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Profile of registrant

Business Application Software Developers Association

Identification number in the register: 58955079354-78
Registration date: 17/08/12 15:49:41

The information on this organisation was last modified on 15/09/14 15:15:00
The date of the last annual update was 23/07/14 15:39:21

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Business Application Software Developers Association
Acronym: BASDA
Legal status: Not For Profit Trade Organisation
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Kevin Hart
Position: Chairman

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Kevin Misselbrook
Position: Director

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 92 High Street 
Great Missenden , Bucks HP16 0AN
Telephone number: (+44) 1494 868030
Fax number: (+44) 1494 868031
Other contact information: BASDA is the trade body representing software developers engaged in producing business applications.

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: BASDA is the Business Application Software Developers Association.
BASDA represents almost 100 of the world's leading business application software suppliers and partners.

Representing its members to governments and policy making groups in the UK, Europe and worldwide BASDA is the acknowledged voice of the business software applications industry.

Although based in the UK, BASDA is an international organisation with many members from overseas, or themselves international companies.

BASDA is a not for profit self-funding organisation that is dedicated to acting on behalf of its members.

BASDA was founded in 1993. The organisation was formed from a core group of software developers, who recognised that the software industry needed an independent representative body. As a result, BASDA now represents the interests of international suppliers, resellers and user groups, as well as developers of Human Resources, Accounting, Taxation, Payroll, Logistics, Manufacturing, Document management and other business software applications.

BASDA is recognised by the European Commission, the UK Government, the United Nations and the OECD. BASDA provides its members with a direct opportunity to consult with and influence decisions taken by these organisations as well as offering its Members technical, marketing, and educational support across a wide range of business topics.
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: 10
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:


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

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Climate Action
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Environment
  • Taxation
  • Trade


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

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
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.