Each one of the European Union’s 500 million citizens and residents, has the guaranteed legal right, to ask for documents from EU public bodies. makes it easier for the public to ask those questions and get answers. It also helps the 134 public bodies, by cutting down on the number of duplicate questions.

Request results are stored and searchable, providing information which may be useful if considering a request, or for research. is a project of human rights organisation Access Info Europe which is based in Spain. is available in English, French, German and Spanish. Access Info Europe’s website is available in Spanish and English. asktheEU .org is based on mySociety’s Alaveteli software, as used by is easy to use, see HERE