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Since 20 September 2021 self-declared 'non-commercial organisations' are no longer required to provide a lobby budget. See above timeline for this registrant's historical lobby budget.

Lobbying Costs

None declared

Financial year: Jan 2020 - Dec 2020

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

2.5 Fte (5)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Altroconsumo   (AC)

    EU Transparency Register

    3832920956-65 First registered on 13 Jan 2009

    Goals / Remit

    Altroconsumo, the main consumer organization in Italy, promotes and defends the interests of citizens, developing actions and projects aimed at guaranteeing them as individuals and as a community. Through its membership in organizations such as Consumers International, BEUC and Euroconsumers, Altroconsumo makes the voice of consumers heard in Europe and around the world. The organization counts on the support of 318 thousand members and over 866 thousand fans and sympathizers, is independent and for over 40 years has based its action on a scientific approach to information, publishing surveys and comparative tests.To strength the centrality of consumers in the market, Altroconsumo offers consultancy and services dedicated to companies to support them in the development of increasingly customer-oriented goods and services. With a team of 328 professionals, Altroconsumo offers answers to millions of citizens and handles more than 280,000 requests for advice a year.

    Main EU files targeted

    - 02.02.2021 - Contributo di Altroconsumo alla Consultazione della Commissione EU su Food Labelling – Revisions of rules on the information provided to consumers (FOP inception impact assessment);

    - 02.07.2021 - Letter sent by article32 against Altroconsumo and Nutriscore (EC/DG Climate/ DG SANTE/DG AGRI/DG ECFIN/BEUC);

    - 05.07.2021 – incontro con Commissione Europea su Bamboo-zling (campagna e altre iniziative di informazione sulle stoviglie con bamboo);

    - Artificial Intelligence Act – (EU proposal) lettera di commento inviata in occasione del Consiglio dei Ministri delle telecomunicazioni;

    - DG Justice – Consumers Green Transitions (interview via questionnaire template);

    - New Consumer Agenda - (Consumer Policy Advisory Group– Cpag)


    Head Office
    via Valassina, 22
    Milano 20159
    EU Office
    via Valassina, 22
    Milano 20159


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    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


    Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

  • Networking


    BEUC -
    Euroconsumers -
    Consumers International -

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Does not represent commercial interests

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2020 - Dec 2020

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    Since 20 September 2021 self-declared 'non-commercial organisations' are no longer required to provide a lobby budget. See above timeline for this registrant's historical lobby budget.

    Total organisational budget in closed year


    Major funding types in closed year

    Public financing, EU funding, Member's contribution

    Major contributions in closed year

    Grant BEUC 128,141€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    Consumer Policy Advisory Group#E03750# #Member #C#Civil society

    Groups (European Parliament)


    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 publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 26 Nov 2015 Location BXL
      Subject Cybersecurity and consumers fostering web safety
      • Bodo Lehmann (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 25 Nov 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject digital divide of italian users and consumers / Web Safety
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      • Laure Chapuis-Kombos (Cabinet member)
      • Jasmin Battista (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
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