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British American Tobacco

Identification number in the register: 2427500988-58
Registration date: 21/01/2009 11:38:54

The registrant performed the last (partial or annual) update on: 26/05/2020 06:18:46
The date of the last annual update was: 26/05/2020 06:18:46
Next annual update due latest on: 26/05/2021

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

British American Tobacco



    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations

Companies & groups

    Contact details

Globe House, Temple Place, 4
London WC2R 2PG

(+0044)207 845 1600

Aarlenstraat 80 Rue d'Arlon
Brussels B-1040


    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Jack Bowles


    Person in charge of EU relations


Vice President EU Affairs

    Goals / remit

British American Tobacco is a leading, multi-category consumer goods company that provides tobacco and nicotine products to hundreds of millions of adult consumers worldwide.


    Specific activities covered by the Register

British American Tobacco engages on issues that are relevant to its business, such as:
- Tobacco-related regulatory issues
- Taxation
- Movement of excisable product
- Corporate social responsibility
- Better Regulation
- Intellectual Property
- Preventing illicit trade and counterfeiting
- Circular Economy

Responded to the following public consultations:

- Excise duties applied to manufactured tobacco (2017)

- General arrangement for excise duty, harmonisation and simplification (2017)COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) …/... on technical standards for the establishment and operation of a traceability system for tobacco products (2017)

- Excise duties applied to manufactured tobacco and the possible taxation of novel products (2018)

- Questionnaire on the modernisation of the trade pillar of the modernisation of the EU - Chile association agreement (2018)




    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

50%: 3   25%: 5



    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Giovanni CARUCCI 26/09/2019 25/09/2020
Federica PATALANO 21/09/2019 18/09/2020
Eric SENSI-MINAUTIER 13/02/2020 28/02/2021

    Fields of interest

  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Borders and Security
  • Business and Industry
  • Competition
  • Customs
  • Economy, finance and the euro
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Enlargement
  • Environment
  • Food Safety
  • Institutional affairs
  • International co-operation and development
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health
  • Regional Policy
  • Research and innovation
  • Single market
  • Taxation
  • Trade

    Membership and affiliation

British American Tobacco is a member of various associations and networks around the world, including:
AmCham EU, British Chamber of Commerce Belgium, BusinessEurope, Institute of Economics Affairs (IEA), Kangaroo Group, International Chamber of Commerce UK, INTA, CBI, ICC BASCAP, CECCM (now Tobacco Europe), ESTA, ECMA, CEPS.

    Financial data

01/2019  -  12/2019

2,250,000 € - 2,499,999 €

No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.