Albanian farmers will receive grants under the European Union’s Instrument for Pre-accession Assistance for Rural Development (IPARD II) worth of EUR 97 million co-financed by the Albanian government and the EU.

The IPARD II programme will start this November and the grant of 97 million euros will be injected to support investment projects in the country’s rural areas and give a fresh impetus to agriculture and rural development in Albania.

Guideline & Annex for applicants

GUIDELINE FOR APPLICANTS 3 MEASURES IPARD II – Narrative English

Annex 1.1 Application Form for Measure 1 Investments in Agricultural Holdings

Annex 1.2 Application Form for Measure 3 Investments in Processing and Marketing of Agricultural Products Word format

Annex 1.3 Application Form for Measure 7 Farm Diversification

Annex 2.1 Business Plan. Part 1 Narrative Part

Annex 2.2 Business Plan. Part 2 Financial Tables

Annex 2.3 Instructions for the Preparation of the Business Plan

Annex 3.1 Technical Project Proposal. Part 1 Narrative Part

Annex 3.2 Technical Project Proposal. Part 2 Financial Tables

Annex 3.3 Instructions for the Preparation of the Technical Project Proposal

Annex 4.1 Claim for Payment for Measure 1

Annex 4.2 Claim for Payment for Measure 3

Annex 4.3 Claim for Payment for Measure 7

Annex 5 Grounds for Exclusion

Annex 6 LEE

Annex 7 List of Local Government Units

Annex 8 Eligible fruits and vegetables

Annex 9 List of Eligible Countries of Origin

Annex 10 Agriculture products according to Annex I of the ECTreaty

Annex 11 Grant Contract Format