Funding

Public funding sources

The Programme funds come from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), the European Neighbourhood Instrument (ENI) and Norwegian national funding. Project partners co-finance activities with their own resources.

Total funds available at the Programme start:

  • European Regional Development Fund (ERDF): EUR 263.8 million 
  • European Neighbourhood Instrument (ENI): EUR 8.8 million (subject to signing of the Financing agreement)
  • Russian national funding: EUR 4.4 million 
  • Norwegian national funding: EUR 6.0 million

Co-financing rates

For priorities 1-3 (capacity for innovation, efficient management of natural resources and sustainable transport) the programme co-funds:

  • up to 75% of costs generated by partners from Denmark, Germany, Sweden and Finland
  • up to 85% for partners from Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland and Russia
  • up to 50% for partners from Norway (from Norwegian national funding)
  • up to 75% for countries outside the Union part of the Programme area
Map of co-financing rates in the different countries of the Interreg Baltic Sea Region Programme area.
Map of co-financing rates in the different countries of the Interreg Baltic Sea Region Programme area. The map displays the EU Member States bordering the Baltic Sea plus Norway, Belarus adn part of Russia.