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UITP - International Association of Public Transport

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Overview

Lobbying Costs

700,000€ - 799,999€

Financial year: Jan 2020 - Dec 2020

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

6 Fte (9)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation

5

High-level Commission meetings

13

Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    UITP - International Association of Public Transport   (UITP)

    EU Transparency Register

    06869148182-50 First registered on 28 Feb 2012

    Goals / Remit

    UITP is the only worldwide network to bring together all public transport stakeholders and all sustainable transport modes. In the European Union, UITP represents the interests of more than 450 urban, suburban and regional public transport operators and authorities from all Member States and interacts with the European institutions and other organisations.

    UITP is:
    - The catalyst for new business opportunities
    By uniting the entire supply chain of public transport players, UITP is an ideal platform for developing business partnerships and joint ventures.
    - The global centre of knowledge and know-how
    UITP acts as the point of reference and a centre of best practices and benchmarking for the public transport sector. UITP gathers and monitors public transport statistics and mobility indicators, and acts as knowledge hub on past and current developments and future trends as well as technical harmonisation. As such, UITP is THE worldwide expert on public transport and rela (...)

    Main EU files targeted

    4th Railway Package: monitoring the implementation (application of regulation 1370/2007)

    Sustainable urban mobility in Europe

    Development of a stable financial framework for urban, suburban and regional public transport

    Other political dossiers:
    - passenger rights regulation for bus and coach transport, and for rail transport;
    - digitalisation of public transport (and its social impact);
    - social legislation impacting public transport;
    - development of European multimodal travel information and ticketing systems - EU data policy;
    - procurement of clean vehicles;
    - Automated vehicles/MaaS;
    - R&D in the area of urban mobility;
    - accessibility of persons with disabilities;
    - ...

    Address

    Head Office
    Rue Sainte Marie, 6
    Brussels 1080
    BELGIUM
    EU Office
    Rue Sainte Marie, 6
    Brussels 1080
    BELGIUM

    Website

  • People

    Total lobbyists declared

    9

    Employment timeLobbyists
    100%3
    50%6

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

    6

    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    5 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 13 Aug 2022

    Name Start date End Date
    Mr Philip TURNER 21 Apr 2022 20 Apr 2023
    Mr Tommaso AVANZATA 21 Apr 2022 20 Apr 2023
    Ms Anne-Laure LE MERRE 21 Apr 2022 20 Apr 2023
    Mr Yves AMSLER 21 Apr 2022 20 Apr 2023
    Mr Artur Andrzej PERCHEL 14 Apr 2022 13 Apr 2023
    Ms Meredith BAKER 05 Feb 2020 04 Feb 2021
    Ms Ingrid DREYER 01 Nov 2019 30 Oct 2020
    Ms Brigitte OLLIER 25 Sep 2019 24 Sep 2020
    Mr Artur Andrzej PERCHEL 25 Sep 2019 24 Sep 2020
    Yves AMSLER 24 Sep 2019 30 Sep 2020
    Mr Mihai CHIRCA 24 Aug 2019 31 Aug 2020
    Mr Philip TURNER 13 Jul 2019 10 Jul 2020
    Mr Jerome LENGELE 27 Apr 2019 24 Apr 2020
    Ms Anne-Laure LE MERRE 26 Apr 2019 24 Apr 2020
    Mr Tommaso AVANZATA 26 Apr 2019 24 Apr 2020
    Ms Meredith BAKER 05 Feb 2019 04 Feb 2020
    Ms Ingrid DREYER 07 Nov 2018 06 Nov 2019
    Ms Brigitte OLLIER 06 Sep 2018 30 Sep 2019
    Mr Artur Andrzej PERCHEL 06 Sep 2018 30 Sep 2019
    Mr Mihai CHIRCA 23 Aug 2018 31 Aug 2019
    Mr Philip TURNER 13 Jul 2018 12 Jul 2019
    Mr Tommaso AVANZATA 05 May 2018 03 May 2019
    Ms Anne-Laure LE MERRE 07 Apr 2018 05 Apr 2019
    Ms Meredith BAKER 13 Feb 2018 12 Feb 2019
    Mr Mihai CHIRCA 13 Oct 2017 12 Oct 2018
    Mr Jerome LENGELE 13 Oct 2017 12 Oct 2018
    Ms Brigitte OLLIER 10 Oct 2017 28 Sep 2018
    Mr Artur Andrzej PERCHEL 05 Oct 2017 25 Sep 2018
    Mr Philip TURNER 09 Aug 2017 04 Aug 2018
    Mr Tommaso AVANZATA 28 Apr 2017 26 Apr 2018
    Ms Anne-Laure LE MERRE 25 Apr 2017 10 Apr 2018
    Ms Brigitte OLLIER 07 Sep 2016 06 Sep 2017
    Mr Philip TURNER 19 Jul 2016 05 Jul 2017
    Mr Jarl Patrick ELIASSEN 26 May 2016 04 May 2017
    Ms Anne-Laure LE MERRE 16 Apr 2016 12 Apr 2017
    Mr Tommaso AVANZATA 17 Sep 2015 15 Sep 2016
    Ms Brigitte OLLIER 03 Sep 2015 01 Sep 2016
    Ms Anne-Laure LE MERRE 13 Jan 2015 09 Jan 2016
    Mr Jarl Patrick ELIASSEN 27 Jun 2015 25 Jun 2016
    Mr Tommaso AVANZATA 03 Sep 2014 28 Aug 2015
    Mr Philip TURNER 28 May 2015 26 May 2016
    Mr Jarl Patrick Eliassen 27 Jun 2015 25 Jun 2016
    Mr Philip Turner 28 May 2015 26 May 2016
    Ms Brigitte Ollier 04 Jul 2014 02 Jul 2015
    Ms Anne-Laure Le Merre 13 Jan 2015 09 Jan 2016
    Mr Tommaso Avanzata 03 Sep 2014 28 Aug 2015
    Mr Gautier BRODEO 31 Jul 2014 29 Jul 2015
    Mrs Brigitte Ollier 04 Jul 2014 02 Jul 2015
    Mr Jarl Patrick Eliassen 11 Mar 2014 07 Mar 2015
    Mr Tommaso Avanzata 28 May 2013 24 May 2014
    Mrs Brigitte Ollier 04 May 2013 02 May 2014
    Yves AMSLER 10 Jan 2012 30 Apr 2013
    Mrs Brigitte Ollier 15 Mar 2012 31 Mar 2013

