EU branded sites are hosted under the top level europa.eu domain and communicate with the EU visual identity (EU emblem). These sites are accessible via the second level domain with the following syntax: europa.eu/sitename
A site is EU branded if its aim and content:
EU branded websites have a different look and feel than the EC branded sites.
Details are currently being defined.
The Europa Web Guide is the official rulebook for the European Commission's web presence, covering editorial, legal, technical, visual and contractual aspects.
All European Commission web sites must observe the rules and guidelines it contains.
Web practitioners are invited to observe its contents and keep abreast of updates. More information about the web guide.