Hans-Peter Mayer (born on 5 May 1944 in Riedlingen) is a German politician and Member of the European Parliament for Lower Saxony with the conservative Christian-Democratic Union, part of the European People's Party and sits on the European Parliament's Committee on Legal Affairs and is a member of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly.
He is also a substitute for the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development and the Delegation to the EU-Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Joint Parliamentary Committee.
- 1975: Second state law examination
- 1975: utr
- 1990: PhD
- since 1975: lawyer
- 1980-1990: professor of law and administration
- 1990-1991: rector of the Catholic Vocational College of North Germany
- 1991-1994: under-secretary in the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Technology, Saxony-Anhalt
- 1975-1980: municipal councillor in Bad Waldsee
- 1984-1991: chairman of Vechta district of Europa Union
- 1995-1999: land chairman of the economic council of the CDU of Saxony-Anhalt and the Federal Commission on European policy
- since 1995: chairman of the land specialist committee of the CDU of Oldenburg on development of the Weser-Ems region.
- since 1999: Member of the European Parliament
See also: European Parliament election, 2004 (Germany)