Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

2019 CEF Transport MAP call

The 2019 CEF Transport MAP calls for proposals was published on 16 October 2019  with a total budget of €1.4 billion

The call is split into three call texts, depending on the budget (General or Cohesion) allocated for the priorities addressed by the multi-annual work programme (MAP) and the funding form. 

This page contains all the necessary information and documentation for applicants.

Indicative call timeline Date
Call publication 16 October 2019 
Deadline for submission 26 February 2020 
(17:00:00 Brussels time)
Evaluation of proposals February - June 2020 (indicative)
Consultation of the CEF Coordination Committee / Information to the European Parliament July 2020 (indicative)
Adoption of the Selection Decision July 2020 (indicative)
Preparation and signature of individual grant agreements As of July 2020 (indicative)

Work programme Last update
2019 CEF Transport Multi-Annual Work Programme - English version 16 October 2019 
2019 CEF Transport Multi-Annual Work Programme - French version 16 October 2019 
2019 CEF Transport Multi-Annual Work Programme - German version 16 October 2019 
2019 CEF Transport Multi-Annual Work Programme Annex I - English version only 16 October 2019 

Priorities (relevant sections of the work Programme) Indicative available funding Last update

Pre-identified projects on the Core Network

€500 million 

€610 million (Cohesion)

16 October 2019 
European Rail Traffic Management Systems (ERTMS): on-board deployment €50 million  16 October 2019 
Safe and secure infrastructure, including safe and secure parking on the road core network

€20 million 

€40 million (Cohesion)

16 October 2019 
Intelligent Transport Services for road (ITS) €20 million  16 October 2019 
Single European Sky - SESAR €20 million  16 October 2019 
Actions implementing transport infrastructure in nodes of the core network, including urban nodes (passengers transport) €110 million  16 October 2019 
Motorways of the Sea €30 million  16 October 2019 

Call for proposals Last update
2019 CEF Transport MAP call text - General  16 October 2019 
Corrigendum to the 2019 CEF Transport MAP call text - General (new) 20 November 2019
2019 CEF Transport MAP call text - Cohesion 16 October 2019
Corrigendum to the 2019 CEF Transport MAP call text - Cohesion (new) 20 November 2019
2019 CEF Transport MAP call text - ERTMS 16 October 2019

Application Forms Last update
Application Form Part A - TENtec eSubmission module 16 October 2019

Application Form Part A - Word template

This template is provided for information purposes only. Electronic submission using the TENtec eSubmission module is mandatory

16 October 2019
Application Form Part B - Administrative information 16 October 2019
Application Form Part C - Compliance with EU policy and law 16 October 2019
Application Form Part D - Technical and Financial information 16 October 2019
Financial capacity check 16 October 2019
CBA cash-flow template 16 October 2019

Guidance documents Last update
Guide for applicants 16 October 2019
GIS data submission user guide 16 October 2019
Application checklist 16 October 2019
Cost-Benefit Analysis checklist 16 October 2019
Cost-Benefit Analysis case study for Safe and secure parking 14 November 2019
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 19 November 2019

Background documents & useful information Last update
TEN-T Guidelines 16 October 2019
Extension of the TEN-T network to the neighbouring countries 16 October 2019
CEF Regulation 16 October 2019
EU Financial Regulation 16 October 2019
Commission Decision authorising the use of unit contributions to support ERTMS deployment 16 October 2019

Commission decision on the reimbursement of personnel costs of beneficiaries of CEF

Annex

16 October 2019
Model grant agreement (updated) 11 November 2019

Linguistic versions of the model grant agreement should be used for reference purposes only. Only the signed grant agreements should be considered legally binding

16 October 2019
Model SESAR Framework Partnership Agreement 16 October 2019
Privacy statement 16 October 2019
Cohesion policy CBA methodology 16 October 2019
CEF Transport contact points of Member States 16 October 2019