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The Regional Growth Fund State Aid Compliance Statement

The Regional Growth Fund "RGF" (which includes 'exceptional' RGF) is an aid scheme that operates under the General Block Exemption Regulation (Commission Regulation No 651/2014) "GBER" under the reference number SA.39273 (2014/X). The scheme covers all businesses and sectors permitted within GBER. All aid awarded under the scheme is made in full compliance with the applicable conditions contained in GBER. This includes the Chapter 1 'Common Provisions', the Chapter 2 'Monitoring' provisions and the specific conditions for the relevant category of aid laid down in Chapter III. Each award made under the scheme is also be subject to specific grant terms and conditions. The full GBER document and further State aid details can be found using this link to the European Commission's State Aid website: https://ec.europa.eu/competition/state_aid/legislation/block.html The UK's State aid guidance page can be found using this link the Gov.UK website: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/state-aid