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Consumer affairs

The Consumer Affairs Committee takes the lead in monitoring and influencing several consumer-related issues on the EU’s agenda. All initiatives share the goal of creating effective and expedient measures to defend and promote the interests of consumers and to address the fundamental issue of consumer confidence. The committee aims to create a harmonised balance between industry and the consumer to achieve shared goals.


Current issues
  • Drive consumer aspects of the green transition. 
  • Ensure digital fairness through ongoing work on the consumers aspect of the digital transition, and potentially participate in the forthcoming public consultation and development of the proposal. 
  • Implement a New Deal for consumers and third-party litigation funding in the EU. 
Sectors represented
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Direct selling
  • Entertainment
  • Chemical
  • Food and consumer products