European Commission consultation on whistleblower protection

Close date: 29 May 2017

The European Commission is considering strengthening protection for whistleblowers at EU level, and seeks views on the benefits and drawbacks of whistleblower protection. It is looking at the elements that are important for effective whistleblower protection, the problems arising at national and EU level from gaps and weaknesses in existing whistleblower protection and from the divergence of protection across the EU, and the need for minimum standards of protection.
Consultation document: European Commission consultation on whistleblower protection