Orlen S.A.

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Lobbying Costs

1,500,000€ - 1,749,999€

Financial year: Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

10.25 Fte (18)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Orlen S.A.   (Orlen S.A.)

    EU Transparency Register

    105450620110-21 First registered on 29 Dec 2015

    Goals / Remit

    ORLEN SA (former PKN Orlen SA) is a leading-edge player on the fuels, gas and energy markets, and the largest company in Central and Eastern Europe.

    The ORLEN Group operates on several home markets including: Poland, the Czech Republic, Germany, Lithuania, Slovakia and Canada. It owns state-of-the-art integrated assets capable of processing more than 35 million tonnes of various crude types per annum, and markets its products through the CEE region’s largest chain of more than 2,800 service stations. The Group’s offering encompasses over 50 top-quality petrochemical and refining products, which are sold in more than 100 countries across 6 continents. ORLEN is also a major player on the Polish energy market and Poland’s largest industrial electricity producer. Orlen ownes natural gas and crude oil fields in Poland, on the Norwegian Continental Shelf and the Norwegian Sea, Pakistan, Libya and since 2019 in the UAE;

    Main EU files targeted

    Fit for 55
    European Green Deal
    Clean Energy package (RED, EED, NECP).
    Sustainable Finance Strategy
    The future of mobility (CO2 standards for vehicles and the new strategy).
    The Sustainable Finance Package (with a special focus on taxonomy).
    Resource-related legislation (oil&gas), including stocks.
    Materials legislation, such as REACH and Plastics Strategy.
    Trade-related issues such as anti-dumping and anti-subsidy decisions.
    The new electricity market design.
    Horizon Europe.
    Implementation of 3rd legislative package on internal gas market (i.a. ENTSOG's Network Codes, Gas Directive 2009/73/WE amendment, EC decisions related to competition on the internal gas market, EC exemption decisions);
    Gas Package revision;
    Energy infrastructure (i.a. TYNDP, TEN-E Regulation and PCI lists),
    Financial legislation (i.a. MIFID, EMIR, REMIT, SFDR, CSDDD, CSRD/ESRS), Taxonomy, Energy Taxation Directive,
    Access to finance: Cohesion policy 2021-2027, Connecting Europe Facility, Green Deal Investment Plan (incl. JTF, InvestEU and the EIB financing), Recovery and Resilence Facility and Horizon Europe,
    Environmental legislation (incl. Groundwater Directive; Water Framework Directive; Mining Waste Directive; REACH; IED revision),
    RePowerEU Plan, incl. Regulation on security of natural gas supplies,
    Fit for 55 Package (incl. revision of EU ETS, EED, RED, AFIR as well as CBAM, CSF),
    Global and European LNG market development, Off-shore Safety Directive, EU Off-shore Energy Strategy, EU Methane Strategy and and EU Hydrogen Strategy and their follow up regulations.


    Head Office
    Ul. Chemików 7
    Płock 09-411
    EU Office
    Ul. Chemików 7
    Płock 09-411


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    4 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 02 Mar 2024

    Name Start date End Date
    Ms Aneta WILMANSKA 21 Nov 2023 15 Nov 2024
    Mr Tomasz FRANKOWSKI 11 Nov 2023 08 Nov 2024
    Mr Rafal DAJCZER 29 Sep 2023 27 Sep 2024
    Mr Dawid BASTIAT-JAROSZ 12 Jul 2023 11 Jul 2024
    Mr Tomasz FRANKOWSKI 16 Nov 2022 11 Nov 2023
    Ms Aneta WILMANSKA 16 Nov 2022 16 Nov 2023
    Mr Rafal DAJCZER 27 Aug 2022 26 Aug 2023
    Mr Dawid BASTIAT-JAROSZ 16 Jun 2022 16 Jun 2023
    Mr Rafa DAJCZER 23 Nov 2019 21 Nov 2020
    Mr Dawid BASTIAT-JAROSZ 27 Jun 2019 27 Jun 2020
    Mr Aleksander VIGNE 02 Mar 2019 19 Dec 2019
    Mr Aleksander VIGNE 03 Mar 2018 02 Mar 2019
    Mr Aleksander VIGNE 28 Jan 2017 27 Jan 2018
    Mr Piotr GRYSKA 22 Jan 2016 21 Jan 2017
    Mr Aleksander VIGNE 22 Jan 2016 21 Jan 2017

    Complementary Information

    The number of persons involved in the activities includes both the representative office in Brussels (5 employees with access to the EP) and the Headquarters' staff involved in preparing Company positions towards the EU legislation, including engagement in the consultations carried out by the EC.

    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


    Companies & groups

  • Networking


    - FuelsEurope - https://www.fuelseurope.eu/
    - CONCAWE - https://www.concawe.eu/
    - European Energy Forum - https://www.europeanenergyforum.eu/
    - Polish Organisation of Oil Industry and Trade (Polska Organizacja Przemysłu i Handlu Naftowego) - https://popihn.pl/
    - Business & Science Poland - http://zpbsp.com/en/
    - CO2 Value - https://co2value.eu/
    - Clean Hydrogen Alliance - https://ec.europa.eu/docsroom/documents/53834
    - Hydrogen Europe - https://hydrogeneurope.eu/
    - International Association of Oil and Gas Producers - https://www.iogp.org/
    - Biomethane Industrial Partnership - https://bip-europe.eu/
    - The European Gas Research Group (GERG) - https://www.gerg.eu/
    - Central Europe Energy Partners - https://www.ceep.be/
    - Wind europe - https://windeurope.org/

    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

    1,500,000€ - 1,749,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    Grant Clean Cities - hydrogen mobility in Poland 1,997,116€

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    1,500,000€ - 1,749,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    EU Energy Platform Industry Advisory Group#E03865#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=3865 #Member #C#Industry

    Groups (European Parliament)

    European Energy Forum

    Communication activities

    Taking part in the debates carried out by various stakeholders such as Politico, Euractiv, European Policy Centre, ERCST, TenneT, CEEP, HE, BP, ExxonMobil, PGE and Business&Science Poland, related to the European Green Deal (esp. energy, climate, sustainable finance, energy infrastructure projects, support facilities (JTF, RRF, InvestEU etc.) and transport, competition and trade (CBAM).
    Participation of PGNiG representative as a speaker at Corporate Action on Just Transition, in September 2021, organised by ERCST.
    HLRT on EU Security of Gas Supply in May 2022, organised by the EEF.

    Other activities

    The office represents interests of the whole ORLEN Capital Group.
    The office actively cooperates with sectoral business organisations with a view on supporting a sustainable developement of the energy sector as a whole.

  • Meetings


    11 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.

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