Consultation on the cost-benefit and administrative burden reduction potential of options for re-design of Intrastat Consultation on the cost-benefit and administrative burden reduction potential of options for re-design of Intrastat

Title

Consultation on the cost-benefit and administrative burden reduction potential of options for re-design of Intrastat

Policy field(s)

Trade, Statistics

Target group(s)

Reporters of data used for compiling intra-EU trade in goods statistics

Period of consultation

From 21.01.2016 to 20.03.2016 (closed)

Objective of the consultation

In line with the objectives and provisions of the 'ESS 2020 vision Building the future of European statistics' - Eurostat is conducting the ESS.VIP.REDESIGN project.

ESS.VIP.REDESIGN has as a strategic policy objective the provision to the European Statistical System Committee with the necessary information on options to re-design the collection of data on intra-EU trade in goods.

To meet this objective, one of the project tasks aims at assessing the administrative burden aspects related to each re-design option.

This objective of this consultation is to collect from businesses reporting Intra-EU trade through the Intrastat data collection system quantitative and qualitative information on the current administrative burden faced due to the requirements of Intrastat reporting and also on future potential burden derived from Intrastat re-design options.

View the questionnaire

Links to the survey on Intrastat administrative burden on Intrastat reporters can be found below. Repondents should choose the link for the Member State to whom they send their Intrastat return. The survey is available in the official language(s) of the Member State and in English.

(*) This consultation has been closed.

How to submit your contribution

The questionnaire will be open for replies for 2 months so please complete the online questionnaire by the latest on the 20 March 2016.

For any related question and/or clarification, please contact: ESTAT-INTRASTAT-SURVEY@ec.europa.eu

View the consultation document

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Access the invitation to (insert title of the meeting, public hearing or seminar)

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Reference documents and other, related consultations

Additionally the information collected from this consultation will form part of the a project for establishing a Framework Regulation Integrating Business Statistics (FRIBS).

Contact details

Responsible service EUROSTAT, Unit G5
E-mail ESTAT-INTRASTAT-SURVEY@ec.europa.eu
Postal address Business statistics – Unit G5 - Goods: Production and international trade
European Commission
L- 2929 Luxembourg

Reason why the consultation period is less than 12 weeks

As the aim of the consultation is to assess the administrative burden for a specific data collection collecting both quantitative and qualitative information it was deemed not necessary to strictly follow the 'Your Voice' process and thus, a shorter consultation period was envisaged.

Reason why notice of the meeting*/seminar*/public hearing* is less than 20 working days

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Number of responses received to this consultation

This information will be available after the closing of the consultation period.

View the contributions

Received contributions will be published on the Internet. See the specific privacy statement attached to this consultation for information on how your personal data and contribution will be dealt with.

Results of consultation and next steps

All these results will be compiled into a summary report which will be published at the latest by the end of 2016.

As next step these results will contribute to:

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