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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.


Latest FAQs on Covid-19

Please find the most frequent FAQs (short-time work, covid-tests, cancellation costs) as well as further answers from the European Commission in the context of the coronavirus on our special thematic page "Latest FAQs on Covid-19 in Horizon 2020 projects".


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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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