The Official State Gazette (BOE) publishes in its edition of April 18, 2018, the deadline for submission of the application for the granting of subsidies under the regime of competitive competition for the creation of supra-autonomous operating groups . Its members must be at least two different autonomous communities. These groupings at most may consist of eight beneficiaries and eight subcontracted, belonging at least one of them to the sector of agriculture, livestock, forestry, or processing or marketing of agri-food or forest products.
In this first phase, the groups wishing to benefit from this assistance will have 20 calendar days to submit the application. This document must include each of the members that make up the operating group stating that they belong to it, that they request the funds and that they they commit to spend them jointly, in addition to identifying a representative of the group in front of the administration.
This subsidy will cover a maximum of € 100,000 per group, subsidizing the expenses that arise from the filing of the application until September 1, 2018.