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State aid


Current rules in force

Compilation of State aid rules - Download legislation in PDF : de en fr
Treaty Provisions on State aid
Rules on Procedure
Forms for Notifications and Reporting
Guidance on the notion of State aid
Block Exemption Regulations
Temporary rules in response to the crisis
Horizontal rules
Sector-specific rules
Specific aid instruments
Reference/discount rates and recovery interest rates
Transparency of public undertakings
Services of General Economic Interest (SGEI)
Rules applicable to State aid in transport sector
Rules applicable to State aid in coal sector
Evaluation of State aid rules for health and social services of general economic interest (SGEI) and of the SGEI de minimis Regulation

Fitness Check of the 2012 State aid modernisation package, railways guidelines and short-term export credit insurance

Revision of the State aid Guidelines in the context of the amended EU Emissions Trading Scheme

The State aid modernisation (SAM) and its implementation