Scope and purpose
paragraph 1 of this regulation are regulations on State aid
to legal persons in their activities
providing such meaningful employment referred to
in Chapter 5. the second subparagraph of paragraph 7 the Social Service Act (2001:453)
to persons who due to a mental
disabilities face considerable difficulties in their
way of life and not for work
The objectives of the Government grant is to strengthen and supplement the
the efforts of municipalities and county councils to give people
with a mental disability
1. a variety of meaningful employment,
2. increased freedom of choice by the selection of
employment sites locally extended and broadened,
3. an employment which is specially adapted to the
individual's conditions and that strengthens his or
her ability to live independently, and
4. to return to the regular
the labour market. Regulation (2011:950).
Conditions for State aid
section 2 of the Contributions may be made to the legal persons
1. conducts an activity that is based on a set of values that
underlines the right to influence and participation in
community life for people with mental
2. carrying out an activity referred to in article 1, first
3. for at least one year before the premium years applied for
has engaged in such activities as set out in article 1, first
4. have a business that is specially designed for people
with mental disabilities and carried out near the
people who participate in employment.
paragraph 3 of the Contribution must not be left to the legal entities that have
liabilities for Swedish taxes or fees in
Enforcement authority or which are in liquidation or
section 4 of the grants may not be provided to legal entities whose
activities under the control of a municipality, a County
or a government agency.
The shape of the State contribution
paragraph 5 of the State's contribution is an operational grant and constitutes a
replacement for the bidragsberättigades operating expenses
When they organize meaningful employment
for people with mental disabilities.
section 6 of the application for funding must be submitted to the
The National Board at the latest at the time that the Board of Directors
section 7 of the application shall be made in writing on a form
The National Board of health and welfare.
Application must be signed by an authorized
representatives of the applicant for the grant and shall in
application certified that the information given there is real.
section 8 applicants for funding must describe in the application
how each of the objectives set out in paragraph 1, second subparagraph
to be achieved with the help of the signs applied for grant funds.
An applicant, beyond what is apparent from the first subparagraph of
request, the National Board of the documents and information
the Board needs to be able to examine the application.
section 9 If the person applying for grants under this regulation
does not provide the documents or information arising out of 7
or section 8, the applicant shall be given the opportunity within certain time
complete the application. If the applicant does not comply with a request
to supplement the application, it may be examined as
Determining authority, etc.
section 10 of the National Board decides in cases of grants under
section 11 of the Contribution is paid for a premium years in broadcasting, subject
availability of funds. A premium years covers a calendar year.
Decision on the contribution made by only one point each
section 12 of the assessment of an application for funding must be made with
based on the applicant's ability to meet the objectives
given in paragraph 1, second subparagraph.
If the applicant for a grant has provided accounting under
section 14 for past donations, the assessment of
grant also made with regard to what is stated
of the financial statements. Regulation (2011:950).
13 § National Board decides in each case whether the
conditions for the grant.
The conditions under which a contribution shall be
the grant decision. Regulation (2011:950).
section 14 of The beneficiaries are required to by 1 March
the year after the year in which the grant has been paid,
submit a report to the National Board. General Ledger
1. a financial accounting,
2. Description of what resources were used to, and
3. the results obtained and how they relate
the cases for the contribution.
section 15 a beneficiary is obliged, upon request of
Welfare leave the evidence which the Board need
to review the report.
section 16 of the National Board of health shall, by 31 May of each year leave
a comprehensive financial statement to the Government. By
report shall state
1. who has a contribution,
2. the amount of contributions paid to each
3. What are the conditions that applied in respect of each of
4. number of seats that each beneficiary
5. examples of the types of employment that
is provided and on activities that are deemed to work
particularly well, and
6. a summary of the State grant
use in relation to the objectives set out in article 1, other
The National Board of health shall, every two years, starting in 2011, at
the same time also provide Government an assessment of
Government grant effects in relation to the objectives
given in paragraph 1, second subparagraph. Regulation (2011:950).
section 17 of the contributions shall be paid in advance by a quarter
Refunds and chargebacks
18 § a beneficiary is obliged to refund if
1. the receiver by providing incorrect information or
otherwise have caused that contributions have been made 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 fully or partly not used or
has not been used for the purpose for which it has been granted,
4. the recipient has not provided such accounts or
such supporting evidence referred to in paragraphs 14 and 15, or
5. the terms of the decision on the contribution has not been followed.
19(8) If a beneficiary is required to repay pursuant to the
section 18 of the National Board of health shall decide to fully or partially
claim back the premium. If there are special reasons,
The National Board may waive requirements for the repayment in full or in
section 20 of the Board's decision under this regulation,
not subject to appeal.
1. This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 January 2009.
2. A legal person that has been granted refunds for
grant year 2009 should, instead of as specified in section 14,
leave their recognition of this contribution to National Board
by 1 March 2011.
3. The Board's accounting of the contribution granted
for the grant year 2009 should, instead of as specified in
section 16 of the first subparagraph, shall be submitted to the Government by 31 May
4. for the payment of a contribution is granted for the
grant year 2009 should, instead of as specified in section 17,
the entire premium is paid at the same time.
This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 January 2011.
Older regulations still apply to contributions that have
granted prior to the entry into force.