The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has approved a Procedure for providing compensation for the costs of connection to engineering and transport networks to initiators, management companies and participants of industrial parks. The relevant decision was adopted by the Government on January 3, 2023.
According to the Procedure adopted by the Government, in order to receive compensation, initiators, management companies or participants of industrial parks must submit an application to the Ministry of Economy of Ukraine.
The applications will be considered by the permanent interagency Commission for the preparation of recommendations on state incentives for industrial parks. Based on the Commission’s recommendations on granting or refusing to grant compensation, the Ministry of Economy will adopt the relevant orders and publish on its website information on the amount of compensation with a breakdown by applicants. It will also publish lists of applicants who have been denied compensation in the current year and the grounds for the denial.
According to the Procedure, up to 100% of the applicant’s costs (excluding VAT) related to connection to engineering and transport networks are subject to compensation:
The total amount of compensation from all sources may not exceed 100% of the applicant’s costs. Currently, the Register of Industrial Parks includes 60 industrial sites. Of these, 9 are new parks registered in 2022.