The EUMETSAT Basic Documents publication contains all the basic legal texts which govern our operation.
Information on EUMETSAT Legal Framework.
07 April 2022
20 April 2020
EUMETSAT is the European operational satellite agency for monitoring weather, climate and the environment from space.
EUMETSAT’s vision is to be the leading user-driven operational agency in Europe for Earth observation satellite programmes that fulfil the objectives of its Convention.
The Council is the supreme decision-making body of EUMETSAT to which the Director-General reports, as the Chief Executive Officer.
EUMETSAT is a user-governed operational organisation formed in 1986, which serves the needs of its member states.