Public Affairs and lobby-experts

Whether your organization has the ambition to engage with decision makers, navigate through complex regulatory challenges, or manage a competitive stakeholder environment: Public Matters has the expertise and experience to help. We are the leading independent public affairs and lobby agency in the Netherlands. Our consultants provide government relations support that changes political and public perception.

Consultants at Public Matters advise organizations that:
  • are in the centre of the political and public arena, and;
  • want to face, make and manage issues, and;
  • shape public perception and influence the process of decision making.
  • Our consultants have working experience in Parliament, for a company, ministry, trade association or NGO. With this diverse background we are active in a wide spectrum of industries at the intersection of the public and private domain. Consultants at Public Matters are societally and politically active and annually support a pro bono project.

Delivering on transparency: Commission proposes mandatory Transparency Register for all EU institutions

28-09-2016 The European Commission is today proposing a mandatory Transparency Register covering all three EU institutions – the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission - delivering on a key transparency commitment of the Juncker Commission.
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​New database allows exclusive tracking of EU lobbying over time

01-09-2016 With the biggest companies now spending 40 per cent more on EU lobbying in 2016 than in 2012, monitoring lobby data is more important than ever to expose the extent of corporate influence over EU decision making.
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