About ECR Party

Home / About

European Conservatives
and Reformists (ECR) Party

We are united by our centre-right values, as expressed in the Reykjavik Declaration. The ECR Party is dedicated to individual liberty, national sovereignty, parliamentary democracy, private property, limited government, free trade, family values and the devolution of power.

These values underpin our politics, including our vision for a reformed European Union. Europe stands at a crossroads and the ECR Party’s agenda for reform has never been more relevant than it is today. Join our movement, and help us advance a Europe – and a world.

ECR Party Board

Board of Directors

European Conservatives and Reformists (ECR) Party brings together parties committed to individual liberty, national sovereignty, parliamentary democracy, the rule of law, private property, low taxes, sound money, free trade, open competition, and the devolution of power.

Independent

ECR Party believes in a Europe of independent nations, working together for mutual gain while each retaining its identity and integrity.

Prague

ECR Party supports the principles of the Prague Declaration of March 2009 and the work of the European Conservatives and Reformists in the European Parliament and allied groups on the other European assemblies.

Individual

ECR Party cherishes the important role of civil associations, families and other bodies that fill the space between the individual and the government.

Democracies

ECR Party acknowledges the unique democratic legitimacy of the nation-state.

Competition

ECR Party is committed to the spread of free commerce and open competition, in Europe and globally.

Equality

ECR Party recognises the equality of all citizens before the law, regardless of ethnicity, sex or social class. It rejects all forms of extremism, authoritarianism and racism.

Libery

ECR Party understands that open societies rest upon the dignity and autonomy of the individual, who should be as free as possible from state coercion.

Power

ECR Party favours the exercise of power at the lowest practicable level – by the individual where possible, by local or national authorities in preference to supranational bodies.

European

ECR Party is committed to the equality of all European democracies, whatever their size, and regardless of which international associations they join.

Member Parties
& Regional Partners