Tips to Contact the EU Institutions and Authorities

In Europe you can contact a member of the European Parliament who was elected in your country. Each country has a number of MEPs (Members of the European Parliament) depending on the population. The MEPs represent various political groups and their contact details including a direct email address are published on the European Parliament’s website. The European Commission has offices in every EU country and overseas. Finally, there is a number of specialized agencies spread across the EU that might in detail have the information you are looking for. You can find the person in charge of your issue with the help of the Who is who register.

European Union - Who is who

Find the seat & address of the main institutions, specialized agencies, ombudsmen and more


European Parliament

Find who represents you
Find and email your elected MEP (Member of the European Parliament)


The Committees
See the list of the parliamentary committees and find the one that is dealing with your issue


European Parliament near you
The European Parliament has an information office in every Member State, find its address in your country.

European Commission

European Commission in your EU country
Contact the European Commission’s local office in your country


European Commission outside the EU and around the world
Contact the European Commission in the office in your area, wherever in the world you are.


President of the European Commission

Write to José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission via this form