15 January 2021

Public Access to Documents Applications Legal framework Applications Processing Data protection


The principle oftransparency and the rights of individuals to access documents of EU bodies arelaid down in both Article 15 of the TFEU and Article 42 of the Charter ofFundamental Rights of the EU and implemented through Regulation (EC)  No 1049/2001 of the EuropeanParliament and of the Council of 30 May 2001 regarding public access toEuropean Parliament, Council and Commission documents (Regulation (EC) No1049/2001). Thelink of Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 with the Frontex framework [...]