Public consultation on the Directive on security of network and information systems (NIS Directive)
Opening: 07 July 2020
Closing: 02 October 2020
Article 23 of the NIS Directive requires the European Commission to review the functioning of this Directive periodically. As part of its key policy objective to make “Europe fit for the digital age” as well as in line with the objectives of the Security Union, the Commission announced in its Work Programme 2020 that it would conduct the review by the end of 2020.
As part of this process, this consultation seeks your views on the topic of cybersecurity as well as on the different elements of the NIS Directive, which are all subject to the review.
The public stakeholder consultation took place between 7 July and 2 October 2020. It was conducted to gather views on the topic of cybersecurity policy as well as on the different elements of the NIS Directive. The overall number of responses submitted was 206. The results of the consultation were used for the evaluation and impact assessment of the NIS Directive.