Coreper II

Flags in front of the Council building © EU
Start date : 21/09/2022
End date : 21/09/2022
Europa building, Brussels, Belgium
Council of the EU and European Council,
Employment and social rights, Institutional affairs, Justice and citizens’ rights,

The Permanent Representatives Committee or ‘Coreper’ (Article 240 of the Treaty establishing the European community) is responsible for preparing the work of the Council of the EU. It consists of the Member States' ambassadors to the EU (‘Permanent Representatives’) and is chaired by the Member State which holds the Council Presidency.

COREPER II deals with the following 4 policy areas of the Union:

• general affairs and external relations

• economic and financial affairs

• justice and home affairs

• preparation of the European Council work

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