The unit is responsible for the legislative and other activities relating to e-commerce, including geoblocking, and platforms. This covers problem analysis, policy development, preparing and drafting of initiatives, including legal proposals, to monitoring the implementation of the legal framework. In carrying out these tasks, the unit shall work closely with colleagues within the DG, notably those working on electronic communications, audiovisual policy and copyright, and privacy and security, as well as colleagues in other parts of the Commission, notably on free movement of services, taxation and consumer protection.

Responsible Person

Head of Unit
Werner Stengg


+32-2-29 69159