TIC Council

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Lobbying Costs

100,000€ - 199,999€

Financial year: Jan 2023 - Dec 2023

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

3.25 Fte (5)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    TIC Council   (TIC Council)

    EU Transparency Register

    840667012559-60 First registered on 07 Jan 2014

    Goals / Remit

    The TIC Council is the voice of the independent testing, inspection and certification industry. We stand stand for best practice and the highest standards in safety, quality, health, ethics and sustainability. As the voice of the global independent testing, inspection and certification industry, the TIC Council engages governments and key stakeholders to advocate for effective solutions that protect the public, support innovation and facilitate trade. The TIC Council works with its members to promote best practices in safety, quality, health, ethics and sustainability.

    Main EU files targeted

    Consumer Product Safety, Toy Safety, Cybersecurity, Personal Protective Equipment, Ecolabelling, Medical Devices, Trade, EU-China Relations, EU-India relations, Food, EU-US relations (Trade & Technology Council), Taxonomy, Corporate Sustainability and non-financial Reporting, Product Sustainability, Circular Economy, Machinery and industrial equipment, Fit for 55, EU Climate Law.


    Head Office
    Rue du Commerce 20-22
    Brussels 1000
    EU Office
    Rue du Commerce 20-22
    Brussels 1000


  • 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 27 Feb 2024

    Name Start date End Date
    Ms Hanane TAIDI 27 Jan 2024 24 Jan 2025
    Ms Mann NGUYEN 22 Dec 2023 20 Dec 2024
    Mr Martin MICHELOT 22 Dec 2023 20 Dec 2024
    Mr Alberto MONJE GAMA 10 Jun 2023 07 Jun 2024
    Ms Hanane TAIDI 09 Feb 2023 27 Jan 2024
    Ms Svea NYBERG 14 Jan 2023 17 Jun 2023
    Ms Mann NGUYEN 14 Jan 2023 22 Dec 2023
    Mr Martin MICHELOT 14 Jan 2023 22 Dec 2023
    Ms Hanane TAIDI 09 Feb 2022 09 Feb 2023
    Mr Marco BUSETTO 07 Dec 2021 07 Dec 2022
    Ms Mann NGUYEN 23 Nov 2021 23 Nov 2022
    Mr Martin MICHELOT 23 Nov 2021 23 Nov 2022
    Ms Taidi Hanane 30 Jan 2019 30 Jan 2020
    Mr Samuel HILL 24 Jan 2018 18 Jan 2019
    Ms Franziska Kassler 03 Jan 2018 22 Dec 2018
    Ms Taidi Hanane 05 Oct 2017 16 Sep 2018
    Ms Franziska Kassler 13 Dec 2016 13 Dec 2017
    Ms Taidi Hanane 19 Oct 2016 05 Oct 2017
    Ms Hilary Evans 19 Jul 2016 20 Oct 2016

    Complementary Information

    In addition to the Director General and Executive Director Americas, TIC Council will from time to time ask sector experts from within its member companies to represent TIC Council on specific issues.

    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


    None declared

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2023 - Dec 2023

    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

    TIC council income is provided by annual membership fees

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    Expert Group on Carbon Removals#E03861#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=3861 #Member #C#Professionals#Consumer Safety Network #E00935#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=935 #Not a member #C#Other#Sub-Group on Artifical Intelligence (AI), connected products and other new challenges in product safety#Commission Expert Group on Lifts#E03671#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=3671 #Member #C#Industry#Commission Expert Group on Machinery#E03676#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=3676 #Member #C#Industry

    Groups (European Parliament)


    Communication activities

    TIC Council publishes position papers, bulletins, codes of practices, surveys and reports relating to various relevant activities on a frequent basis, including Consumer Product Safety

    Other activities

    Consumer Product Safety and Market Surveillance Package
    Trans Atlantic Trade Investment Partnership
    EU-China Trade Negotiations

  • 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 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.

    • Date 16 Sep 2019 Location Brussels
      Subject Presentation of the Council representing independent testing, inspection and certification companies
      DG Climate Action
      • Mauro Raffaele Petriccione (Director-General)
    • Date 11 Sep 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Cybersecurity
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      • Carl-Christian Buhr (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 07 Sep 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject presentation of their regulation & testing activities
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska
      Portfolio Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
      • Rolf Carsten Bermig (Cabinet member)
    • Date 07 Sep 2018 Location Brussels
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      • Vivian Loonela (Cabinet member)
    • Date 13 Oct 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Regulatory cooperation, mutual recognition and conformity assessment
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Cecilia Malmström
      Portfolio Trade
      • Nele Eichhorn (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
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