Better regulation: why and how

Better regulation: why and how

The Commission is committed to designing and evaluating EU policies and laws transparently, with evidence, and backed up by the views of citizens and stakeholders.

Regulatory Scrutiny Board

Regulatory Scrutiny Board

The Regulatory Scrutiny Board is an independent body of the Commission that offers advice to the College. It provides a central quality control and support function for Commission impact assessment and evaluation work. The Board examines and issues opinions and recommendations on all the Commission's draft impact assessments and major evaluations and fitness checks of existing legislation.

Types of EU law

Types of EU law

Find out what the different types of EU law are and their different effects.

Contribute to law-making

Contribute to law-making

The Commission wants to hear your views and reflect them in its decisions when it makes and updates EU laws.

Track law-making

Track law-making

Check the progress of EU initiatives at their different stages in the law-making process.