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Consultation on the paper of the services of DG Competition containing draft guidelines on regional State aid for 2014-2020

Policy field

Competition: State aid

Target group

Public authorities, citizens, companies and organisations are welcome to contribute to this consultation. Contributions are particularly sought from the national authorities dealing with regional state aid rules.

Period of consultation

From 14.1.2013 to 11.3.2013

Objective of the consultation

The objective of the consultation is to gather stakeholders' opinions on the draft guidelines, which sets out how the Commission will apply the Article 107 (3) (a) and c) of the TFEU to consider compatible with the internal market any aid granted to promote the development of areas that are lagging behind. Received contributions will be published on this webpage. Submissions that are clearly marked "confidential" will be treated as such and not published. In that case please also provide a non-confidential version of your reply. It is important to read the privacy statement attached to this consultation for information on how your personal data and contribution will be dealt with. Please note that we cannot guarantee to take account of replies received after the deadline. We would appreciate obtaining documents in an electronic format.

View the consultation document

These are non-official translations. In case of doubt, the English version prevails.

Reference documents and other, related consultations

Contact details

Responsible service: DG Competition, Unit H1
E-mail address for replies:
Ref.: HT.3127 Public consultation regional aid

Postal address:
European Commission
Directorate-General for Competition
Ref.: HT.3127 Public consultation regional aid
State aid Registry
1049 Bruxelles/Brussel


Public authorities
  • Ålands landskapsregering da
  • Association of North East Councils en
  • Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council en
  • Convention of Local Scotish Authorities en
  • Devon County Council en
  • Dundee City Council en
  • East of England Brussels Office en
  • Essex County Council en
  • Festspielstadt Wunsiedel de
  • Gemeinde Drachselsried de
  • Gemeinde Hochstad de
  • Gemeinde Hohenau de
  • Gemeinde Kirchberg de
  • Gemeinde Mauth de
  • Gemeinde Roslau de
  • Gemeinderat Bischofsmais de
  • Generalitat de Cataluña es
  • Gobierno de las Illes Balears es
  • Gobierno Vasco es
  • Highland Council Scotland en
  • Junta de Andalucia es
  • Junta de Castilla y Leon es
  • Land Steiermark de
  • Landkreis Regen de
  • Landkreis Dingolfing-Landau de
  • Landkreis Hof de
  • Landkreis Uelzen de
  • Landratsamt Wunsiedel de
  • Liverpool City Council en
  • Local Government Association en
  • Markt Thiersheim de
  • Nordland City Council en
  • Oddzial Zarzadzania RPO pl
  • Orkney Islands Council en
  • Provincie Limburg nl
  • Sachsischer Landtag de
  • Sachsischer Landkreistag de
  • Salten Regional Council en
  • Sheffield City Region en
  • Shetland Islands Council en
  • South Tyneside Council en
  • Stadt Arzberg de
  • Stadt Freyung de
  • Stadt Hohenberg de
  • Stadt Waldkirchen de
  • Steirisches Vulkanland de
  • Tees Valley Unlimited en
  • Torbay Council en
  • Verwaltungsgemeinschaft Tröstau en
  • Wakefield Council en
  • Welsh Local Government Association en
  • Western Isles Council en
  • Westland of Scotland European Forum en
Registered organisations
  • AECM en
  • Association Française des Entreprises Privées fr
  • Bayerischer Handwerkstag de
  • Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie de
  • Bundesverband Oeffentlicher Banken Deutschlands de
  • Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise en
  • CRPM-CPMR fr
  • Deutscher Gewerkschaftsbund de
  • Deutscher Industrie und Handelskammertag de
  • EEF UK Steel en
  • Euromontana en
  • European Regional Aerodromes Community en
  • Handwerkskammer Dresden de
  • Handwerkskammer Niederbayern-Oberpfalz de
  • Highlands & Islands Enterprise en
  • Islands Commission en
  • Le Cercle de l'Industrie fr
  • L'Union Sociale pour l'Habitat fr
  • Salzgitter AG de
  • Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) en 
  • Tata Steel Europe en
  • ThyssenKrupp en
  • UEAPME en
  • Union des Aéroports Français fr
  • Virke - Federation of Norwegian Enterprises en
  • VSW de
  • WK Österreich de
  • Zentralverband des Deutschen Handwerks de
  • ZVEI – Zentralverband Elektrotechnik- und Elektronikindustrie de
Non-registered organisations
  • Association des Régions de France fr
  • CDU - Fraktion des Sachsisches Landtages de
  • Clayton & Segura en
  • Confederation of Industry of the Czech Republic cs
  • Conférences des Présidents des Régions Ultraphériques fr
  • Confindustria it
  • East of Scotland European Consortium en
  • Enel Group en
  • EUR-ACOM en
  • EU-Regional-Management de
  • Europa-Initiative Oberlausitz de
  • European Semiconductor Industry Association en
  • Federacciai en
  • Federation of Austrian Industries en
  • Furness Enterprise en
  • Globalfoundries en
  • Handwerkskammer für Oberfranken de
  • HKM Kunststoffverarbeitung de
  • Humber Local Enterprise Partnership en
  • IHK Niederbayern de
  • Irish Business and Employers Confederation en
  • KWF de
  • Lewiatan pl
  • Northern Sparsely Populated Areas en
  • ParaPack GmbH de
  • Plastic Concept de
  • Pracodawcy pl
  • Renault Nissan Alliance en
  • Sachsische Industrie und Handelskammern de
  • Scottish Enterprise en
  • European Competition Lawyers Forum en
  • SSL Machinenbau GmbH de
  • Stiftung fur das Sorbische Volk de
  • MEP Markus Ferber de

Result of the consultation and next steps

The new Guidelines on regional State aid for 2014-2020 were adopted on 28 June 2013.

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