Written questions

  • Questions with a request for a written answer may be put by any Member, political group, or parliamentary committee to the President of the European Council, the Council, the Commission or the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy.
  • Non-priority questions must be answered within six weeks of notification to the Institution concerned.
  • The deadline for answering priority questions is three weeks from notification to the Institution concerned. Any Member, political group or committee may every month designate one of its questions as a “priority question”.