Call for proposals 2020 - Grants for cooperation between national authorities responsible for the enforcement of the consumer protection laws CONS-CPC-2020 Open!

Objectives

The purpose of this call for proposals is to support consumer protection cooperation (CPC) authorities and other relevant bodies and stakeholders

Actions

A wide range of activities are eligible to be supported by grants provided that they can be linked to the above priority. Such activities may include for instance (non-exhaustive list):

  • Implementation and exchange of best practices regarding minimum investigation and enforcement powers
  • Preparing and assisting authorities, other relevant bodies and other stakeholders for Regulation (EU) 2017/2394
  • Staff training
  • Creation of online interfaces and monitoring tools
  • Development of networking tools including workshops
  • Creation of surveillance, e-enforcement tools, e.g. to analyse market trends, terms and conditions or check compliance with mandatory information requirements
  • Other enforcement capacities, including purchase of equipment for product testing or carrying out activities to implement the ‘Framework for selecting and testing of food products to assess quality related characteristics’ or to build and gather evidence necessary to detect infringements.

European community funding

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

  • 0,50 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 10 June 2020 - in 13 days (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call for proposals (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

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

  • Non profit organisations

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 Health and Consumer Protection

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