DisclaimerTerms and conditions of use of the EFPIA website. These conditions may be changed at any time. The disclaimer was last updated in October 2016.

Information includedThe material contained on this website is for information only. EFPIA endeavours to make its best effort to up-date the information on a regular basis, but it is not claimed to be exhaustive. EFPIA has compiled the pages on this website very carefully, and the information placed on this web site is offered in good faith. This information is believed to be correct. Nevertheless, EFPIA makes no representations or warranties as to the completeness or accuracy of any of this information. EFPIA will in no event be responsible for damages of any nature whatsoever resulting from the use of or reliance on the information contained in this website.

CopyrightThis website and its content, where applicable, are subject to the copyright of EFPIA. Reproduction is authorised, except for commercial purposes, provided that the source is mentioned and acknowledged. EFPIA claims no copyright on any official document or document in the public domain. Copyright, if any, of third party material found in this site must also be respected.

Privacy policy
EFPIA understands that your privacy is very important to you, and we therefore do what is necessary to respect it as well as possible. That is why your personal data is only used by EFPIA; it is never communicated, without your prior consent, to third parties for commercial purposes.

This website complies with legislation and applicable codes of conduct governing the privacy, security and confidentiality of personal information.

IdentificationEuropean Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA)
Incorporated in Luxembourg (Grand Duchy of Luxembourg), registered with the Registre de Commerce et des Sociétés under F10502
With permanent office in Brussels (Belgium), registered under BE0418 762 559

EFPIA is registered in the EU Transparency Register under N° 38526121292-88.

Its specialised groups are also registered: Vaccines Europe under N° 53073567234-18 and European Biopharmaceutical Enterprises (EBE) under N° 768792210017-73
The EU Transparency Register has been set up to answer core questions such as what interests are being pursued, by whom and with what budgets. The system is operated jointly by the European Parliament and the European Commission.


Links to this site
EFPIA has not reviewed any or all of the third-party websites which contain links to this Site and is not responsible for the content of any such off-site pages or any other sites linked to the Site.

Links to other sites
Links to third-party sites may be provided for the interest or convenience of visitors to this Site. We will endeavour to inform you when you are leaving this Site that the terms of use and privacy policy of the third-party site may be different. However, EFPIA accepts no liability for links from us to others, and in particular we are not responsible for the accuracy or legality of the content thereof. We accept no liability deriving from a breach or omission in the privacy policies of third parties.

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How do we use cookies?

This website uses cookies for the following purpose and reason:
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• to remember if you have agreed (or not) to our use of cookies on this site
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Enabling these cookies is not strictly necessary for the website to work but it will provide you with a better browsing experience.
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How to control cookies
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Other EFPIA websites
EFPIA and its members are conscious of the importance of providing accurate, fair and objective information about medicinal products so that rational decisions can be made as to their use
Vaccines Europe (VE) is the specialised vaccine industry group within EFPIA. It represents major innovative research-based global vaccine companies as well as small and medium sized enterprises operating in Europe.
European Biopharmaceutical Enterprises (EBE) represents the voice of biopharmaceutical companies of all sizes in Europe and is a specialised group within EFPIA. Established in 2000, EBE is recognised as the leading biopharmaceutical association in Europe.

Contact details

EFPIA – Rue du Trône 108 – B 1050 Brussels
Tel. : + 32 2 626 25 55
e-mail :

Editor: Nathalie Moll, Director General
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