J K Consultancy

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Lobbying Costs


Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

1 Fte (1)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    J K Consultancy

    EU Transparency Register

    400697016645-95 First registered on 18 Mar 2015

    Goals / Remit

    To provide inforamtion and advice to the clients. Attend meetings on behalf of the clients, concerning drafted and in force EU policies and legislation; implementation of legislation, control and enforcement in particular with regard to EU fisheries and environmental issues as well as animal welfare (fish). Special in depth knowledge about recreational fisheries in Europe and globally. Contracted by the European Anglers Alliance and the European Fishing Tackle Trade Association since September 2001.

    Main EU files targeted

    The EU's Common Fisheries Policy(CFP), policies and implementation; the discard ban; the control regulation; Technical Measures Regulation; various fisheries management plans, which include recreational angling provisions (eels, sea bass, salmon, cod, tuna..); management of fish predators (cormorants); Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD); Water Framework Directive (WFD); EU Invasive Alien Species Regulation; Single Use Plastics Directive; REACH; Birds- and Habitats Directives / Natura 2000; hydropower's impact on the aquatic environment, socio-economic value of recreational fishing; BLUE GROWTH strategy, EU Biodiversity Strategy 2030, the Nature Restoration Law...


  • 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 29 Sep 2023

    Name Start date End Date
    Mr Jan Kappel 18 Feb 2020 01 Mar 2021
    Mr Jan Kappel 30 Jan 2019 01 Feb 2020
    Mr Jan Kappel 06 Oct 2017 06 Oct 2018
    Mr Jan Kappel 24 Mar 2015 20 Mar 2016

    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


    Self-employed individuals

  • Networking


    None declared

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Advances interests of their clients

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year


    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Clients for closed financial year

    Clients list
    European Anglers Alliance EU Biodiversity Strategy 2030; draft Nature Restoration Law, Fisheries Control Regulation, ECHA's preparation of a report to the EU Commission on a possible ban on lead in shot, bullets and fishing weights; European Green Deal: Developing a sustainable blue economy in the European Union; 25,000€ - 49,999€

    Clients for current financial year

    Clients list
    European Fishing Tackle Trade Association

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)

    Biodiversity, hunting, countryside#Climate change, biodiversity and sustainable development#The Forum on Recreational Fisheries and Aquatic Environment

    The Forum establishes contact and communication between MEPs and their 25 million angling constituents. It serves as a forum for discussion of issues on or related to the European Parliament agenda concerning recreational fishing, biodiversity, invasive species, the Water Framework Directive, ecosystem services, rural development, fishing tourism and other relevant issues;
    The Forum gives MEPs access to EAA and EFTTA in-house experts and a broad network of experts and scientists.

    The Natura 2000 Users Forum: A forum for nature users interests (hunters, recreational anglers, landowners, farmers, forest owners..)

    Other activities

    Is a member of or follows actively some Commission expert groups and subgroups like:
    - the Interest Group 'Birds Directive'
    - Co-ordination Group for Biodiversity and Nature (CGBN)
    - the Interest Group 'Ecosystem Assessment'
    - WFD CIRCA: 'Implementing the Water Framework Directive and the Floods Directive'
    - Expert Group on the Birds and Habitats Directives (NADEG)
    - Mapping and Assessment of Ecosystems and their Services in the European Union (MAES)

  • Meetings


    None declared

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