Overall budget

The budget for the Single Market Programme between 2021 to 2027 is €4.2 billion.

In addition, €2 billion allocated under the InvestEU Fund, in particular through its 'Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Window', will significantly contribute to the objectives of programme.

Breakdown of the budget by objective

Budget breakdown for the Single Market Programme

  • 5% for consumer protection
  • 5% for standardisation activities
  • 13% for high quality European statistics
  • 13% for activities to strengthen the single market
  • 24% for the competitiveness of businesses, especially SMEs
  • 40% for a safe, sustainable food chain