Fact sheets

Please find below the first 20 fact sheets that will apply in the future programme. Seven fact sheets are still pending and will be added in due course. 

The fact sheets provide guidance for project partners, first level controllers and the Group of Auditors on rules and procedures that apply in the North Sea Programme 2021-2027.

Please check this page for any updates of individual fact sheets before you prepare your progress reports.  

Fact Sheet 1: General rules on eligibility  
Fact Sheet 2: Staff costs  
Fact Sheet 2a: Staff costs - Flanders    
Fact Sheet 3: Office and administration 
Fact Sheet 4: Travel and accommodation
Fact Sheet 5: External experts and services
Fact Sheet 6: Equipment 
Fact Sheet 7: Infrastructure and works 
Fact Sheet 8: Preparation costs
Fact Sheet 9: Investments
Fact Sheet 10: Deducting revenue from payment claims
Fact Sheet 11: Exchange rates
Fact Sheet 12: Tender procedures
Fact Sheet 13: Documentation and the audit trail
Fact Sheet 14: Roles and responsibilities
Fact Sheet 16: State aid 
Fact Sheet 17: Partners and activities outside the programme area
Fact Sheet 18: Application assessment process  
Fact Sheet 19: Letter of intent 
Fact Sheet 20: Reporting
Fact Sheet 22: Intervention logic and indicators
Fact Sheet 26: Intellectual property rights
Fact Sheet 27: Small-scale projects