Policy paper

10 point plan for EU smart regulation

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Call by EU member states on the European Commission to advance the agenda on smart regulation, and to reduce the overall EU regulatory burden.

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The Secretary of State for Business, along with Ministers from 12 other Member States, jointly signed a ‘10 point plan for EU smart regulation’. Sent to Commission President Barroso on 19 November 2012, in advance of the Commission’s forthcoming Smart Regulation Communication in December 2012. It calls on the Commission to advance the agenda on smart regulation, and to cut red tape at the EU level by reducing the overall EU regulatory burden.