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Profile of registrant


Identification number in the register: 29749561729-18
Registration date: 20/05/09 14:31:33

The information on this organisation was last modified on 05/01/15 13:14:19
The date of the last annual update was 23/04/14 23:36:25

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: EuroWindoor
Acronym: EuroWindoor
Legal status: Cooperation of FAECF, FEMIB, EPW and UEMV
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Other similar organisations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Joachim Oberrauch
Position: Chairman

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Frank Koos
Position: General Secretary

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 1-7 Walter-Kolb-Str. 
Frankfurt am Main 60594
Telephone number: (+49) 69 955054 35
Fax number: (+49) 69 955054 11
Other contact information: EuroWindoor
The General Secretariat
Schuman Business Center
40, Rue Breydel
1040 Bruxelles
Phone: +32 (2) 502 3396

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: EuroWindoor, the umbrella organization of the 4 European associations of fenestration and door sector (FAECF, FEMIB, EPW and UEMV), was created in January 1999 and is covering 30 national federations in Europe representing the interests of more than 50,000 companies employing around 1 million workers in Europe.
It is the adequate representation of the fenestration and door sector in Europe, taking into account the individual responsibility of each member organization. (Note: “Fenestration” does include windows and curtain walls as well as accessories, but also installation, glazing and sun screening, etc.)

It is the aim of the present cooperative agreement (June 2012)
- To bundle the interests of European associations of fenestration and door sector
- To be officially acknowledged as the umbrella organization for the different members
- To go beyond lobbying at the European Union

The main tasks of EuroWindoor are lobbying and supply of information, to create a functioning market environment for European fenestration and door sector. A working program is developed from the points which member organizations have in common
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • European

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

Number of persons: 0.1
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:

EuroWindoor positions

- Position Paper on “Consumer Product Safety Regulation” (October 2013)
- Comments on the proposal for "Delegated Act e-Supply" (July 2013)
- Construction Products Regulation – Understanding of Specific Technical Documentation (STD) (March 2012)
- EuroWindoor Position on Window Energy Rating (June 2010)
- EuroWindoor position on ECO-LABEL (March 2010)
- EuroWindoor position on stakeholder consultation for the second set of Green Public Procurement (GPP) criteria - Product Sheet - Windows, Glazed Doors and Skylights (September 2009)
- EuroWindoors position on draft amendments to Commission proposal for Construction Products Regulation (dated 19 February 2009) (February 2009)
- EuroWindoors position on the recast of Directive 2002/91/EC to improve the energy performance of buildings (February 2009)
- EuroWindoor Position on 1st draft CEN/TR 00351003 "Evaluation of a horizontal approach to assess the possible release of dangerous substances from construction products in support of requirements from the CPD" (February 2009)
- EuroWindoor position “The European house needs better windows - The EuroWindoor vision and proposal on Energy Efficiency of windows with effective legislation and modern technology“ (January 2009)
- EuroWindoors position on the draft report on the CPR proposal from reporter Catherine Neris (November 2008)
- The role of fenestration for less energy consumption and greenhouse gas emission reductions (November 2008)
- EuroWindoors position on the Green Public Procurement Product Sheet - Windows, Glazed Doors and Skylights (Ver. 1.1) (October 2008)
- Position to the request for a new extension of the coexistence period for EN 14351-1 of one year (September 2008)
- Position on stakeholder consultation on the revision of Energy Labelling Framework Directive 1992/75/EEC (February 2008)

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

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Internal Market
  • Research and Technology


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: 01/2014 - 12/2014
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 13,000 €
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.