Verband der Diagnostica-Industrie

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Lobbying Costs

200,000€ - 299,999€

Financial year: Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

1 Fte (2)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Verband der Diagnostica-Industrie   (VDGH)

    EU Transparency Register

    682525635754-90 First registered on 30 Aug 2019

    Goals / Remit

    VDGH is an industry association for the promotion of common interests of its members. VDGH groups together 114 member companies that manufacture and sell in-vitro-diagnostics and life science research products. They manufacture examination systems and reagents for the diagnosis of human diseases, which generate a turnover of more than 3.5 billion euros, as well as instruments, reagents, test systems and consumables for research in the life sciences, which generate a turnover of 3.3 billion euros. Membership is open to all companies who are headquartered in the European Economic Area.

    Main EU files targeted

    EU Regulation on In-vitro-Diagnostica IVDR 2017/746
    EU Regulation on Medical Devices MDR 2017/745


    Head Office
    Neustädtische Kirchstraße 8
    Berlin 10117
    EU Office
    Neustädtische Kirchstraße 8
    Berlin 10117


  • 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


    VDGH is full member of MedTech Europe
    VDGH is corporate member of the german chemical Industry association (VCI)

    Member organisations

  • 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

    200,000€ - 299,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    200,000€ - 299,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


    Communication activities

    Release of the VDGH White Paper on the Future Development of the MDR and IVDR in June 2023
    Conducting a survey at the request of the European Commission on IVD Calss D devices

    Other activities

    None declared

  • 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 proactively publish information about these meetings. For more information about which commissioner is responsible for which portfolio, check out this link: All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

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