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Profile of registrant

BP p.l.c.

Identification number in the register: 3394026642-58
Registration date: 14/11/08 16:08:26

The information on this organisation was last modified on 06/11/14 17:24:06
The date of the last annual update was 06/11/14 17:24:06

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: BP p.l.c.
Acronym: BP
Legal status: Public Limited Company
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Companies & groups

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Bob Dudley
Position: Group Chief Executive

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Emmanuel Haton
Position: Director European Government Affairs

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 1 St. James's Square 
London SW1Y 4PD
Telephone number: (+44) 2074964000
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information: details of Brussels office:

Emmanuel Haton
Director European Government Affairs

BP p.l.c.
11 Rond-Point Schuman
B-1040 Brussels


Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: BP operates in the fields of oil, gas and renewable energies and provides its customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, retail services and petrochemicals products for everyday items. BP has operations in around 100 countries with well-established businesses in Europe, Russia and the Caspian, North and South America, East Asia, Australasia and Africa.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 5
Complementary information: Complementary information: This is the total number of permanent staff (full time BP employees) routinely engaged in direct lobbying activities and falling under the scope of the Transparency Register. In addition to the 5 full time employees, we have 1 intern on a temporary contract (internship agreement or temp agency such as Randstad) who also needs accreditation for access to the European Parliament.

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Emmanuel Haton 27/02/14 25/02/15
Olivera DRAZIC 26/02/14 24/02/15
LYUBOMIRA EFREMOVA 04/04/14 02/04/15
Alexander KERST 18/01/14 16/01/15


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Representation of the positions, views and interests of BP p.l.c. to the institutions of the European Union in areas including:

1. European policy and legislation impacting the business of our company including in the areas of energy, offshore safety, research and innovation, climate change, environmental protection, competition, financial markets and employment.

2. EU international relations with countries and regions of importance to our business operations.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Climate Action
  • Competition
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • Foreign and Security Policy and Defence
  • Internal Market
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Transport


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Our principal memberships are as follows:
1. FuelsEurope
2. OGP (International Association of Oil and Gas Producers)
3. ERT (European Roundtable of Industrialists)
5. CEPS (Centre for European Policy Studies)
6. EPC (The European Policy Centre)
7. Friends of Europe
8. EEF (European Energy Forum)
9. The Kangaroo Group
10. EUGBC (EU Georgia Business Council)
11. British Chamber of Commerce in Belgium
12. American Chamber of Commerce
13. The German Marshall Fund of the United States

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 11/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 1250000  € - 1500000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

1. Estimate based on full year 2011 actual expenditures and use of time for the direct lobbying of all the EU institutions.
2. Estimate includes costs (including overheads) of all staff and consultancy services attributable to direct lobbying and all payments to trade associations and think tanks.
3. Estimate has been calculated in a comparable way to previous years with the addition of our contribution to trade associations as per the most recently issued guidelines.

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.