Role of the Committee

The Independent Ethical Committee advises the Commission on whether the planned activities of Commissioners after leaving office are compatible with the Treaties.

The President may also seek the advice of the Independent Ethical Committee on any other ethical question relating to the Code of Conduct for the Members of the European Commission.

Members of the Committee

The Members of the Committee serve for terms of 3 years, renewable once.

Name CV Declaration of honour
Christiaan Timmermans Curriculum vitae Declaration of honour
Dagmar Roth-Behrendt Curriculum vitae Declaration of honour
Heinz Zourek Curriculum vitae Declaration of honour

Annual reports

According to Article 13(4) of the Code of Conduct for the Members of the European Commission, the Commission publishes annually a report on the application of the Code of Conduct, including the work of the Independent Ethical Committee.

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