Performing Arts Employers Associations League Europe)

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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

    Performing Arts Employers Associations League Europe)   (PEARLE*)

    EU Transparency Register

    4817795559-48 First registered on 27 Oct 2008

    Goals / Remit

    PEARLE*-Live Performance Europe is the European sector federation of Live Performance organisations: it represents through its members associations more than 10,000 organisations and enterprises in the music and live performance sector. Its objects are: the exchange of information, experiences and ideas of common interest to members working in the Music and Performing Arts sector; the obtaining of information concerning all European issues relating to members’ interests; facilitating collective decisions in areas of common interest; expressing Pearle*’s views in discussions with bodies whose activities are relevant to Pearle*; lobbying in accordance with collective decisions reached by the members’ representatives to the EU and other authorities; carrying out all activities connected with the above mentioned activities.

    Main EU files targeted

    employment of third country nationals
    taxation and VAT
    employment and social affairs, social security, posting of workers
    digital agenda, digital services act, piracy of streamed live events
    radio spectrum
    internal market
    regional policy
    education and skills
    external relations
    environment (ecodesign; CITES) and sustainability
    consumer rules (online ticketing- secondary ticketing)


    Head Office
    Square Sainctelette, 19
    Brussels 1000
    EU Office
    Square Sainctelette, 19
    Brussels 1000


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    1 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 04 Oct 2023

    Name Start date End Date
    Ms Anita Debaere 29 Aug 2023 28 Aug 2024
    Ms Silke Lalvani 21 Jul 2022 21 Jul 2023
    Ms Anita Debaere 06 Jul 2022 06 Jul 2023
    Ms Anita Debaere 24 Oct 2019 24 Oct 2020
    Ms Anita Debaere 13 Oct 2018 24 Oct 2019
    Ms Silke Lalvani 28 Mar 2018 28 Mar 2019
    Ms Anita Debaere 05 Oct 2017 05 Oct 2018
    Ms Silke Lalvani 29 Mar 2017 28 Mar 2018
    Ms Anita Debaere 10 Oct 2016 04 Oct 2017
    Ms Silke Lalvani 11 Feb 2016 10 Feb 2017
    Ms Anita Debaere 07 Oct 2015 05 Oct 2016
    Ms Anita Debaere 09 Jul 2014 07 Jul 2015
    Ms Silke Lalvani 21 Aug 2014 12 Aug 2015
    Mrs Anita Debaere 09 Jul 2014 27 Jan 2015

    Complementary Information

    from time to time internship to university students (cultural studies or European law)

    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


    - has an observer status with WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organisation;
    - is member of EEN (European Employers’ Network) facilitated by Businesseurope (the Confederation of European Business);
    - is registered as an employers’ organisation by ILO (International Labour Office) with observer status at the International Labour Conference;
    - is a partner of the European Sectoral Social Dialogue Committee ‘Live Performance’ together with European Arts & Entertainment Alliance (EAEA), representing FIM (International Federation of Musicians), FIA (International Federation of Actors) and UNI-MEI (Media Arts and Entertainment International).
    - is a founding member of Culture Action Europe(the European Forum for the Arts and Heritage)
    - is a member of WSG (Wider Spectrum Group)
    - is a member of the Tourism manifesto group
    - is a member of EIF European Internet Forum
    - registered as civil society stakeholder with DG Trade
    - is coordinator of the European Entertainment Eco-design Coalition
    - is member of DAG EU UK TCA agreement

    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

    the financing of the organisation is covered by membership contribution. income from EU grants are used for the purpose of the implementation project activities, including organisation of meetings, workshops/webinars, publications.

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    Commission expert group on cultural heritage (Cultural Heritage Forum)#E03650# #Member #C#Industry, SMEs, Other#Ecodesign and Energy Labelling Consultation Forum#X03609# #Member #C#Professionals

    Groups (European Parliament)

    EIF - European Internet Forum

    Other activities

    Pearle* represents the employers at the European sectoral social dialogue committee.
    The main sectors where Pearle*'s actions are focusing on are:
    - Culture & education
    - Employment and Social Affairs
    - Skills & competences
    - Taxation and VAT
    - Intellectual Property/Copyright affairs
    - Consumer protection
    - Health & Safety
    - Trade
    - Enterprise
    - Radio spectrum
    - Mobility for cultural workers
    - Visas
    - State aid
    - public services
    - Environment (& CITES)
    - Other issues discussed within the European sectoral social dialogue committee 'live performance'

  • Meetings


    9 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.

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