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Library of best practices


Ex-post evaluation

General guidancePractical examples of evaluation
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Evaluating EU activities: Practical Guide for Commission Servicespdf Choose translations of the previous link 
This guide is subject to revision and will be replaced by an up-dated version in 2014
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GermanyGovernment decision of 23 January 2013pdf(22 kB)
Reports on ex post studies on compliance costs
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LuxembourgL'évaluation ex-post au Luxembourgpdf(279 kB)-
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The Green Book: appraisal and evaluation in central government
Better regulation framework manual
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Stakeholder consultation

General guidancePractical examples of consultation
European
Commission
Minimum Standards
These Minimum Standards are currently being reviewed; more up-to-date guidance will be available at the beginning of 2014
Your Voice in Europe
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Good engagement practicespdf(74 kB)

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FinlandConsultation in Legislative Drafting: Guidelines (2010)pdf(16 kB)-
FranceGuide "Consulter pour mieux réglementer"pdf
Test PMEpdf(2 MB)
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LuxembourgLa consultation publique au Luxembourgpdf(263 kB)-
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Consultation principles: guidancePublications: All consultations

Impact assessment

General guidancePractical examples of impact assessments
European
Commission
Commission Impact Assessment Guidelines
These Guidelines are subject to revision and will be replaced by an up-dated version in 2014
Best practice library
All Impact Assessments and IAB opinions sorted by year and policy area
IAB reports and other info on the Impact Assessment Board
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FinlandImpact Assessment in Legislative Process (2008)pdf(340 kB)-
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GermanyFederal Government Programme on Bureaucracy Reduction and Better Regulation:
Bürokratieabbau und bessere Rechtsetzung
Cabinet Decision (27 January 2010)pdf(20 kB)
2010 Annual Report on the Federal Government Programmepdf(175 kB)
2011-12 Annual Report on the Federal Government Programmepdf(377 kB)
Bureaucracy cost index (BKI)
Bürokratiekosten messen
Federal Statistical Office - online statistics
Regulatory Control Council:
General information
Publications (e.g. annual reports)
Act on the Establishment of a National Regulatory Control Councilpdf(23 kB)
Impact Assessment (general aspects):
Joint Rules of Procedures of the Federal Ministriespdf(798 kB)
General Guidance on Impact assessments
Compliance costs:
Guidelines on the Identification and Presentation of Compliance Costs in Legislative Proposals by the Federal Governmentpdf
Bürokratieabbau und bessere Rechtsetzung
Benefits of regulations:
Nationaler Nachhaltigkeitskompass Standardnutzen-Modellpdf
Study: Quantifying the benefits of regulatory proposalspdf
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LuxembourgL'évaluation d'impact réglementaire au Luxembourgpdf(616 kB)-
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Assessing the impact of new regulation
Impact assessments for government policies
Impact assessments: when to do one
Impact assessments: how to guide
Impact assessment (IA) template
Impact assessment (IA) template user manual
Better regulation framework manual
DECC IA on energy supply administration rules, focused on qualitative argumentspdf
Defra – industrial emissions – eu, green benefitspdf
UK Impact Assessments

Transposition / Implementation of legislation

General guidancePractical examples
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FinlandGuidelines for EU legislation (FI)-
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LuxembourgLa transposition des directives européennes au Luxembourgpdf(260 kB)-
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Transposition guidance: how to implement EU Directives into UK law effectively-