Impact Assessment Commission Communication COM(2002)276 (2002)
Other Commission documents on impact assessment
Better regulation for Growth and Jobs in the European Union Commission communication - COM(2005)97 (2005)
Next steps - In support of competitiveness and sustainable development Commission report - SEC(2004)1377(207 kB) (2004)
Impact assessment in other EU institutions
Common Approach to Impact Assessment(39 kB) (2005) As foreseen in the Inter-Institutional Agreement on Better Lawmaking (2003) the Common Approach sets out basic rules for impact assessment throughout the legislative process.
Inter-institutional Agreement on Better Lawmaking(2003) Common commitments and objectives of the three European institutions in the field of better regulation. Agreement includes the setting up of the High-level technical group for inter-institutional cooperation.