Call: CEF Transport 2016 - Cohesion Envelope
Connecting Europe Facility
|Type of Fund||Action programme|
|Description of programme
"Connecting Europe Facility"
|The CEF shall enable projects of common interest to be prepared and implemented within the framework of the transeuropean networks policy in the sectors of transport, telecommunications and energy. In particular, the CEF shall support the implementation of those projects of common interest which aim at the development and construction of new infrastructures and services, or at the upgrading of existing infrastructures and services, in the three sectors.|
|Description of programme |
"CEF - Transport"
In the transport sector, the CEF shall support projects of common interest, that pursue the objectives set out below:
CEF Transport 2016 - Cohesion Envelope
of call |
"CEF Transport 2016 - Cohesion Envelope"
This call for proposals addresses the priority railways, inland waterways and roads projects on the core network including connections to inland and maritime ports and airports. A proposal submitted under this call must address either works or studies. The same proposal cannot combine studies and works.
|Thematic Focus||Building, Sustainability, Transport, Environment & biodiversity, Traffic|
|Funding area|| EU Member States |
|Select Origin of Applicant|| EU Member States |
|Eligible applicants||Federal State / Region / City / Municipality / Local Authority, International Organization, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), Microenterprises (fewer than 10 employees), NGO / NPO, National Government, Start Up Company, Enterprise (more than 250 employees or not defined), Public Services, Other|
|Applicant details|| |
Only those proposals submitted by one of the following types of applicants are eligible:
Third countries and entities established in third countries may participate in actions contributing to projects of common interest where necessary in order to achieve the objectives of a given project of common interest. They may not receive financial assistance except where it is indispensable to the achievement of the objectives of a given project of common interest. In such cases and pursuant to Article 8(1) of the TEN-T Guidelines, applications may be presented by neighbouring countries or entities established in neighbouring countries, with the agreement of a Member State. Any applicant that cannot provide the agreement of the Member State concerned shall not be eligible. Proposals submitted to this call for proposals under the priority "Motorways of the Sea" must include applicants from (and be supported by) a minimum of two different Member States.
|Project Partner Details||
Projects can be submitted by a single applicant or as a multi-applicant proposal. The agreement of the Member State(s) concerned by the proposed Action is to be secured in both cases.
|Type of Funding||Grant|
|Financial details|| |
This call for proposals cannot exceed the rates referred to in section 10.1 of the multi-annual work programme:
In line with Article 10 (5) of the CEF Regulation, these co-funding rates may be increased by up to 10 percentage points for actions with synergies between transport and at least one other sector covered by the CEF Regulation, which address the priorities of Article 4 of the CEF Regulation.
In order to ensure efficiency in EU funding interventions, applicants are strongly encouraged to submit applications for actions with a total requested EU contribution to the eligible costs of no less than 500 000 € for studies and no less than 1 000 000 € for works. Where possible, related actions should be grouped and submitted as one proposal.
Proposals must be submitted electronically using the TENtec eSubmission module.
|Contact Details|| Directorat C of INEA (Innovation and Networks Executive Agency) |
Beneficiaries info point.