Altroconsumo (AC)

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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.

50,000€ - 99,999€

Financial year: 01/01/2019 - 01/12/2019

Lobbyists declared: 2.5 FTE (5)

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: 0

Meetings with European Commission: 2

Lobbying costs over the years:


Altroconsumo (AC)

Registration on EU Transparency Register

3832920956-65 (First registered: 13 Jan 2009)

Goals / Remit

ALTROCONSUMO promotes and protects the basic interest and rights of consumers, as regards health and safety, the protection of economic interests, the right to redress, the right to be informed, the right to consumer education, the right to be represented and heard, the right to a healthy environment.
ALTROCONSUMO takes action on two fronts: on the one hand information and assistance to consumers through our magazines and services, and on the other by representing consumers with local, national and international institutions and collective information spread through the media.


2020 NPL directive (27.02.2020 Letter to member ECON Committee/European Parliament) Eurobond e Coronabond (06.04.2020 – Lettera a Paolo Gentiloni, Commissario europeo per l’Economia/Commissione EU - Maurizio Massari, Ambasciatore Rappresentanza Permanente d’Italia presso l’UE – Elena Basile, Ambasciatrice d’Italia a Bruxelles) Enforcement of air passenger rights in the COVID-19 context (22.07.2020 Letter to Marie-Paule Benassi, DG JUST and Adina Valean, DG MOVE/European Commission) 05.10.2020 – Contribution to the Public Consultation – The new Consumer Agenda, open public consultation - empowering consumers in the green transition, a review of the Directive on consumer credit agreements for consumers (2008/48/EC); a review of the General Product Safety Directive (2001/95/EC) Mercato unico sostenibile e sicurezza prodotti (23.11.2020 - Letter to Italian MEPS/European Parliament) Open Fiber “Rete Unica” (12.10.2020 – Letter to Margrethe Vestager, Commissioner for Competition/European Commission - Thierry Breton, Commissioner for Internal Market/European Commission – Paolo Gentiloni, Commissioner for Economy/European Commission) Online Questionnaire on the Pharmaceutical Strategy Dossier followed in collaboration with Beuc (European Consumer Organization): Clean Energy package Sunscream filter 50 + Acrilammide in food Nutriscore – Fop Pharmaceutical Strategy News online ( 29.01.2020 - L’Italia sceglie l’etichetta “a batteria”. Perché sarebbe stato meglio il Nutri-Score 01.09.2020 - Incidente auto all'estero: ecco cosa fare 22.09.2020 - Origine in etichetta: nuove regole dall'Europa 08.10.2020 - Ora legale o solare? Ecco cosa cambia dal 2021 17.11.2020 - Viaggio a bordo di un’auto elettrica 30.11.2020 - Superfoods: quali sono, cosa sono e soprattutto cos'hanno di speciale 21.12.2020 - Acqua del rubinetto: l'Ue approva la nuova direttiva. Più sicurezza e trasparenza 28.12.2020 - Brexit: il 1° gennaio 2021 la Gran Bretagna esce dall'Europa. Ma ora c'è un accordo. Cosa cambia per i consumatori?


Head office:
via Valassina, 22
Milano 20159

Tel: 02 6961500