European Union



General Affairs Council

Council meeting room © EU
Start date : 13/10/2020
End date : 13/10/2020
Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Council of the EU and European Council,
Institutional affairs,

The General Affairs Council is composed of European affairs ministers from all EU member countries and meets once a month.

It is responsible for dossiers that affect several policy areas, such as EU enlargement, EU's multiannual financial framework, cohesion policy and matters related to the EU's institutional issues. It is also responsible for ensuring consistency in the work of all Council configurations and it coordinates preparation of European Council meetings.

More information on the General Affairs Council
Council website
EU Presidency website


Press contact

Council of the EU
+32 (0)2 281 63 19

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