Meetings related to the planned Platform Work Directive

Maximilian Henning made this access to documents request to Economic and Financial Affairs

Automatic anti-spam measures are in place for this older request. Please let us know if a further response is expected or if you are having trouble responding.

The request was successful.

Maximilian Henning

Dear Economic and Financial Affairs,

Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents which contain the following information:

All minutes, agendas, summaries, notes or memos issued before or after; documents prepared for, issued in preparation for, or exchanged during; as well as all correspondence including attachments related to the following meetings by either of the meeting parties:

- 28.07.2021 meeting between Mirzha De Manuel and Bolt

- 21.10.2021 meeting between Mirzha De Manuel and Bolt

- 17.11.2021 meeting between Mirzha De Manuel and Business Europe

- 26.11.2021 meeting between Mirzha De Manuel and SMEUnited

- 26.11.2021 meeting between Mirzha De Manuel and the European Trade Union Confederation

If this is is not the correct address for this request, please forward it there.

Yours faithfully,

Maximilian Henning

SG ACCES DOCUMENTS, Economic and Financial Affairs

1 Attachment

Link: [1]File-List
Link: [2]Edit-Time-Data
Link: [3]themeData
Link: [4]colorSchemeMapping

Dear Sir,


Thank you for your e-mail of 5 April 2022. We hereby acknowledge receipt
of your application for access to documents, which was registered on 5
April 2022 under reference number GESTDEM 2022/1988.


In accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 regarding public access to
European Parliament, Council and Commission documents, your application
will be handled within 15 working days.


The time limit will expire on 29 April 2022. In case this time limit needs
to be extended, you will be informed in due course.


You have lodged your application via a private third-party website, which
has no link with any institution of the European Union.

Therefore, the European Commission cannot be held accountable for any
technical issues or problems linked to the use of this system.


Please note that the private third party running the website
is responsible and accountable for the processing of your personal data
via that website, and not the Commission.

For further information on your rights, please refer to the third party’s
privacy policy.


We understand that the third party running the website
usually publishes the content of applicants’ correspondence with the
Commission on that website. This includes the personal data that you may
have communicated to the Commission (e.g. your private postal address).


Similarly, the third party publishes on that website any reply that the
Commission will send to the email address of the applicants generated by
the website.


If you do not wish that your correspondence with the Commission is
published on a private third-party website such as, you can
provide us with an alternative, private e-mail address for further
correspondence. In that case, the Commission will send all future
electronic correspondence addressed to you only to that private address,
and it will use only that private address to reply to your request. You
should still remain responsible to inform the private third-party website
about this change of how you wish to communicate with, and receive a reply
from, the Commission.


For information on how we process your personal data visit our page
[5]Privacy statement – access to documents.

Yours faithfully,






European Commission


SG C.1

[7][email address]





show quoted sections, Economic and Financial Affairs

Dear Mr Henning,

We refer to your communication of 5 April 2022 in which you make a request
for access to documents, registered under the above mentioned reference

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 29 April 2022.

An extended time limit is needed due to the high number of requests
currently being processed.

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 23 May 2022.

We apologize for this delay and for any inconvenience this may cause.

Yours sincerely,

DG TRADE Access to Documents Team
European Commission
Directorate General for Trade
Unit R3 – Transparency, Civil Society and Communications
1049 Brussels
Belgium, Economic and Financial Affairs

12 Attachments

Dear Mr Henning,


Please find attached our reply to your request GestDem 2022/1988.


According to our standard operational procedure, you would have also
received the letter by registered mail. However, due to the extraordinary
health and security measures currently in force during to the COVID-19
epidemic, which requires all Commission’s non-critical staff to telework,
we are unfortunately not in a position to follow this procedure until
further notice.


We would therefore appreciate if you could confirm receipt of the present
e-mail by replying to [1][email address]


Kind regards,


DG TRADE Access to Documents Team

European Commission

Directorate General for Trade

Unit R3 – Transparency, Civil Society and Communications


1049 Brussels


[2][email address]



Visible links
1. mailto:[email address]
2. mailto:[email address]