELLER

Tel. :+47/64848600 /64848610 (direct)
Fax :+47/64848601
E-mail : nb@akkreditert.no

Truls Roar SØVDE
Chief engineer
Norwegian Accreditation
Skedsmogata 5
PB 155, Bedriftssenter
N – 2000 LILLESTRØM

Tel. : +47 64 84 86 00 / 911 21 461
Fax : ./.
E-mail: trs@akkreditert.no
abn@akkreditert.no

Pia STEINER
Federal Office of Environment, Forests and Landscape
CH - 3003 BERN

Tel.:+41/313227552
Fax:+41/313230367
E-mail : pia.steiner@buwal.admin.ch

Salih YÜKSEL
Türk Akreditasyon Kurumu
Turkish Accreditation Agency
Sistem Akreditasyon Başkanlığı
System accreditation Dept
Tel   : +90 312 410 82 41
Fax : +90 312 419 87 00
E-mail :syuksel@turkak.org.tr

Tekin ALTUG
Türk Akreditasyon Kurumu
Turkish Accreditation Agency
Sistem Akreditasyon Başkanlığı
System accreditation Dept
Tel   : +90 312 410 82 42
Fax : +90 312 419 8700
E-mail : taltug@turkak.org.tr