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The scope of the
1 § Support pursuant to this Regulation shall, subject to availability of
medium, provided to contractors and building owners for
the cost of diesel fuel has been consumed by harvesters
and forwarders for reprocessing and skidding into the path of
brandskadat wood from the area of Västmanland County, which
burned in the summer of 2014.
With processing under this regulation to the timber harvested
and satisfied to the intended range.
General terms and conditions
section 2 of the aid under this Regulation may only be made according to
Commission Regulation (EU) No 1407/2013 of 18 december
2013 on the application of articles 107 and 108 of the Treaty
on the functioning of the European Union on de minimis aid
3 § Before aid is granted to the applicant company leave
full information about other de minimis aid
It received during the previous three years.
section 4 of the aid must not be granted until the Swedish forest Agency has
Verify that this does not cause the total amount of
de minimis aid as the company may in the current
the three-year period exceed the ceiling per enterprise set out
Commission Regulation (EU) No 1407/2013.
Forest Board shall ensure that the requirements of article 1(2) of
Commission Regulation (EU) 1407/2013 are met before
aid shall be paid to a company which is active in several
sectors or engages in several activities.
In the context of a de minimis aid is granted to
the company informed that the aid is in the nature of support of
less importance pursuant to Commission Regulation (EU) no
5 § Forest Board shall keep a register of the aid
provided pursuant to this regulation. The register shall contain the
information needed for it to be possible to
establish that the conditions for the aid referred to in the Commission's
Regulation (EU) No 1407/2013 are met.
The information contained in the register shall be kept for 10 years from the date of
the aid was paid out.
section 6 of the Support are not with less than $ 100 per
Support for diesel fuel
section 7 of the aid must be provided with a lump sum of not more than 3 dollars
per cubic meter of wood fixed dimensions in bark (m3 fub) that has
been completed. Support may also be provided with a flat rate if
a maximum of 3 kronor per cubic meter of wood fixed dimensions in bark (m3
Fub) for timber which has terrain transported to the road.
Application and decision
section 8 questions about aid under this regulation be reviewed by
The Swedish forest Agency.
section 9 an application for aid shall be notified to the National Board of forestry
no later than 1 november 2016.
An application for assistance shall be made in writing on a form
established by the National Board of forestry. The applicant must provide the information
and supporting evidence that the Swedish forest agency needs to be able to
test the application for support.
Refunds and chargebacks
section 10 a beneficiary is obliged to refund if
1. the receiver by providing incorrect information or
any other way has caused that the aid has been granted
improperly or with excessive amounts, or
2. the support of any other reasons have been given incorrectly or with
for high amount and the recipient should have known this.
section 11 if a beneficiary is obliged to refund under 10
§, the Swedish forest agency decide to require
back support. If there are special reasons, may
The Swedish forest agency decide to reduce the demand for repayment
in whole or in part.
section 12 of A recovery order under section 11 shall be taken within ten
years from the date on which the aid was paid out.
On the amount recovered will interest be applied, in accordance with the interest Act
If there are special reasons, the Swedish forest agency decide to
put down the interest the claim in whole or in part.
13 § Forestry Board's decision pursuant to this Regulation shall not
section 14 of the Swedish forest agency may provide for
the implementation of this regulation.
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