The Marketplace Coalition

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Lobbying Costs


Financial year: Jan 2019 - Dec 2019

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.75 Fte (3)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    The Marketplace Coalition

    EU Transparency Register

    867297129603-72 First registered on 15 Jan 2018

    Goals / Remit

    To communicate with the European Institutions, the actions taken and the views held by the Marketplace Coalition's members on issues that impact online e-commerce marketplaces which empower small sellers to reach global markets.

    Main EU files targeted

    E-commerce Directive, MoU, and anti-counterfeiting, Product Safety, VAT, Digital Taxation and anti-money laundering, Marketplace Liability, Illegal Content.


    Head Office
    Rue du Framboisier 40
  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    The Coordinator is voluntary, divided up by
    Representatives of its membership each 33%.

    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


    II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations


    Trade and business associations

  • Networking


    None declared

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2019 - Dec 2019

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year


    Other financial info

    Activities are funded by the members of the coalition or any other online marketplaces which it accepts to associate with it. In 2020, due to Covid, we did no external events. None are planned so far for 2021 and the organization acts on a voluntary non-paid basis.

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


    Communication activities

    Meetings to communicate with relevant representatives of the Commission and European Parliament.
    Commissioning of research projects and papers.
    Events that promote the organisation's work.

    Other activities

    The Marketplace Coalition would like to interact with any Parliamentary groups or DGs that are involved in the main EU initiatives, policies and legislative files relevant to the Marketplace Coalition and its members.

  • Meetings


    5 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 22 Jan 2019 Location BERL
      Subject Goods package article 4
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska
      Portfolio Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
      • Rolf Carsten Bermig (Cabinet member)
    • Date 02 May 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Meeting to discuss e-Commerce and digital service tax.
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Pierre Moscovici
      Portfolio Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs
      • David Boublil (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 10 Apr 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Online platforms
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      • Eric Peters (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 21 Mar 2018 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Coalition's presentation and on New deal for consumers
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality
      • Eduard Hulicius (Cabinet member)
    • Date 21 Mar 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject digital single market
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska
      Portfolio Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
      • Kaius Kristian Hedberg (Cabinet member)
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