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Profile of registrant

French Publishers Association (Syndicat National de l'Edition)

Identification number in the register: 54534356472-92
Registration date: 24/08/11 16:35:27

The information on this organisation was last modified on 28/07/14 11:02:30
The date of the last annual update was 28/07/14 11:02:30

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: French Publishers Association (Syndicat National de l'Edition)
Legal status: Trade association
Website address:


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

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mrs  Christine De Mazières
Position: Director

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Catherine Blache
Position: Counsellor, International Policy

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 115 bd, St Germain 
Paris 75006
Telephone number: (+33) 1 44 41 40 50
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: The French Publishers Association (SNE) is France's trade association of book publishers. It represents approximately 670 member companies whose combined business endeavors account for the bulk of French publishing.

The SNE's missions include :

•advocating publishers' interests,
•supporting creativity by defending freedom to publish and promoting the respect of intellectual property rights,
•promoting and defending the fixed book price,
•promoting literacy.
The SNE represents the French publishing profession as a member of both the Federation of European Publishers (FEP) and the International Publishers Association (IPA).
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national

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

Number of persons: 2
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:

Suivi des activités liées au cadre juridique du livre: la culture, le droit d'auteur, la TVA, la concurrence, les accords de commerce...

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

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Culture
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market


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
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 50000  € - 100000  €
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.