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Preparatory support can cover the following costs (Article 35.1 (a) of the CPR)

Preparatory support can cover the following costs (Article 35.1 (a) of the CPR):

(i) training actions for local stakeholders;

(ii) studies of the area concerned;

(iii) costs related to the design of the community-led local development strategy, including consultancy costs and costs for actions related to consultations of stakeholders for the purposes of preparing the strategy;

(iv) administrative costs (operating and personnel costs) of an organisation that applies for preparatory support during the preparation phase[1];

(v) support for small pilot projects.


[1] The 25% restriction on running costs and animation does not apply to costs incurred under preparatory support.