Call for proposals 2016 - Technical Assistance for the fight against EU fraud HERCULESIII-2016-ANTI-FRAUD-TA Closed!

Objectives

This call for proposals was adopted to invite national and regional administrations to submit applications for actions aimed at:

  1. The purchase and maintenance of investigation tools and methods, including specialised training to operate these tools;
  2. The purchase and maintenance of devices and animals to carry out inspections of containers, trucks, railway wagons and vehicles at the Union’s external borders to detect smuggled and counterfeited goods;
  3. The purchase, maintenance and interconnection of systems for the recognition of vehicle number plates (Automated Number Plate Recognition Systems – ANPRS) or container codes. Specialised training needed to operate these systems is included;
  4. The purchase of services to support Member States’ capacity to store and destroy seized cigarettes

Actions

The actions eligible for funding under this Call for Proposals are:

  1. the purchase and maintenance of investigation tools and methods, including specialised training needed to operate the investigation tools;
  2. the purchase and maintenance of devices (scanners) and animals to carry out inspections of containers, trucks, railway wagons and vehicles at the Union’s internal and external borders order to detect smuggled and counterfeited goods;
  3. the purchase, maintenance and interconnection of systems for the recognition of vehicle number plates (Automated Number Plate Recognition Systems — ANPRS) or container codes;
  4. the purchase of services to support Member States’ capacity to store and destroy seized cigarettes and tobacco.

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 8,80 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 09 June 2016 - 3 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call 2016 - Technical Assistance for the fight against EU fraud (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Public authorities (all)

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs

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