General and International Affairs
1. Inter-institutional relations
2. Information and communication
3. International affairs, trade and environment
4. Technical cooperation with third countries
| Directorate B
1. Economic analyses and environmental forward studies.
2. Management and coordination of financial instruments in the environment field; environmental impact assessment.
3. Legal affairs, legislation and enforcement.
4. R&D, relations with EEA, training, education, health
| Directorate C
Nuclear safety and civil
1. Radiation protection
2. Safety of nuclear installations
3. Radioactive waste management policy
4. Civil protection
| Directorate D
Environmental quality and natural resources
1. Water protection, Soil conservation, agriculture
2. Nature protection, coastal zones and tourism
3. Air quality, urban environment, noise, transport
4. Global environment, climate change, geosphere, biosphere, energy
| Directorate E
Industry and environment
1. Industrial installations and emissions
2. Chemical substances and biotechnology
3. Waste Management
4. Industry, internal market, products and voluntary approaches.