Migration and Home Affairs

European Parliament approves the Passenger Name Record agreement with Australia

Today, the European Parliament has provided its consent with the PNR agreements between the EU and Australia and the Council can proceed with the conclusion of the Agreement on behalf of the EU. As was the case under the previous agreement PNR data will be used for preventing, detecting, investigating, and prosecuting terrorism and serious transnational crime.

For more information:

  • MEMO/11/744: Statement by EU Commissionr Cecilia Malmström
Thursday, 27 October, 2011