European Elite Athletes Association (EU Athletes)

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Lobbying costs:

WARNING: As this organisation lists one or more EP accredited lobbyists, it is highly improbable that its lobbying costs are lower than €10,000.

WARNING: The lobbying costs declared by this organisation are extraordinarily high and may therefore have been over-declared.

25,000€ - 49,999€

Financial year: 01/01/2016 - 01/12/2016

Lobbyists declared: 1.5 FTE (2)

WARNING: The number of full time equivalent lobbyists declared by this organisation are extraordinarily high and may therefore have been over-declared.


Lobbyists with EP accreditation: 1


Meetings with European Commission: 1

Lobbying costs over the years:


European Elite Athletes Association (EU Athletes)

Registration on EU Transparency Register

638820912393-43 (First registered: 06 Dec 2013)

Goals / Remit

EU Athletes is a federation of European players associations and athlete unions representing more than 30 national associations and 25.000 individual athletes across the continent and across sport disciplines.

EU Athletes was founded in 2007 and has since taken a steep journey as an advocate for the athletes' voice on various issues such as anti doping, match fixing and education on the risks of sports betting, dual careers or good governance.

EU Athletes is an excepted stakeholder in the sport sector at the European Union, the Council of Europe, EPAS and other important sport and government committees.

EU Athletes is also integrated into the wider labour movement as a member of World Players Association, the professional sports sector of trade union international UNI Global Union and its European branch UNI Europa.


Expert groups and other meetings under the Workplan for Sport Structured dialogue in sport ESSDC for Sport and active leisure European Week of Sport EP Sport Integroup ERASMUS+


Head office:
Wattbaan, 31-49
Nieuwegein 3439 ML,

Tel: 32 484596308

Belgium office:
EU Athletes (UNI Europa) 40 rue Joseph II 40 rue Joseph II
Brussels ,

Tel: 32 484596308