In order to simplify the management of EU Funding, we have created a single document that will cover all rules and regulations that projects must adhere to. It covers issues relating to budgeting, procurement, state aid, monitoring and reporting. You can download a copy of this document using the link below
The Programme Rules Document is a consolidation of the following EU Regulations and Guidance:
The EU Regulations which govern the PEACE and INTERREG 2014-2020 Programmes were approved by the by the European Council and the European Parliament on 17 December 2013, and came into force on 21 December 2013. All regulations and other documents are available at http://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/information/legislation/index_en.cfm
The most relevant regulations and documents for these programmes are:
The EU Commission is also preparing a number of delegated and implementing acts, which will further detail implementation provisions as set out in the main regulations.
The Common Provisions Regulation, the ERDF Regulation and the European Territorial Co-operation Regulation outline a number of new terms and concepts. The European Commission has produced a number of factsheets explaining these concepts:
The Common Provisions Regulation, the ERDF Regulation and the European Territorial Co-operation Regulation form part of a package of proposals, which are collectively referred to as the Common Strategic Framework (CSF). The other regulations in this package relate to the European Social Fund (ESF), the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) and the European Grouping of Territorial Cooperation (EGTC).
In addition to the EU Regulations the Commission published the Position Papers for the UK and Ireland.