Triodos Bank has ongoing dialogue with local government, national governments and supervisory bodies, sometimes in partnership with other financial institutions or other partners. It engages in conversations about the sector and has regular meetings to discuss issues that are relevant to the business.
It is a member of Banking Associations and through its membership and a board seat at the Dutch Bankers’ Association (NVB) it is engaged in governmental and supervisory consultations. In addition, and when relevant, Triodos Bank responds to European Consultations, such as an EU Green Paper on Long-Term Finance during 2013. Issues such as housing, parking and the environmental impact of its offices are also addressed with local and regional governments.