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International Confederation of Inspection and Certification Organizations

Identification number in the register: 96818506624-46
Registration date: 09/09/2011 12:35:58

The information on this entity was last modified on: 17/02/2015 11:40:17
The date of the last annual update was: 17/02/2015 11:40:17
Next update due latest on: 17/02/2016

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

International Confederation of Inspection and Certification Organizations

CEOC International


    Section of registration

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

Trade and business associations

    Contact details

Rue du Commerce, 20-22
Brussels 1000

(+32) 2 511 50 65

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Drewin Nieuwenhuis

Secretary General

    Person in charge of EU relations

Ms  Franziska Kassler

International Affairs Manager

    Goals / remit

CEOC International was created in 1961, as a not-for-profit organization registered under Belgian law that represents 29 independent inspection and certification organization in 19 countries. Its headquarters are based in Brussels.

CEOC International is the European trade association which represents the independent inspection and certification organisations, whose members are acknowledged by the national authorities as fulfilling the competency standards of statutory and non-statutory safety inspection and certification. Through their work CEOC International members ensure the safety of equipment, reduce the risk of accidents, protect the environment and set and influence high standards throughout the world.

The confederation represents the joint interests of many of the world’s leading inspection and certification companies, employing more than 100,000 highly qualified persons, of which over 62,000 are graduate engineers and technicians.

CEOC members are world-wide involved in the periodical inspection of technical installations as well as the certification of new products and services to protect the workers and citizens of Europe against unsafe products and technical installations.


    Specific activities covered by the Register

For 2015:
- Consumer Protection and Market Surveillance Package
- Medical Devices and In vitro diagnostic medical devices directives
- all legislation related to the New Legislative Framework and the Alignment Package
- Industrial Renaissance in Europe







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

50%: 5  



    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Franziska Susanne KASSLER 09/01/2015 07/01/2016
Zlatina ZHELEVA 09/01/2015 07/01/2016

    Fields of interest

  • Consumer Affairs
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Food Safety
  • Internal Market
  • Public Health
  • Research and Technology
  • Trade
  • Transport

    Membership and affiliation


    Financial data

01/2014  -  12/2014

10,000 € - 24,999 €

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

CEOC International finances its activities purely through membership fee.

    Code of conduct

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