The External Relations Commission successfully registered the IPA in October 2018 at the European Parliament (EP). With the registration in the Parliament`s transparency list, the IPA gets access to all meetings, initiatives or legal acts of the EP, in particular in the area of the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP),

education and training, Frontex and EUROPOL, as well as the fight against terrorism. Further to this, selected IPA members will have the possibility to apply for an access card to the EP in Brussels and Strasbourg.