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Accounting Directive Committee (ADC)

Role of the committee and key documents.

Composition and mandate

The Accounting Directive Committee (ADC) assists the Commission in adopting implementing measures for Directive 2013/34/EU and deals with other issues related to accounting rules. It was established by Article 50 of Directive 2013/34/EU.

The ADC is composed of representatives from EU countries and is chaired by the European Commission. Representatives of EEA countries and candidate countries are also invited to attend the meetings of the committee as observers. Representatives of third parties and experts may also attend on an ad hoc basis.


You can get access to meeting agendas, documents, minutes and votes of the Accounting Directive Committee by searching the Comitology Register. The responsible service is DG Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union.

ADC in the comitology register of the European Commission