The Secretaries-General of the services of the European Parliament and the European Commission shall be responsible for the supervision of the system and all key operational aspects, and shall by mutual accord take the measures necessary to implement this agreement.
To implement the system the European Parliament and the European Commission services will establish a joint operational structure: This will be made up of a group of officials from the European Parliament and the European Commission pursuant to an arrangement to be made between the competent services. The joint Transparency Register Secretariat shall operate under the coordination of a Head of Unit in the Secretariat General of the Commission. Its tasks will include the implementation of measures to contribute to the quality content of the register.
The joint Transparency Register Secretariat is operational as of the entry into force of the interinstitutional agreement on 23 June 2011. According to article 21 of the IIA, It is coordinated by M. Gérard LEGRIS, Head of Unit for Transparency and Relations with Interest Groups in the Secretariat-General of the European Commission.
The joint Transparency Register Secretariat can be contacted through the “contact the register” button on the home page of the register.
Its main tasks are listed as follows: