Better Regulation in Europe: Italy 2012

Revised edition, June 2013

image of Better Regulation in Europe: Italy 2012

This review of regulation in Italy maps and analyses the core issues which together make up effective regulatory management, laying down a framework of what should be driving regulatory policy and reform in the future. Issues examined include improving regulatory management, institutional capacities for effective regulation, transparency and processes for effective public consultation and communication, processes for the development of new regulations and for the management of the regulatory stock, compliance rates, enforcement policy. appeal processes, the interface between different levels of government and interface between national processes and those of the EU.



Introduction: Conduct of the review

The current review of Italy reflects contributions from the Italian government and discussions at meetings held by the OECD team with Italian officials and external stakeholders. In the course of the development of this review, the country undertook a major political transition, which is likely to strengthen the impetus for the better regulation agenda. Major initiatives and developments since this transition are referenced in the report, but have not been evaluated.


This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error