The European Union Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA) is an independent agency of the European Union (EU) that is responsible for implementing the EU's space programme. The agency was established in 2020 and is headquartered in Prague, Czech Republic.
EUSPA's mission is to support the EU in achieving its strategic objectives in the field of space by providing high-quality, impartial, and evidence-based advice and support. To achieve this, the agency works closely with the EU's member states, the European Space Agency (ESA), and other key stakeholders.
EUSPA's main activities include the development and implementation of EU space policies and programmes, the coordination of EU space activities, and the promotion of the use of space-based data and services for the benefit of EU citizens and the economy. The agency also plays a key role in the development of the EU's space industry, supporting the growth and competitiveness of the sector through activities such as market analysis, technology transfer, and the promotion of space-based innovation.