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Lobbying Costs

50,000€ - 99,999€

Financial year: Jan 2023 - Dec 2023

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.2 Fte (2)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info


    EU Transparency Register

    400309213564-96 First registered on 29 Apr 2014

    Goals / Remit

    Focused on alternatives to animal testing in toxicology and 3Rs, Altertox vision is to raise awareness to the EU policy makers about new approach methodologies (NAMs) for safety testing.

    Main EU files targeted

    #Motion for Resolution on Plans and actions to accelerate a transition to innovation without the use of animals in research, regulatory testing and education in 2022
    #Clarification on REACH regulation (delegated acts) in 2022
    #Classification labelling and packaging regulation (ordinary legislative procedure and delegated acts) in 2023
    #Pharma package in 2023 / 2024
    #The Commission roadmap for phasing out animal testing in chemical safety assessments
    #Detergent regulation in 2023 / 2024
    #One substance one assessment 2024
    #REACH revision 2024


    Head Office
    rue alphonse dewitte 11
    ixelles 1050
    EU Office
    rue de la brasserie 120
    Elsene 1050


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    2 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 15 Jun 2024

    Name Start date End Date
    Leonie Mueller 08 Feb 2024 07 Feb 2025
    Francois BUSQUET 14 Nov 2023 13 Nov 2024
    Francois BUSQUET 16 Sep 2022 16 Sep 2023
    Francois BUSQUET 07 Sep 2021 08 Sep 2022
    Francois BUSQUET 06 Sep 2019 05 Sep 2020
    Francois BUSQUET 19 Sep 2018 06 Sep 2019
    Francois BUSQUET 05 Oct 2017 19 Sep 2018
    Francois BUSQUET 30 Sep 2016 29 Sep 2017
    Francois BUSQUET 15 Sep 2015 11 Sep 2016
    Francois BUSQUET 23 Sep 2014 15 Sep 2015

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Companies & groups

  • Networking


    Member organisations

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2023 - Dec 2023

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    50,000€ - 99,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    50,000€ - 99,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)

    Welfare and conservation of animals

    Communication activities

    #The use of animals for scientific research in Europe (STOA) 28 June 2022
    #Invitation to the lunch-debate with the European Partnership for Alternative Approaches to Animal testing (EPAA) in Strasbourg on 13 September 2022
    #intergroup on animal welfare STB The Revision of EU Chemicals Legislation as a Step Towards Non-Animal Testing on 20 October 2022
    #meeting organised for Watchfrog 2 February 2023
    #training on new approach methodologies hosted by an MEP 4 May 2023
    #informative breakfast on the policy barriers to the uptake of New Approach Methodologies (NAMs) in chemical risk assessment 28 November 2023

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    2 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't proactively publish information about these meetings. For more information about which commissioner is responsible for which portfolio, check out this link: All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 23 Feb 2022 Location Virtual
      Subject Meeting with HSI and ALTERTOX on animal testing
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Virginijus Sinkevičius
      Portfolio Environment, Oceans and Fisheries
      • Andrea Vettori (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 21 Oct 2021 Location Virtual
      Subject To discuss the TOX Strategy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Virginijus Sinkevičius
      Portfolio Environment, Oceans and Fisheries
      • Camilla Bursi (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
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