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Identification number in the register: 44706916553-64
Registration date: 02/09/2011 16:10:03

The information on this entity was last modified on: 21/02/2017 09:59:32
The date of the last annual update was: 21/02/2017 09:59:32
Next update due latest on: 21/02/2018

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual



Not for Profit Association

    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations

Trade and business associations

    Contact details

Marine House, 0 Thorpe Lea Road
Egham TW20 8BF


Av. Brigade Piron 132
Brussels B-1080


    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Udo Kleinitz

Secretary General

    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  Udo Kleinitz

Secretary General

    Goals / remit

IMEC represents the interests of recreational marine engine manufacturers and personal watercraft manufacturers.
1. The aims and objectives of the association are:
a. to provide for its members a forum in which to discuss issues of common concern, to collect relevant data, and to formulate agreed policy;
b. to maintain close dialogue with international standards and regulatory authorities to project an informed and authoritative industry view;
c. to be proactive in contributing to regulatory initiatives seeking to protect the marine environment;
d. to support its members with recommendations on compliance with new standards and regulations;
e. to publish its opinions and recommendations and to formulate draft international standards;
f. to promote the concept of recreational boat engines as being in harmony with a clean and attractive marine environment;
g. to seek to reduce exhaust and sound emission levels from recreational boats to the minimum possible,
and all other things in connection with the above or beneficial to it.

  • European
  • global

    Specific activities covered by the Register

RCD - Recreational Craft Directive
EMC - Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive
MD - Machinery Directive
NRMM - Non-road Mobile Machinery REgulation

IPPC - Integrated pollution prevention and control (incl. recast)

IED - Industrial Emissions Directive (inc. VOC Directive integrated in IED)

NEC - National Emissions Ceilings Directive

WFD/WEEE - Waste Framework Directive including Waste electrical and electronic equipment

Biocidal Products Directive/Regulations

REACH - Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals

MSFD - Maritime Strategy Framework Directive
WFD - Water Framework Directive

Climate Change; EU Adaptation Strategy (2009 – 2012)

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    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

50%: 2  



    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

    Fields of interest

  • Climate Action
  • Customs
  • Environment
  • Trade
  • Transport

    Membership and affiliation

    Financial data

01/2015  -  01/2016

50,000 € - 99,999 €

No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.

    Code of conduct

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