Support for economic start-ups in rural areas (when a benefit is paid for the implementation of a business plan) | National Paying Agency | Support for agriculture and rural development
National Paying Agency under the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Lithuania

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Support for economic start-ups in rural areas (when a benefit is paid for the implementation of a business plan)

QUESTION: If a small partnership applies for support under the measure “Support for economic start-ups in rural areas” and wants to get additional points for a declared place of residence, whose data will be evaluated in case of a small partnership?
 
ANSWER: Please be informed that in case of a small partnership, Director of the small partnership shall be evaluated and awarded additional points.
                                                                                                    
 
QUESTION: Do commercial offers have to be submitted along with an application to justify the value of investment under the measure “Support for economic start-ups in rural areas”?
 
ANSWER: The rules of the implementation of the measure “Support for economic start-ups in rural areas” do not provide for a requirement to submit commercial offers along with an application to justify the value of planned investment.
 
 
QUESTION 3: Can a natural person applying for support under the measure “Support for economic start-ups in rural areas” create a job for himself during the implementation of the business plan?
 
ANSWER: The applicant (a natural person) can create a job for himself during the implementation of the business plan, if he obtains a business certificate or an individual activity certificate for engaging in the activity after the day of submission of a support application before the end of the implementation of the business plan.
 
 
QUESTION: Is it possible having received support and started conducting activities under one legal form to switch to another? For example, if support was received for activity conducted under a business certificate or an individual activity certificate, but later a decision was made to do business by establishing a small partnership or another legal entity.
 
ANSWER: Please be informed that the beneficiary cannot change his status after submitting an application. If he applied as a natural person, he will have to maintain this status throughout the control period.
 
 
QUESTION: Can a natural person having a job at a company apply for support under the measure “Support for economic start-ups in rural areas”?
 
ANSWER: In such a case, a natural person may apply for support under the measure if he obtains a business certificate or an individual activity certificate for conducting activity during the implementation of the business plan, until the end of its implementation.
 
Last updated: 2020-07-30 11:05