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Profile of registrant

Centraal Bureau Levensmiddelenhandel (CBL)

Identification number in the register: 71342175352-09
Registration date: 21/02/11 12:05:11

The information on this organisation was last modified on 28/01/14 11:41:28
The date of the last annual update was 28/01/14 11:41:28

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Centraal Bureau Levensmiddelenhandel (CBL)
Legal status: vereniging
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  René Roorda
Position: Algemeen directeur

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: n.v.t. n.v.t.
Position: n.v.t.

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 13 Overgoo 
P.O. box: 262
Leidschendam 2260 AG
Telephone number: (+3170) 3376200
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: The Dutch Food Retail Association represents the Dutch supermarket organisations and food service companies. CBL represents members on all non-commercial issues such as food safety, sustainability, health issues, crime/theft, logistics and staff-training.

CBL has 27 members which includes almost 4300 stores and 260.000 employees.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national
  • European

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

Number of persons: 4
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:

CBL is involved in issues concerning food retail such as food safety, environment, internal market, transport and health.

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

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Food Safety
  • Home Affairs
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health
  • Research and Technology
  • Trade
  • Transport


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

CBL is an active member of EuroCommerce

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.