MEPs will assess whether commissioner candidates can deliver on the challenges facing the EU in a series of public hearings. Find out more in our infographic.
Before the new European Commission - the EU’s executive body - can take office, Parliament will organise public hearings to assess the commissioners’ suitability for the job.
Parliament’s committees will assess the fitness of the commissioners-designate for their proposed posts in public hearings between 30 September and 8 October. Watch it live online.
On 23-26 May, more than 200,000,000 voters in 28 EU countries went to the polls to elect MEPs.
MEPs elected Ursula von der Leyen European Commission President on 16 July after she promised tougher emission targets and a right of initiative for the Parliament.