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9.6. Commission directorates-general
and services: official titles

List of modifications (since 1.1.2004)

March 2011: new paper version (= new base version)


1.2.2011
(1.1.2011)

SEC(2011) 527

Former name New name
Research DG Research and Innovation DG
RELEX FPIS
DEV + AIDCO DEVCO

1.1.2011

SEC(2011) 527

Former name New name
Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion DG

1.7.2010

SEC(2010) 779

Former name New name
Justice, Freedom and Security DG (JLS, 65) Home Affairs DG (HOME, 65)
+ Justice DG (JUST, 76)
 
SEC(2010) 460 final of 20.4.2010

Former name New name
Humanitarian Aid DG (ECHO) Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection DG (ECHO)
 
SEC(2006) 810

Former name New name
Directorate-General for Development Directorate-General for Development and Relations with African, Caribbean and Pacific States
Short name unchanged (Development DG).

4.3.2010

SEC(2010) 256
of 4.3.2010

Former name New name
Climate Action DG (CLIM) Climate Action DG (CLIMA)

1.3.2010

SEC(2010) 167
of 24.2.2010

Former name New name
Energy and Transport DG (TREN) Mobility and Transport DG (MOVE)
 
New DG: Directorate-General for Energy (ENER)


New DG: Directorate-General for Climate Action (CLIM)

1.1.2010

Former name New name
Personnel and Administration DG (ADMIN) Human Resources and Security DG (HR)

1.7.2009

Decision 2009/496/EC, Euratom
of 26.6.2009

Former name New name
Office for Official Publications of the European Communities (OPOCE) Publications Office of the European Union (OP)

11.7.2008

Decision 2008/544/EC
of 20.6.2008

Former name New name
Executive Agency for the Public Health Programme Executive Agency for Health and Consumers

16.4.2008

SEC(2008) 426
of 31.3.2008

Former name New name
Health and Consumer protection DG (SANCO) Health and Consumers DG (SANCO)

29.3.2008

SEC(2008) 426
of 31.3.2008

Former name New name
Fisheries and Maritime Affairs DG (FISH) Maritime Affairs and Fisheries DG (MARE)

11.2.2008
 
New services: European Research Council Executive Agency; Research Executive Agency

27.7.2007
 
Trans-European Transport Network Executive Agency
Letter code (internal use): TENEA
Numerical code (invisible): 84

1.6.2006
 
Former name New name
Intelligent Energy Executive Agency Executive Agency for Competitiveness and Innovation

24.5.2007
 
New service: Trans-European Transport Network Executive Agency

16.2.2006

SEC(2006) 164
of 7.2.2006

Former name New name
Press and Communication DG (PRESS) Communication DG (COMM)
 
SEC(2005) 1633
of 12.12.2005

New service: Executive Agency for the Public Health Programme
 
SEC(2005) 1154
of 16.9.2005

New services: Intelligent Energy Executive Agency; Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency

18.5.2005

SEC(2005) 39/4
of 22.4.2005

Former name New name
Group of Policy Advisers (GOPA) Bureau of European Policy Advisers  (BEPA)

11.2.2005

SEC(2005) 39ter
of 2.2.2005

Former name New name
Information Society DG Information Society and Media DG

2.2.2005

SEC(2005) 39bis
of 2.2.2005

Former name New name
Humanitarian Aid Office Humanitarian Aid DG (ECHO)

22.12.2004

SEC(2005) 39
of 13.1.2005

Former name New name
Enterprise DG Enterprise and Industry DG
Employment and Social Affairs DG Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities DG
Agriculture DG Agriculture and Rural Development DG
Fisheries DG Fisheries and Maritime Affairs DG
Internal Market DG Internal Market and Services DG
Justice and Home Affairs DG
(letter code: JAI)
Justice, Freedom and Security DG
(letter code: JLS)

1.5.2004

New DG: Directorate-General for Informatics (note SEC(2004) 523 of 23.4.2004)

23.2.2004

Directorate-General for Interpretation: lettercode INCO replaced by SCIC (note SEC(2003) 1468 of 16.12.2003)
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