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Profile of registrant

FTTH Council Europe ASBL

Identification number in the register: 09838612482-61
Registration date: 09/10/09 14:40:20

The information on this organisation was last modified on 12/09/14 09:26:15
The date of the last annual update was 12/09/14 09:26:15

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: FTTH Council Europe ASBL
Acronym: FTTH Council Europe
Legal status: Non Profit 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  Hartwig Tauber
Position: Director General

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Hartwig Tauber
Position: Director General

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 11 Rue de Colonies 
Brussels 1000
Telephone number: (+32) 25176103
Fax number: (+43) 285571142
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: The FTTH Council Europe is an industry organisation with a mission to accelerate the availability of fibre‐based, ultra‐high‐speed access networks to consumers and businesses. The Council promotes this technology because it will deliver a flow of new services that enhances the quality of life, contributes to a better environment and increased competitiveness. The FTTH Council Europe consists of more than 150 members companies. Its members include leading telecommunications companies and many world leaders in the telecommunication industry.
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: 2
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 FTTH Council Europe calls the European Commission to set up a regulatory framework that accelerates the deployment of FTTH/B networks in Europe.

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

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Culture
  • Education
  • Information Society
  • 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: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 100000  € - 150000  €
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:

The FTTH Council Europe ASBL is financed through the membership fee of the members and through the profit (if any) of the annual FTTH Conference.

Code of conduct

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