JUSTICE - Call for proposals for action grants to promote judicial cooperation in civil and criminal matters

Deadline :
April 18, 2024 5:00 PM

Brussels time

Project Duration:
12 and 24 months
Funding available:
EUR 5 800 000
Partners required:

Funding programme

The Justice programme is the EU’s funding programme to support judicial cooperation in civil and criminal matters.

Call overview

This call aims to facilitate and support judicial cooperation in civil and criminal matters.

Call detail

The call for proposals' objectives are to facilitate and support judicial cooperation in civil and criminal matters, and promote the rule of law, independence and impartiality of the judiciary, including by supporting the efforts to improve the effectiveness of national justice systems, and the effective enforcement of decisions.

There are four priorities for 2024:

     
  1. Judicial cooperation in civil matters
  2. Judicial cooperation in criminal matters
  3. Support to the Member States for the setting up and strengthening of national networks active in the area of judicial cooperation in civil and criminal matters
  4. Support to the Member States for the linking and exchange of their biometric data with the ECRIS-TCN central system

Read more about the four priorities in the call document.

Eligibility

In order to be eligible, the applicants (beneficiaries and affiliated entities) must:

− be legal entities (public or private bodies)

− be established in one of the eligible countries, i.e.:

  • EU Member States (including overseas countries and territories (OCTs), excluding Denmark)
  • non-EU countries: countries associated to the Justice Programme or countries which are in ongoing negotiations for an association agreement and where the agreement enters into force before grant signature (list of participating countries)

Consortium composition

For priorities 1 and 2, proposals must be submitted by a consortium complying with the following conditions:

  • The applications must involve minimum 2 entities (beneficiaries, not affiliated entities) from 2 different eligible countries.
  • The consortium must include at least one public body, private non-profit organisation or international organisation as beneficiary (not as affiliated entity).

For priority 3, proposals by single applicants are also allowed.

For priority 4, proposals by single applicants are also allowed.

Budget

The available call budget is EUR 5 800 000.

Apply now

Deadline :
April 18, 2024 5:00 PM

Brussels time

Project Duration:
12 and 24 months
Funding available:
EUR 5 800 000
Partners required: