The formal governing entities of EUnited association are the General Assembly and Management Board. Additionally, at the level of each sector, a General Assembly and a Board of Directors governs specific sector, according to EUnited legal statutes and to Internal Rules of the Association. The Association is a non-profit making organisation called association internationale sans but lucratif (aisbl) or vereniging zonder winstoogmerk (IVZW) under Belgian law.
According to statutes EUnited can exercise, alone or in collaboration with third parties, directly or indirectly, all activities related, directly or indirectly, to its purpose, the following activities:
collecting and aggregating statistical data in order to provide members with sector-specific statistics;
providing platforms to facilitate discussions between members and relevant decision-makers, particularly on European level;
providing platforms for members to facilitate cooperative research;
organizing conferences and seminars for members;
publishing newsletters and other documents informing members of developments in areas relevant to the sector;
promoting the common interest of the European engineering industries, particularly in the fields of economy, technology and science on an international basis.