In this section you will find information about Interreg Europe in your country - who to contact for programme information, which organisations are responsible for Structural Funds, if there are any information seminars happening, what system of first level control is set up in your country and any other information specific to your location.

National point of contact

If you need basic information about the programme, if you have any questions on how the programme rules are interpreted in your country, if you want to check whether your organisation is eligible for funding, or if you want to know if there are any information events organised, then get in touch with your point of contact.

Region Västerbotten
Box 443
S-901 09  Umeå

Phone: + 46 703255717 
E-mail: fredrik.gunnarsson@regionvasterbotten.se 

Maria Eriksson
Ministry for Enterprise and Innovation, Division for Cohesion Policy and European Development Fund
Mäster Samuelsgatan 70
10333 Stockholm

Phone: + 46 8405 1363
Fax: +46 8203127
E-mail: maria.m.eriksson@gov.se

Bodies responsible for Structural Funds programmes

You can find here the lists of the managing authorities and/or intermediate bodies of Investment for Growth and Jobs programmes and European Territorial Cooperation programmes. If policies under these programmes are addressed by a project, we would expect the relevant organisation to be partner. If they are not partners, the relevant organisation must sign the letter of support submitted with the project application.

National events

Details of any events organised in your country are published here. The national point of contact is responsible for the organisation and registration for national events.

National information day on Interreg Europe is an event for potential applicants. It is an opportunity to gain a deeper insight into the features of the new interregional cooperation programme. The event also offers inspiring examples of INTERREG IVC projects and their achievements.

20 March 2015StockholmAgendaWebstream & Presentations

First level control information

This section provides information on the system set up for first level control in your country. Any costs associated with this control are indicated so they can be planned for in any project budget.

The system

Sweden has opted for a centralised first level control system. Expenditure of Swedish project partners will thus have to be checked and confirmed by the following body:

Tillväxtverket / The Swedish Agency for Economic and regional Growth
Internationell regionsamverkan / International interaction region
Box 3034, SE 83103, Ostersund, Sweden

Contact person:

Tommy Anjevall
Head of Unit
Phone: + 46 8 6819616
E-mail: tommy.anjevall@tillvaxtverket.se

The costs

The above-mentioned body will perform the first level control free of charge to Swedish project partners. 

On-the-spot checks

The first level control body will organise on-the-spot-checks on a sample basis using a risk-based approach.


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As of 31 December 2015, this website is no longer updated. Follow news on interregional cooperation at www.interregeurope.eu