    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

    Category

    Trade and business associations

  • Networking

    Affiliation

    UITP is a representative of employers organisation in the European sectoral social dialogue

    UITP is a representative of European rail association

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2020 - Dec 2020

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    700,000€ - 799,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    TypeNameAmount
    Grant FP7 and Horizon2020 4,317,500€

    Intermediaries for closed year

    NameAmount
    kpmg rĂ©viseurs d’entreprises 10,000€ - 24,999€

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    700,000€ - 799,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    Commission expert group on the technical pillar of the 4th Railway Package#E03430#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=3430 #Member #C#Industry, Professionals#Expert group on cooperative, connected, automated and autonomous mobility#E03657#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=3657 #Member #C#Industry, Other#WG 1 - Develop an EU agenda for testing#WG 4 - Road Safety#WG 6 - Connectivty and Digtal Infrastructure#WG 5 - Access to and exchange of data & Cybersecurity#WG 3 - Physical and Digital Infrastructure#WG 2 - Coordination and Cooperation of R&I#Working Group on Motor Vehicles#E01295#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=1295 #Member #C#Industry#On-Board Fuel Consumption and payload Measurement Task Force (OBM-TF)#Automated and Connected Vehicles (ACV)#Advisory Group on Vehicle Emission Standards (AGVES)#Advisory body on accessibility of the EU rail system for PRM #E03252#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=3252 #Member #C#Industry, Professionals#Expert Group on Land Transport Security#E02821#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=2821 #Observer #C#Industry#Telematic Applications for Passengers (TAP) Steering Committee#E02689#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=2689 #Member #C#Industry, Professionals#Rail transport statistics#E01511#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=1511 #Observer #C#Professionals

    Groups (European Parliament)

    Urban Intergroup
    Website: http://urban-intergroup.eu/

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings

    Meetings

    13 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 16 Nov 2021 Location video-call
      Subject Public transport in Green and Efficient Mobility Package
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio European Green Deal
      Commission
      • Daniel Mes (Cabinet member)
    • Date 15 Apr 2021 Location video call
      Subject Boosting clean public transport
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio European Green Deal
      Commission
      • Daniel Mes (Cabinet member)
    • Date 14 May 2020 Location Brussels - videoconference
      Subject Recovery and Green Deal in Transport
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio European Green Deal
      Commission
      • Frans Timmermans (Executive Vice-President)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 20 Feb 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject Discussion on clean public transport
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio European Green Deal
      Commission
      • Daniel Mes (Cabinet member)
    • Date 07 Feb 2019 Location Brussels
      Subject Sustainable and Digital Transport
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Silke Obst (Cabinet member)
    • Date 06 Dec 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Meeting with Mr T. AVANZATA, Europe Director
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Silke Obst (Cabinet member)
    • Date 04 Nov 2015 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject 4th Railway Package
      Commission
      • Henrik Hololei (Director-General)
    • Date 29 Sep 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Metal Theft
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Karmenu Vella
      Portfolio Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries
      Commission
      • Aurore Maillet (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 09 Jun 2015 Location Milan
      Subject Urban transport, Future of UITP
      Commission
      • Joao Aguiar Machado (Director-General)
    • Date 23 Apr 2015 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Meeting with UITP
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Jocelyn Fajardo (Cabinet member)
    • Date 06 Mar 2015 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Overview of the Security Concerns of the Public Transport Sector, Exchange on the Role of DG HOME in new Commission
      Commission
      • Alfred Matthias Ruete (Director-General)
    • Date 26 Feb 2015 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Meeting with UITP
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Violeta Bulc (Commissioner)
    • Date 22 Jan 2015 Location Brussels, Belguim
      Subject Priorities of Transport Commissioner for Public Transport
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Friedrich-Nikolaus von Peter (Cabinet member)
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