Legislative priorities  

While continuing to work on all legislative proposals, the European Parliament, the Council and the European Commission have committed to agree each year on a number of proposals to which they want to give priority treatment in the legislative process to ensure substantial progress. These priority proposals are included in the so-called Joint Declaration on the EU's legislative priorities.

2021  
Joint Declaration 2021  

The three EU institutions established common legislative priorities for 2021, to which they want to ensure substantial progress. Here is the list of procedure files.

2020  
The EU’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic  

The European Union has taken urgent and determined measures to help people and businesses tackle the Covid-19 pandemic. Here is the list of Covid-19 related procedure files.

Multiannual Financial Framework 2021-2027  

Once every seven years, the European Union decides on its future long-term budget – the Multiannual Financial Framework. The next such budget, starting on 1 January 2021, will be the first for the European Union of 27.

The proposals of the Commission for the 2021-2027...

2018  
Joint Declaration 2018  

The three EU Institutions, the European Parliament, the Council and the European Commission, have committed to agree each year on a number of priority proposals, to which they want to ensure substantial progress. These priority proposals are included in the so-called Joint Declaration...

2017  
Joint Declaration 2017  

The three EU Institutions, the European Parliament, the Council and the European Commission, have committed to agree each year on a number of priority proposals, to which they want to ensure substantial progress. These priority proposals are included in the so-called Joint Declaration on the...