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Profile of registrant

Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Commerce

Identification number in the register: 98584666701-12
Registration date: 16/09/11 11:48:33

The information on this organisation was last modified on 17/09/14 10:52:47
The date of the last annual update was 17/09/14 10:51:46

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Commerce
Acronym: KTTO
Legal status: Chamber of Commerce
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Ms  Aysun Onet
Position: Secretary-General

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Ms  Lale Shener
Position: Brussels Representative

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 90 Bedrettin Demirel Caddesi 
Lefkosa (Nicosia) -
Telephone number: (+90392) 2283645
Fax number: (+90392) 2270782
Other contact information: Ms Lale Shener
Brussels Representative
Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Commerce

KTTO Brussels Office
Chamber House
Avenue des Arts 19 AD
1000 Brussels

Tel: +32-2-280-2280
Fax: +32-2-280-1180

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: KTTO is the highest level business representation organization in Northern Cyprus, representing the general economic interest of close to 3,500 SMEs amounting to 95% of the Turkish Cypriot economy.

KTTO’s mission is to promote the economic development of Northern Cyprus by serving its members at home and abroad, through upholding the principles of private enterprise and free trade within the bounds of the constitution and laws of Northern Cyprus.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national
  • national

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 4
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Lale Shener 17/10/14 15/10/15


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

- Implementation of the "Green Line Regulation" (Council Regulation No 866/2004) in Cyprus.

- Communication and advocacy activities.

- EU awareness raising, information and project management support.

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

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Audiovisual and Media
  • Budget
  • Climate Action
  • Communication
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Culture
  • Customs
  • Development
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Education
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enlargement
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Food Safety
  • Foreign and Security Policy and Defence
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Home Affairs
  • Humanitarian Aid
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health
  • Regional Policy
  • Research and Technology
  • Sport
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Transport
  • Youth


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

- European Small Business Alliance (ESBA)

- World Chambers Federation

- Islamic Chambers of Commerce and Industry

- Network of Interest Representation Offices of New and Candidate Countries (NIROC)

- Society of European Affairs Professionals (membership of the Brussels Representative)

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 01/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
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:

Code of conduct

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

The organisation has also declared to be bound to the following other Code:
SEAP Code of Conduct