Federation for Hunting & Conservation - Malta

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Lobbying Costs

100,000€ - 199,999€

Financial year: Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

2.25 Fte (3)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Federation for Hunting & Conservation - Malta   (FKNK)

    EU Transparency Register

    259869121919-60 First registered on 24 May 2016

    Goals / Remit

    The FKNK in brief: The National Association of Hunters and Trappers was formed on 17th September 1973, with the clear aim to preserve the Maltese traditional socio-cultural passions of migratory huntable wild birds hunting and live-capturing with selective nets for the purpose of keeping the caught birds alive in captivity. This is still the primary goal today.

    On the 22nd June 1998 the Association's statute was reconstructed so as to form The Federation for Hunting & Conservation - Malta (Federazzjoni Kaċċaturi Nassaba Konservazzjonisti – FKNK) which incorporates an average of 23 Associations from as many districts and specific committees.

    On the 11th September 1987, the Federation joined FACE (The Federation of Associations for Hunting & Conservation in the EU). On the 26th May 1989, the Federation was also accepted as a member of CIC (The International Council for Game & Wildlife Conservation) and on the 6th July, 1995, the Maltese Federation was one of the founder m (...)

    Main EU files targeted


    "Birds"; "Habitats"; & "Firearms"

    CAP (Common Agricultural Policy)


    Head Office
    FKNK Dar il-Kaccaturi Nassab Konservazzjonisti 138, Triq il-Kuncizzjoni
    Msida MSD 1831 - FKNK 26-Sliema
    EU Office
    FKNK Dar il-Kaccaturi Nassab Konservazzjonisti 138, Triq il-Kuncizzjoni
    Msida MSD 1831 - FKNK 26-Sliema


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    The FKNK has only 1 full-time employee, three full-time government seconded persons and 1 part-timer, while some others are engaged ad hoc for specific functions. All the rest contribute on a voluntary level.

    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


    Please refer to 8 above.

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

    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)


    Groups (European Parliament)

    Biodiversity, hunting, countryside#"Biodiversity, Hunting, Countryside" through FACE of which Board the FKNK representatives are the longest serving since 1987. FKNK CEO is also FACE Vice-president for the Mediterranean Region.

    Communication activities

    Through FKNK 36-year membership of FACE (European Federation for Hunting and Conservation).

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    1 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: https://commissioners.ec.europa.eu/index_en All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 01 Sep 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Spring hunting of Turtle Doves
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Karmenu Vella
      Portfolio Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries
      • Karmenu Vella (Commissioner)
      • Andrew Bianco (Cabinet member)
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