How is the Register organized
The Register distinguishes between Commission expert groups and other similar entities.
Standard information on individual Commission expert groups and other similar entities is provided, such as the Commission department running the group and the group's mission, tasks and membership.
If a group has set up any sub-groups to examine specific questions, their names are listed in the details of the expert group.
The Register classifies the groups as follows:
- set up by a Commission decision or by a formal act of other EU institutions
- set up by individual Commission departments
- duration is not defined
- duration is defined (usually less than 5 years)
You can search for groups by: Commission department, policy area, name or key word.