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Profile of registrant

The Premier League

Identification number in the register: 20008164092-96
Registration date: 30/08/10 18:16:46

The information on this organisation was last modified on 25/08/14 15:50:54
The date of the last annual update was 25/08/14 15:50:54

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: The Premier League
Acronym: FAPL
Legal status: Private 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  Richard Scudamore
Position: Chief Executive

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Mathieu Moreuil
Position: Head of EU Public Policy

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 30 Gloucester Place 
London W1U8PL
Telephone number: (+44) 2078649000
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information: The Premier League Brussels Office
CBI House
Rue de la Science, 14
B-1040 Brussels

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: The Premier League organises and commercialises the top division of English football, with the 20 Clubs at any one time in the League being the Shareholders. The Premier League acts as its clubs trade association as well as its competition organiser and regulator.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national

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

Number of persons: 3
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


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

The Premier League is interested in the development of the EU Sport Policy as well as in various EU initiatives related to audio-visual policy and media rights, competition and internal market rules, free movement of workers, and social dialogue. The Premier League is also committed to provide the EU institutions with its experience and expertise in using football as a tool for improving education, health and social integration.

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

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Audiovisual and Media
  • Communication
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Culture
  • Customs
  • Development
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Education
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • External Relations
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Home Affairs
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Sport
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Youth


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

The Premier League is a member of
- the European Professional Football League Association (EPFL)
- the Sports Rights Owners' Coalition (SROC)

Financial data

Financial year: 06/2013 - 06/2014
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 150000  € - 200000  €
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:

Code of conduct

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