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Profile of registrant

Kangaroo Group

Identification number in the register: 81031887403-27
Registration date: 12/12/11 11:47:00

The information on this organisation was last modified on 02/12/13 14:27:53
The date of the last annual update was 02/12/13 14:27:53

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Kangaroo Group
Legal status: AISBL
Website address:


Section: IV - Think tanks, research and academic institutions
and more precisely: Think tanks and research institutions

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Karl von Wogau
Position: Secretary General

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Ms  Josepha von Wolff Metternich
Position: Director

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 11 Rue Wiertz 
Brussels 1050
Telephone number: (+322) 2806095
Fax number: (+322) 2800784
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: The Kangaroo Group, Free Movement and Security, is an organisation of cross-party Members of the European Parliament, Commission, Council and of Industry and Academia, working to enhance European unity step by step around the pursuit of common projects. The motto of the Kangaroo Group is: Free Movement and Security.

The objective is the further realisation of the European Home Market with:
- A safe and prosperous Europe for its citizens,
- The removal of any remaining barriers to the four freedoms (free movement of goods, persons, services and capital),
- A regulatory enviroment in Europe which ensures and improves the competitivness of European industry in worls markets,
- A competitive social market economy founded on the principle of subsidiarity,
- The stability of the Euro,
- Effectivemeasures to make the external borders of the Union safe but the same time open for trade,
- A Common Security and Defence Policy.
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: 3
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:

Organisation of events concerning the realisation of the Internal Market, the Stability of the Euro and the Common Foreign and Security Policy.

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

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Foreign and Security Policy and Defence
  • Internal Market


Total number of members that are natural persons: 120
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: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Total budget: 305,175
of which public financing:
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants:
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
from other sources: 305,175
- donations:
- contributions from members: 292,600
income from events : 12,575
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

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