Policy Area: Justice and Home Affairs
Lead DG: HOME - DG Migration and Home Affairs
Type: Formal, Temporary
Mission: The HLEG's mission is to help developing a joint strategy to make data management in the Union more effective and efficient, in full respect of data protection requirements, to better protect its external borders and to enhance its internal security.
Task: (a) to give advice and assist the Commission in order to achieve the interoperability and interconnection of information systems and data management for border management and security; (b) to develop an overall strategic vision on the interoperability and interconnection of information systems and on a more effective and efficient data management for border management and security in the Union ; (c) to establish cooperation and coordination between the Commission and Member States on questions relating to the implementation of Union legislation on the interoperability and interconnection of information systems and data management for border management and security in the Union.
Publication in RegExp: 01 Jul 2016
Creating Act: Commission Decision setting up the High-Level Expert Group on Information Systems and Interoperability C(2016) 3780
Last updated: 31 May 2018
Activity Report Final report of the high-level expert group, 11 May 2017
20170511 High-level expert group - final report.pdf (approx. 917 kb)
Activity Report Fifth meeting of the high-level expert group, 25 April 2017, Brussels
20170425 agenda.pdf (approx. 106 kb)
Activity Report Fourth meeting of the high-level expert group, 21 February 2017, Brussels
20170221 HLEG - agenda.docx.pdf (approx. 112 kb)
20170221 Final report.pdf (approx. 311 kb)
Activity Report Interim report by the chair of the high-level expert group, December 2016
High-level expert group interim report December 2016.pdf (approx. 420 kb)
Activity Report Third meeting of the high-level expert group, 29 November, Brussels
20161129 HLEG - agenda.pdf (approx. 139 kb)
20161129 meeting report.pdf (approx. 310 kb)
Activity Report Second meeting of the high-level expert group, 20 September, Brussels
HLEG - draft agenda.docx.pdf (approx. 113 kb)
20160920 HLEG report.pdf (approx. 346 kb)
Activity Report First meeting of the HLEG held on 20 June 2016 in Brussels.
HLEG 20 June 2016 Report.pdf (approx. 120 kb)
HLEG scoping document .docx (approx. 85 kb)
HLEG - agenda.docx (approx. 48 kb)
communication_on_stronger_and_smart_borders_20160406_en.pdf (approx. 634 kb)
roadmap information exchange and management JHA area.docx (approx. 202 kb)
Activity Report The HLEG foresees five meeting between June 2016 and May 2017. The first meeting of the group will take place on 20 June 2016. The dates of the next meetings will be made available once the meetings are confirmed.Selection Procedure (members) The group will be composed of members of Type D - Member States’ authorities and Type E - other public entities, such as authorities from non-EU countries (including candidate countries), EU bodies, offices or agencies, and international organisations.Internal Rules of Procedure Internal rules of procedure presented during the first meeting of the group of 20 June 2016 and adopted by silence procedure on 27 June 2016.
Rules of procedure HLEG final.docx (approx. 25 kb)
No Subgroups assigned to this group.