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Profile of registrant

Information Sans Frontieres

Identification number in the register: 26873487095-40
Registration date: 08/11/11 14:11:33

The information on this organisation was last modified on 27/10/13 10:47:59
The date of the last annual update was 27/10/13 10:47:59

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Information Sans Frontieres
Acronym: ISF
Legal status: alliance
Website address:


Section: III - Non-governmental organisations
and more precisely: Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Paul Ayris
Position: Chair

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Paul Ayris
Position: Chair

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 5 Pr Willem Alexanderhof 
P.O. box: 90407
The Hague 2509 LK
Telephone number: (+31) 629047952
Fax number: (+31) 703140197
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Our main mission is to make our sector’s voice heard in discussions at a European level on copyright and other legal issues affecting research, culture, teaching and learning. We promote access to information and culture for all in order to foster creativity, innovation and education – crucial for Europe’s competitiveness. We want to ensure that the institutions we represent can keep providing their services to the public in an efficient and legal manner while adapting to the new digital age.
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: 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:

Orphan Works Directive, Public Sector Information Directive

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

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Audiovisual and Media
  • Culture
  • Education
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market


Total number of members that are natural persons: 10
Number of member organisations:
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


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: 09/2012 - 08/2013
Total budget: 62,400
of which public financing:
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants:
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
from other sources: 62,400
- donations:
- contributions from members: 62,400
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 50000  € - 100000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

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