About this initiative


The evaluation covers all EU farm policy (CAP) measures that impact on water. It will:

  • focus on the quality and quantity of water

  • assess whether the measures are effective, efficient, in line with EU legislation, relevant and add value.
Agriculture and rural development
Type of act
Staff working document
Expert group


Feedback: open

Evaluation and Fitness Check Roadmap
More about roadmaps.

Feedback period
29 October 2018 - 26 November 2018

The Commission would like to hear your views.

All feedback received may be published on the European Commission webpage and will be summarized and presented to the European Parliament and Council, with the aim of feeding into the legislative debate.

Give feedback
Download (241.3 KB - PDF - 3 pages)

Feedback (2)

  • Anonymous (Italy)
    9 Novembre 2018 EU citizen
    Anonymous (Italy)


  • Anonymous (Germany)
    30 October 2018 EU citizen
    Anonymous (Germany)

    To whom it may concern: The evaluation of the CAP and the planning for the future CAP have to take a special focus on the citizens' and nature's need for clean and save water in all EU member states. Clean water does not only mean the access to clean, save and affordable drinking water but also ground and flowing water not acceding the legislative limits for fertilizer, pesticides and other chemical residues. The agriculture industry is...

All feedback (2) >

Public consultation

Feedback: upcoming
Planned for
Third quarter 2019

Commission adoption


Staff working document
More about adopted acts

Subscribe to receive notifications

Be notified by email when new initiatives are added on topics you're interested in or follow developments to individual initiatives.
You won't receive more than 1 email per day and you can manage your subscription preferences whenever you like.
Simply create an account using the Register button below.