Frequently Asked Questions put to the Parliament's Spokesperson’s Unit 


How do MEPs do their jobs? What is the Parliament's role in overseeing the EU budget? How are political groups put together? Answers to all these and other frequently-asked questions on the Parliament are set out in this FAQ.

The following sections contain a wide range of information on the day-to-day running of the Parliament, European elections, the daily work of MEPs and much more. The selection of questions and answers is regularly updated to include items of topical interest to the media. Each section contains links to additional information available on the European Parliament’s website.

Should you have additional queries, please contact the EP Spokesperson’s Unit.

For media inquiries on European Parliament committee proceedings, please contact the Press Service.

Contact details for the Spokesperson’s Unit and the Press Service.