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Legal and financial questions about Horizon 2020

From application to final accounting: legal and financial questions arise throughout an EU project. Familiarising yourself with the relevant regulations is essential for the smooth running of a research project.


Information on cancellation costs and coronavirus

Based on the present situation, that many events, meetings etc. have to be cancelled due to the spreading of the coronavirus, the question how to handle cancellation costs came up.
Please find the information from the European Commission here.


For basic advice on legal and financial questions, please contact your thematic NCP or the grant service unit of your university or these contact persons of your not university related research organisation.
For specific legal and financial questions, please contact the legal & financial team of the FFG’s European and Internationale Programmes (see at the bottom). We will show you the way through the maze of rules and regulations, by phone, email or in a personal or virtual meeting.
By using the four buttons below, you will be forwarded to thematic pages dealing with the legal and financial aspects of the respective project phase:

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Our services
concerning legal and financial topics in Horizon 2020:


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Mag. Martin Baumgartner
Mag. Martin Baumgartner
National Contact Point: Legal and financial matters
T +43 5 7755 4008
Mag. Tamara-Katharina Mitiska
Mag. Tamara-Katharina Mitiska
Expert: Legal and financial matters
T +43 5 7755 4009
Robert Worel
Robert Worel
T +43 5 7755 4611