European Commission on the reuse of its documents

Following the launch of the European Commission’s Open Data Strategy on 12 December, the EC has published its decision on the reuse of Commission documents in the Official Journal of the European Union. According to the decision, it:

determines the conditions for the reuse of documents held by the Commission or on its behalf by the Publications Office of the European Union (the Publications Office) with the aim of facilitating a wider reuse of information, enhancing the image of openness of the Commission, and avoiding unnecessary administrative burdens for reusers and the Commission services alike.