INFRINGEMENTS

New infringement cases 2016 - 2020

In 2020, the Commission opened 17 new infringement cases against The Netherlands by sending a letter of formal notice under Article 258 TFEU.

By clicking on this interactive multi-level chart, you can consult the distribution of the new infringement cases in 2020 per policy area and per type of infringement.

Infringement cases open at year-end 2016 - 2020

At the end of 2020, 41 infringement cases remained open against The Netherlands.

The figures for 2020 cover infringement cases where a letter of formal notice was sent in that year or before, irrespective of the stages the cases have reached. Only cases which have not been closed by a formal decision in 2020 are included.

By clicking on the above multi-level chart you can consult the number of infringement cases open at the end of 2020 per policy area and per type of infringement.

New late transposition cases 2016 - 2020

In 2020, the Commission opened 12 new late transposition cases against The Netherlands for failure to timely transpose directives.

By clicking on this interactive multi-level chart, you can consult the distribution of the new late transposition cases in 2020 per policy area.

EU PILOT

New EU Pilot cases 2016 - 2020

In 2020, the Commission opened 6 new EU Pilot cases against The Netherlands.

By clicking on this interactive multi-level chart, you can consult the distribution of the new EU Pilot cases in 2020 per policy area.

EU Pilot cases 2016 – 2020

The above chart shows the number of EU Pilot cases registered, handled or remaining open at year-end for the period 2016-2020. The resolution rate for EU Pilot responses received from The Netherlands in 2020 was 67%.

COMPLAINTS

New complaints

In 2020, the Commission registered 144 new complaints about alleged or potential breaches of EU law against The Netherlands.

By clicking on this interactive multi-level chart, you can consult the distribution of the new complaints in 2020 per policy area.

Complaints 2016 – 2020

The above chart shows the number of complaints registered, handled or remaining open at year-end for the period 2016-2020.

MORE INFORMATION ON INFRINGEMENT CASES

Most important infringement cases closed without a Court of Justice ruling in 2020;

Some of the most important ongoing infringement cases in 2020;

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