Union Internationale des Chemins de Fer

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Lobbying Costs

100,000€ - 199,999€

Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

1.75 Fte (5)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Union Internationale des Chemins de Fer   (UIC)

    EU Transparency Register

    101449923546-59 First registered on 13 Oct 2016

    Goals / Remit

    UIC, the International Union of Railways, is the worldwide international association for technical cooperation amongst railways with its headquarters located in Paris, France. UIC has 240 members from across 100 countries. Members mainly include integrated railway companies, infrastructure managers, and railway or combined transport operators, rolling stock. Members are regularly informed of key developments on the dossiers UIC deals with and which impact on their activities. This allows Members to anticipate regulatory and technical changes and integrate them effectively and more smoothly into their own business operational processes. UIC's mission is to promote rail transport at world level and meet the challenges of mobility and sustainable development.
    Specifically, main UIC objectives are:
    - Facilitating the sharing of best practices among members (benchmarking);
    - Supporting members in their efforts to develop new business and new areas of activities;
    - Proposing new (...)

    Main EU files targeted

    4th Railway Package, Sustainable mobility in Europe, Transport White Paper mid-term review, Directives of the European Parliament on the interoperability of the rail system within the European Union.


    Head Office
    16 rue Jean Rey
    Paris 75015
    EU Office
    16 rue Jean Rey
    Paris 75015


  • 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


    Trade and business associations

  • Networking


    Sustainable low-carbon transport (SLOCAT)
    International Transport Forum

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

    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

    Total subventions received for EU Research Projects: 1.4M€

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    Co-ordinating group for statistics on transport#E01509#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=1509 #Observer #C#Professionals#Multimodal Passenger Mobility Forum#E03826#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=3826 #Member #C#Industry#Expert Group on Land Transport Security#E02821#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=2821 #Observer #C#Industry

    Groups (European Parliament)

    Rail Forum Europe

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    2 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 10 Mar 2017 Location Paris
      Subject Meeting with Jean-Pierre Loubinoux, DG of the International Union of Railways
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      • Alisa Tiganj (Cabinet member)
      • Violeta Bulc (Commissioner)
    • Date 09 Mar 2017 Location bruxelles
      Subject package of “goodies”
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      • Dunja Perko (Cabinet member)
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