Union of Working Consumers of Greece (EEKE) is a civil society organisation, registered in the Register of the Regional Courts of Athens with identification number 28020. EEKE is legally registered as Consumers Union in the “Register” of Consumers organisations of the General Secretariat of Commerce and Consumers-Ministry of Development of the paragraph 4 of the article 10 of the Law 2251/1994, which can be found in electronic form at the official website of the General Secretariat of Commerce and Consumers with ascending order Νο 40/Ζ1-349/03-03-09 (ΦΕΚ 524/Β/23-03-09)
The maintenance of a Consumers Union to the Register of Consumers organisations of the General Secretariat of Commerce and Consumers-Ministry of Development implies the annual assessment of fulfillment of the criteria defining it as a Consumers Union. In these criteria are included the economic self-sustainability, the independence from other organizations and the non-profit making character of the organization. Accordingly, EEKE as a registered organization fulfills the set criteria.