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

The information on this entity was last modified on: 09/02/2015 16:50:07
The date of the last annual update was: 09/02/2015 16:50:07
Next update due latest on: 09/02/2016

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual


Charity and a company limited by guarantee

    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations

Companies & groups

    Contact details

Marylebone Road, 2
London NW1 4DF

(+44) 02077707000

    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 more than 800,000 subscribers, 300,000 supporters and is the largest independent consumer membership organisation in the UK. Independent of government and industry, Which? is funded through its successful commercial businesses. 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.


    Specific activities covered by the Register

Which? engages on a broad range of issues including financial services, energy, food safety, telecommunications and consumer rights.


High Level Group on retail competitiveness





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

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

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

100%: 2   25%: 2



On behalf of Which?, the persons listed below have spent, during the last 12 months approximately 100 percent 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
Emmanuelle BOMO 21/03/2015 19/03/2016
Michelle SMYTH 21/03/2015 19/03/2016

    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
  • Trade

    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

06/2013  -  06/2014

100,000 € - 199,999 €

No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.

More details available at Companies House:

    Code of conduct

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