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Handbook for decision makers - The broadband State aid rules explained

The European Commission publishes new guidance to help public authorities and operators invest in broadband.

The handbook is useful for all stakeholders investing in broadband or looking at co-funding projects with EU structural and investment funds (ESIF). The handbook explains how to design a good project from the start and whom to contact at regional and EU level to obtain funding and advice. It also outlines the minimum conditions for state aid approval.

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The Broadband State Aid rules explained
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