Publications Office of the European Union

European Civil Service European Union European Commission
Publications Office of the European Union
Official emblem of the service
Type EU Interinstitutional body
Seat Luxembourg

The Publications Office of the European Union (Publications Office) is an inter-institutional office of the European Union, established in Luxembourg in 1969, that serves as the official publisher of the EU institutions, agencies and bodies (see Decision 2009/496/EC, Euratom).

As such, it is the central provider of access to publications of the European Union including legal publications (prominently the Official Journal of the European Union), public procurement notices, open data and applications.

The Publications Office makes this content available in a variety of digital and physical formats with the aim of facilitating access to and reuse of all official information coming from the EU as well as ensuring its long-term preservation.

To this end, it manages a suite of websites providing access to its various information collections (different types of publications). These sites are:

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