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Micro-enterprises of primary care Support

The micro-enterprises measure of basic services ensures the basic provision of rural life and contributes to the maintenance and improvement of the quality of life in rural areas. At the same time, it strengthens economic development in rural areas. The measure is offered nationwide. In addition to cost-effectiveness assessments and impact assessments, investment projects on buildings and machinery are supported.

Funding can be provided:

  • Analyses, cost-effectiveness assessments, impact assessments
  • Local and basic services for daily needs (e.g. small retail service and supply centres)
  • Promotion of buildings and/or machinery at new companies,
  • Promotion of buildings and/or machinery of existing companies to expand the existing branch of operation
  • Promotion of buildings and/or machinery of existing companies for expansion into new branches (diversification)
  • mobility services.

The amount of the grant is

  • 35% for all applicants.
  • Funding rates may increase by 5 or 10 percentage points if the project implements objectives of an integrated rural development concept or a leader-based regional development concept.
  • The maximum funding is 200,000 euros.

Source: Serviceportal Niedersachsen (Portalverbund des Bundes und der Länder)

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