European Sunlight Association a.s.b.l.

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Lobbying Costs

100,000€ - 199,999€

Financial year: Jan 2023 - Dec 2023

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

2.75 Fte (3)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    European Sunlight Association a.s.b.l.   (ESA)

    EU Transparency Register

    725088918731-87 First registered on 15 Sep 2015

    Goals / Remit

    The European Sunlight Association a.s.b.l. (ESA) was originally established in 2002 to promote benefits of sun bed use and provide balanced information on the risks and benefits of UV light. Today ESA is recognised by all stakeholders as the representative European association for and the voice of the European indoor tanning industry.
    The European Sunlight Association (ESA) represents national indoor tanning associations and leading manufacturers of indoor tanning equipment.

    The European Sunlight Association’s primary aims are to:
    - Promote objective and balanced information about
    responsible indoor tanning;
    - Improve the quality standards and norms with regard to tanning devices in Europe and worldwide;
    - Work with regulators and promote harmonised European legislation;
    - Support its national member associations through information, advice and training;
    - Be a credible partner to all stakeholders by providing balanced information on UV exposure;
    - Promote research (...)

    Main EU files targeted

    - We are currently closely following and contributing to the Europe's Beating Cancer Plan debate. The industry remains strongly committed to provide ideas and concrete proposals on how to further improve the consumer safety related to its products.

    - ESA is further implementing the EN16489-1 to 3 regarding the training of tanning facility staff and the provision of services by such facilities. Next to the UK (2014) we have accredited training providers in the Netherlands (Oct. 18, Austria (Nov 19), Switzerland (mar 20) and Belgium (Oct 23), which have already trained the many groups of tanning facility staff and owners.

    - ESA is closely following and commenting the review of national legislation in several European countries regarding professional sun bed use.


    Head Office
    Boulevard Saint-Michel 65, bte. 6
    Bruxelles 1040
    EU Office
    Boulevard Saint-Michel 65, bte. 6
    Bruxelles 1040


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    0 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 17 Jun 2024

    Name Start date End Date
    Mr Davide Carrino 20 Jul 2017 08 Jul 2018

    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


    Trade and business associations

  • Networking


    We are member of the news platform EURACTIV in Brussels.

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • 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

    100,000€ - 199,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    100,000€ - 199,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    Low Voltage Directive Working Party#E01342# #Observer #C#Industry

    Groups (European Parliament)


    Communication activities

    You can find our new projects under:

    The information on our website provides all stakeholders with up-to-date information on professional sun bed use. It contains most recent information on standardization, legislation, research etc.

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    None declared

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