Subsidies

Summer subsidy news

In July, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MIT) informed about the early termination of the receipt of applications to participate in Call I of the Energy Savings programme. The expected Infrastructure Services call designed to support the…

Capping energy prices: what not to forget in July

Another deadline for the evaluation and submission of reports on the assessment of excess financial benefits for the entire half of 2023 for large enterprises is approaching. The report for the January to June period must be submitted by 31 July…

Capping energy prices: tips and experience

Large enterprises with capped energy prices have completed their first evaluations and submitted their reports on the assessment of financial benefits. We summarise our experience with the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Agenda Information System …

Capping energy prices for large enterprises in April: another amendment and first…

With effect from 1 April 2023, the fourth amendment to the government decree on the determination of electricity and gas prices in an extraordinary market situation and on the determination of the related maximum permissible customer's financial…

Support research and development with subsidies under TREND programme

The Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (TA CR) has announced the preliminary parameters of the call to participate in the TREND programme to support industrial research and experimental development. This is the 10th call for proposals, this…

Draft amendment to Investment Incentives Act to be discussed by government

In March, the government will discuss the long-prepared and debated amendment to the Investment Incentives Act including the relevant decree. We consider the main reasons for the upcoming change to be the poorly set up process of approving…

Tips on how to prepare for aid inspections

Have you applied for subsidies under the OP EIC or are you now planning to apply for support under OP TAC? You may then be subject to an inspection of compliance with the subsidy conditions by one or more public institutions. The Ministry of…

Capped energy prices: amendment to government decree with new obligations

An amendment to Government Decree No. 298/2022 Coll., on the determination of electricity and gas prices in an extraordinary market situation, came into effect on 4 February 2023. The amended decree sets out rules on the amount of public aid that…

Companies can get support for employee education and training

The Operational Programme Employment+ has announced a call for employers who want to support their employees in education and training so that workers may adapt their skills to changes or a more suitable working environment. Enterprises based in…

New subsidy programmes in 2023

The new year offers new opportunities for subsidy support: several calls and public tenders target projects focused on research and development, energy savings, construction of photovoltaic power plants, and applied research in transport.

Horizon Europe programme for innovation development in enterprises

Horizon Europe is the research and innovation framework programme running from 2021 to 2027. It is the most important instrument for supporting research and innovation in Europe and worldwide. Successful projects will be entitled to the…