How Parliament is run: president, vice-presidents and quaestors (infographic) 


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Discover the European Parliament's bureau responsible for running the institution and the names and responsibilities of the vice-presidents and quaestors.

Meet the members of Parliament's bureau responsible for the internal running of the institution 

The Parliament runs smoothly thanks to the work of the bureau, which is composed of the president, 14 vice-presidents and five quaestors. Each member of the bureau has a portfolio, with specific responsibilities such as information and communication, the management of Parliament buildings and relations with the member states. Quaestors are responsible for administrative and financial matters directly concerning MEPs and their working conditions. Check out the infographic to find out what the responsabilities are of the current bureau members.

Bureau members all elected  by MEPs for a period of two-and-a-half years. The most recent elections took place in January 2017.

Discover how the Parliament's president and vice-presidents are elected