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Ref. Ares(2017)1042329 - 27/02/2017
Directorate-General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology 
Media Policy 
CONNECT/I2/CA/hz (2017) 1259554 
Mr Diego Naranjo 
Advocacy Manager 
European Digital Rights (EDRi) 
[email address] 

Your application for access to documents – Ref GestDem No 2017/643 
Dear Mr Naranjo, 
I refer to your e-mail dated 02/02/2016 in which you make a request for access to 
documents, registered on 06/02/2017 under the above mentioned reference number. 
Your application is currently being handled. However, we will not be in a position to 
complete the handling of your application within the time limit of 15 working days, 
which expires on 27/02/2017. 
An extended time limit is needed as your application concerns documents held by different 
Services which must be consulted. 
Therefore, we have to extend the time limit with 15 working days in accordance with 
Article 7(3) of Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 regarding public access to documents. The 
new time limit expires on 20/03/2017. 
We apologise for this delay and for any inconvenience it may cause. 
Yours sincerely, 
Head of Unit 
CNECT I2, Telephone: +32 229-58842, [email address] 
Commission européenne/Europese Commissie, 1049 Bruxelles/Brussel, BELGIQUE/BELGIË — Tel. +32 22991111 
Electronically signed on 27/02/2017 17:35 (UTC+01) in accordance with article 4.2 (Validity of electronic documents) of Commission Decision 2004/563