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Which?

Identification number in the register: 03845856565-52
Registration date: 05/09/2011 12:40:33

The information on this entity was last modified on: 04/09/2014 17:52:45
The date of the last annual update was: 04/09/2014 17:52:45

This entry follows the format of the previous Register. It will be changed to the new format when the entity makes the next update.
Next update due latest on: 27/04/2015

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Which?

Charity and a company limited by guarantee

    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations

Companies & groups

    Contact details

Marylebone Road, 2
London NW1 4DF
UNITED KINGDOM

(+44) 02077707000

(+44) 02077707600

Which? is the operational name of Consumers' Association, registered in England and Wales No. 580128, a registered charity No. 296072.

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Peter Vicary-Smith

Chief Executive

    Person in charge of EU relations

Ms  Michelle Smyth

Head of EU & International

    Goals / remit

Which? is an independent, not-for-profit consumer organisation. Which? has around one million subscribers and is the largest consumer organisation in the UK and in Europe. Independent of government and industry, Which? is funded through the sale of Which? consumer magazines, online services and books. Which? is a consumer champion working to make things better for consumers. Our campaigns make people's lives fairer, simpler and safer.

Which? exists to make individuals as powerful as the organisations they have to deal with in their daily lives. We campaign for all UK consumers to help them get a fairer deal. We currently focus on energy, personal finance, food and other consumer markets.

national

    Activities

Which? has covered the following EU initiatives over the past year:

-Common European Sales Law
- TTIP
-Alternative and Online Dispute Resolution
- Official Controls in the Food chain
- Country of origin labelling of food
-MiFID
-Package Travel Directive
- Insurance Mediation Directive
- Telecoms
- Energy

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

2

On behalf of Which?, the persons listed below have spent, during the last 12 months 20 percent or more of their working time on EU lobbying activities for Which?

Michelle Smyth, Head of EU & International
Food, energy,consumer rights, personal finance, energy and trade

Emmanuelle Bomo, Senior EU Public Affairs Officer
Consumer rights, personal finance and trade

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Michelle Smyth 27/03/2014 25/03/2015
Emmanuelle Bomo 29/03/2014 27/03/2015
Annabella Coldrick 27/03/2014 25/03/2015

    Fields of interest

  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Food Safety
  • Home Affairs
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health

    Membership and affiliation

Which? is a member of the European Consumers' Association (BEUC) and Consumers International (CI). Which? is also active in the Transatlantic Consumer Dialogue (TACD). We conduct some of our product testing through International Consumer Research & Testing (ICRT).

    Financial data

06/2012  -  06/2013

450,000  € - 500,000  €

0 €

0 €

More details available at Companies House: http://www.companieshouse.gov.uk//index.shtml

    Code of conduct

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