EU-RLs receive annual EU funding to fulfil their tasks and functions and cover their operational costs (Decision 2009/470/EC).
Every year the Commission approves their work programmes. Laboratories receive funding if they have completed their work programmes and supply the necessary information on time.
Regulation EU 926/2011 amended by EU Regulation 135/2013 - funding rules
Decision 2014/ 27/ EU - EU funding for 2014 to EU-RLs.
Decision 2013/ 155/ EU - EU funding for 2013 to EU-RLs
Work Programmes 2013
Decision 2011/ 889/ EU - EU funding for 2012 to EU-RLs
Work Programmes 2012
Decision 2010/736/EU - EU funding to certain EU-RLs in the feed and food control area
Decision 2010/735/EU - EU funding to certain EU-RLs in the area of animal health and live animals
Decision 2011/338/EU - EU funding from 01/04 – 31/12/2011 for EU-RL on bee health