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:
- a list of lobby meetings held by DG Budget with Facebook or its intermediaries. The list should include: date, individuals attending + organisational affiliation, the issues discussed;
- minutes and other reports of these meetings;
- all correspondence (i.e. any emails, correspondence or telephone call notes) between DG Budget (including the Commissioner and the Cabinet) and Facebook or any intermediaries representing its interests.
Margarida da Silva
Rue d'edimbourg 26
Dear Sir / Madam,
Thank you for your e-mail dated 25/04/2018. We hereby acknowledge receipt of your application for access to documents, which was registered on 27/04/2018 under reference number GestDem 2018/2366.
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 25/05/2018. In case this time limit needs to be extended, you will be informed in due course.
BUDG Access to documents
Dear Mrs da Silva,
While processing your query we noticed that you did not mention any time frame. Could you please indicate us a time frame?
Dear Mr Dumitru,
Of course, I am interested in documents from the 1st of November 2014 onwards.
Dear Ms da Silva,
We refer to your e-mail dated 25 April 2018 in which you make a request to
receive a list of lobby meetings held by DG Budget with Facebook or its
intermediaries, minutes and other reports of these meetings and all
correspondence between DG Budget and Facebook or any intermediaries
representing its interests.
I would like to inform you that between 01/01/2017 and 30/05/2018 there
were no lobby meetings held by DG Budget with Facebook or its
Please, note that this reply does not cover any correspondence between the
Commissioner in charge of the budget and human resources and members of
his cabinet on which you will receive a separate reply.
Head of Unit
Directorate-General for Budget
Avenue d´Auderghem, 19
Head of Unit
1. mailto:[email address]