​Policy Department​


  • ​​Developing and executing EIOPA's policy on insurance and pensions with regard to the prudential supervision by:  
    • p​roviding advice the European Commission on legislative measures;  
    • drafting Technical Standards for endorsement;
    • developing Guidelines to promote convergent supervisory practices and consistent application of the European Union law;  
    • monitoring and assessing the comply-or-explain procedure with the National Supervisory Authorities in the area of competence;  
    • contributing to global standard-setting for insurance and pensions at all levels of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) as well as in other international organisations;
    • contributing to global standard-setting in the area of International Accounting Principles relevant for the insurance and pensions sector;
    • interacting with representatives of industry, policyholders and other stakeholders including  through EIOPA's Stakeholder Groups, and engaging in regular regulatory dialogue meetings with non-European Economic Area supervisors;
    • developing an impact assessment methodology and providing impact assessment analysis and advice.