AIPCE Alliance of Independent Press Councils of Europe

AIPCE does not have its own secretariat. This website is overseen on its behalf by the UK Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO).


For general enquiries about the website or general information about AIPCE please contact Vikki Julian, Press and Communications Officer at IPSO -

For information about a particular press council please contact the representative of that press council via the ‘Members’ section.

AIPCE is grateful to the Open Society Institute for supporting the establishment of this website. For information about the OSI please visit:

AIPCE has no formal membership structure, However the following European organisations participate in the Alliance’s conferences:

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Austria flagKosovo
flagAzerbaijan flagLuxembourg
flagBelgium (F) flagMacedonia
flagBelgium (W) flagMalta
flagBosnia flagMoldova
flagBulgaria flagMontenegro
flagCroatia flagNetherlands
flagCyprus flagNorway
flagDenmark flagRussia
flagEstonia flagSerbia
flagFinland flagSpain
flagFrance flagSpain
flagGeorgia flagSweden
flagGermany flagSwitzerland
flagHungary flagUK
flagIreland flagUkraine

While maintaining a European focus, AIPCE has welcomed to its meetings and activities representatives from other regulatory authorities. Details of those other regulatory authorities can be found on the Members page of this website.