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Office of the Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications (BEREC Office)

Office of the Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications (BEREC Office)

Overview: 
  • Role: Provide professional and administrative support to the Body of the European Regulators of Electronic Communications (BEREC)
  • Director: László Ignéczi
  • Set up: 2010
  • Number of staff: 27
  • Location: Riga (Latvia)
  • Website: BEREC Office

The BEREC Office is an EU agency providing professional and administrative support to BEREC, the Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications.

What it does

BEREC aims the relevant EU legislation is applied consistently, so the EU has a functioning single market for electronic communications.  

It provides advice on request ad its own initiative to the European Institutions. BEREC consists of what is called the Board of Regulators. This is a body made up of the heads (or nominated high-level representatives) of each EU country’s national regulator.

Structure

The governing body BEREC Office is a Management Committee, composed of 1 member per country and 1 member representing the Commission.

How it works

The BEREC Office:

  • provides professional and administrative support to BEREC
  • collects information and shares best practice among national regulators
  • helps prepare the work of BEREC’s Board of Regulators
  • sets up BEREC expert working groups and supports them.

Who benefits

BEREC’s target audience is:

  • European, regional & national institutions in the field of electronic communications
  • Companies & industry associations in the sector
  • Consumers & consumer associations
  • Consultancies, researchers, think tanks
  • Academics.

 

Contact details: 

Office of the Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications (BEREC Office)

Contact details

Address: 

BEREC Office

Z.A. Meierovica Bulvaris 14

LV-1050 Riga

Latvija

Tel: 
+371 6611 7590 | +371 66 117 560