Article 1 this regulation lays down provisions on State aid
for activities that highlights the challenges facing the European
the Union and its Member States face in the future.
section 2 of the Authority of youth and civil society issues, try
questions about State aid under this regulation.
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The purpose of Government grant
3 § the purpose of Government grant is to provide support to various
stakeholders to stimulate a comprehensive debate on the EU's
future issues regarding
1. the economic crisis and ways to increase growth,
2. democracy, citizen participation and basic
3. The EU's global role and expansion, and
4. reform of the EU's working methods, institutions and treaties.
Conditions for State aid
section 4 of the Government subsidies may be provided subject to availability of funds.
5 § Government subsidies may be provided to non-profit associations
1. is independent and democratically structured,
2. operates without a profit for at least two years
prior to the grant application,
3. carries out activities aimed at awareness-raising
action or advocacy in Sweden, and
4. in its operations respects the democratic ideas, including
the principles of equality and non-discrimination.
Contributions may be submitted also to the foundations that are not Government
or local authority and meeting the requirements of the first subparagraph
6 § State aid shall not be granted to an association or
Foundation, which has liabilities of Swedish taxes or fees
of enforcement authority or which are in liquidation or
section 7 of the State subsidy may be granted only for operations aimed at
is to shed light on the EU's future issues from various starting points
1. develop and disseminate qualified reports, studies,
the debate or similar letters, or
2. organise seminars, conferences or similar events.
Activities referred to in the first subparagraph, which is focused on
develop policy options with regard to the challenges the EU
and its Member States face in the short and long term,
The grant may not be used for administrative expenses in
the Association's or Foundation's ordinary activities.
section 8 application for refund shall be made in writing. The application may
be transferred electronically to the Agency for youth and
civil society issues. Regulation (2014:77).
§ 9 the application shall include the
1. If the applicant is an organisation, the statutes of the applicant;
2. If the applicant is a Foundation, the applicant's
3. documents showing who may represent the
4. an annual report or other report of the
activities carried out by the applicant during the last
5. information on the activities that the application relates to and what
that is the goal of the activities,
6. a budget for the activities to which it relates, and
7. If the applicant is an association, an indication of the number of
The applicant is obliged, upon request by the authority for
Youth and civil society issues leave the other documents and
information which the Authority considers that the application should
able to be tried. Regulation (2014:77).
Decisions and payments
10 § Agency of youth and civil society issues may give
preference to applicants who are judged to have the best conditions
to meet the objective set out in section 3 and other
conditions for State aid under this regulation. At
the allocation of contributions to particular width when it comes to the
participants who receive contribution and a good distribution of the results
be taken into account. Regulation (2014:77).
section 11 in a decision to grant State aid shall state
for the business the premium is granted. The decision may be subject
with conditions. These should be indicated in the decision. In the decision, the
also indicate the date of an accounting under paragraph 13 of last will
be the authority for youth and civil society issues to
Handa. Regulation (2014:77).
section 12 of the State contribution is paid at one point. If the contribution
exceed five price base amounts according to Chapter 2. 6 and 7 § §
social insurance code, however, it may be paid in two
paragraph 13 of an association or foundation that has received
Government grants under this regulation is liable to to
Authority for youth and civil society issues leave a
financial accounting and statement in the thing of the business
carried out or have been carried out with the support of the premium at the time of the
date specified in the decision. Beneficiary shall
at the same time recognise the results that have been achieved and how
the results relate to the purpose for which the refund is
An auditor shall audit the accounts. The auditor's report on
the review shall be attached to the report. If the contribution has
received is at least five price base amounts according to Chapter 2.
6 and 7 of the social code, the auditor shall be
authorized or approved. Regulation (2014:77).
section 14 of an association or foundation that has received
the Government is obliged, upon request by the authority for
Youth and civil society issues leave it basis
the authority needs to review such a report as
referred to in section 13. Regulation (2014:77).
section 15 Authority for youth and civil society issues, in
its annual report state what that has a State grant
According to this regulation, as well as the amounts for which
purposes. Authority for youth and civil society issues must
In addition, in the annual report provide a summary statement
explanation of what contribution has been paid.
Refunds and chargebacks
16 § the recipient of State aid under this regulation are
repayment required if
1. the receiver by providing incorrect information or
otherwise has caused that the grant has been submitted incorrectly
or with excessive amounts,
2. the grant of any other reasons have been given incorrectly, or
with the high amount and the recipient should have known this,
3. the refund entirely or partially unused or not
has been used for the purpose for which it has been granted,
4. the recipient does not submit such a report referred to in
section 13, or
5. the recipient did not comply with the terms of the decision on the contribution.
section 17, if a beneficiary is required to repay pursuant to the
section 16, the public authority for youth and civil society issues
decide to fully or partially recover the State contribution. If
There are special reasons, the Authority for youth and
civil society issues, decide to waive recovery in whole or
partially. Regulation (2014:77).
section 18 of the Youth Authority and civil society issues
provide for the enforcement of this regulation.
section 19 of the Decision pursuant to this Regulation may not be appealed.