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Since 20 September 2021 self-declared 'non-commercial organisations' are no longer required to provide a lobby budget. See above timeline for this registrant's historical lobby budget.

Lobbying Costs

None declared

Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

1 Fte (3)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info


    EU Transparency Register

    423355921224-78 First registered on 04 Apr 2016

    Goals / Remit

    POLLINIS, a nonprofit organization, campaigns for sustainable farming in Europe. It fights for the protection and conservation of pollinators, notably bees, and promotes the transition towards alternative agricultural practices, away from the systematic use of pesticides.

    To pursue its goals, POLLINIS provides both the public and European policymakers with reports and information to support laws and policies that encourage sustainable agriculture. These practices have been proven to meet our food needs and are profitable to farmers, all the while preserving product quality, human health and the environment.

    We believe that agriculture has a responsibility toward the people who consume its products and who, as taxpayers, indirectly finance massive farming subsidies. To give people a voice in the debate on European
    agriculture — the environment, well-being and food safety — POLLINIS raises citizen awareness through emailing campaigns and presents petitions to policymakers a (...)

    Main EU files targeted

    Policy areas of interest within the EC’s DG for Agriculture and Rural Development:
    - Plant health
    - Common Agricultural Policy
    - Direct support
    - Rural development
    - Agriculture and environment
    - Organic farming
    - Quality policy
    - Biotechnology
    - Research and innovation
    - Food and feed safety

    Policy areas of interest within the EC’s DG for Environment:
    - Chemicals
    - Nature and Biodiversity
    - Environmental Assessment
    - International Issues
    - Land
    - Soil
    - Water
    - Sustainable Development
    - Waste
    - Greening: Agriculture; Cohesion policy; European Semester; Internal Market; Research; Trade and External Relations

    Policy areas of interest within the EC’s DG for Health and Food Safety:
    - Health
    - Food
    - Plants
    - Antimicrobial Resistance

    Subject areas of interest within the European Food Safety Authority:
    - Biological hazards
    - Chemical containment
    - Cross-cutting science
    - Food ingredients and packaging
    - GMO
    - Pesticides
    - Plant Health

    EC initiatives of interest:
    - EU Pollinators Initiative
    - Next steps for a sustainable European future
    - Review of the Multiannual Financial Framework 2014-2020
    - Commission Delegated Regulation on rules for direct payments to farmers including greening
    - Review by the European Commission of National Action Plans established under Directive 2009/128/EC
    - Analysis of the interface between chemicals, products and waste legislation and identification of policy options
    - Communication from the Commission "An Action Plan for nature, people and the economy"
    - Communication from the Commission on an Action Plan on Environmental Compliance Assurance
    - Communication on Modernising and Simplifying the Common Agricultural Policy
    - Evaluation of the impact of the CAP measures towards the general objective "viable food production"
    - Horizontal or further sectorial EU action on whistleblower protection
    - EU action for sustainability
    - New skills agenda for Europe
    - Protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by the Union institutions, bodies, offices and agencies and the free movement of such data
    - White Paper on the future of the EU
    - Adapting a number of legal acts to Articles 290 and 291 TFEU
    - Certain aspects of company law. Codification
    - Commission Work Programme 2017
    - Communication on access to justice at national level related to measures implementing EU environmental law
    - Cooperation between national authorities responsible for the enforcement of consumer protection laws
    - EU eGovernment action plan 2016-2020
    - European agenda for the collaborative economy
    - European free flow of data initiative within the Digital Single Market
    - Evaluation of the payment for agricultural practices beneficial for the climate and the environment under the CAP (“greening" of direct payments) / Commission evaluation report on the implementation of the EFA obligation
    - Protection of workers from exposure to carcinogens or mutagens at work: exposure limit values
    - REFIT Evaluation of the EU legislation on plant protection products and pesticides residues (Regulation No 1107/2009 and Regulation No 396/2005)
    - Organic production and labelling of organic products [Official controls Regulation]

    EP initiatives:
    - 2015 discharge: EFSA
    - Application of Directive 2004/35/EC on environmental liability with regard to the prevention and remedying of environmental damage
    - Biological low-risk pesticides
    - e-Democracy in the EU: potential and challenges
    - EP Rules of Procedure: general revision
    - Prospects and challenges for the EU apiculture sector

    EU Regulations on transparency :
    - Regulation No 1381/2019 on the transparency and sustainability of the EU risk assessment in the food chain
    - Regulation No 1049/2001 regarding public access to documents
    - Regulation No 1367/2006 on the application of the provisions of the Aarhus Convention
    - EC proposal for a regulation amending Regulation No 182/2011 (comitology)


    Head Office
    10 Rue Saint Marc
    Paris 75002
    EU Office
    10 Rue Saint Marc
    Paris 75002


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    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


    Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

  • Networking


    - Fédération européenne des Conservatoires de l’abeille noire (FEdCAN): http://www.fedcan.org/

    - Buglife - Member Organisation https://www.buglife.org.uk/about-us/member-organisations-and-affiliations/

    - IUCN - Member Organisation https://www.iucn.org/about/members/iucn-members

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Does not represent commercial interests

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    Since 20 September 2021 self-declared 'non-commercial organisations' are no longer required to provide a lobby budget. See above timeline for this registrant's historical lobby budget.

    Total organisational budget in closed year


    Major funding types in closed year


    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    EU Biodiversity Platform#E02210#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=2210 #Member #C#Civil society

    Groups (European Parliament)


    Other activities

    Participation aux groupes consultatifs de l'EFSA (EFSA Stakeholders)

    EC study on new genomic techniques (Ad hoc Stakeholders)

  • 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 publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

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