Fisheries

Committee and Expert Group on the EMFF

Committee and Expert Group on the EMFF

Committee and Expert Group on the EMFF

The Lisbon Treaty (Articles 290 and 291 of the Treaty on the functioning of the EU) and the Comitology Regulation (Regulation (EU) No 182/2011) introduced new rules requiring the establishment of:

  • An EMFF Committee, under the Comitology Regulation. The EMFF Committee delivers opinions on draft implementing acts.
  • An EMFF Expert Group, to provide advice and expertise to the Commission on the preparation of legislative proposals and policy initiatives, the preparation of delegated acts and the implementation of EU legislation.