Connecting Europe Facility-Transport

graph_coverpage_highres.pngThe Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) for Transport  is a funding instrument that supports projects aimed at building new transport infrastructure in Europe or rehabilitating and​​ upgrading the existing one. It supports cr​oss-border projects and projects aimed at removing bottlenecks or bridging missing links in various sections of the Core and Comprehensive network. Other priorities such as traffic management systems, innovation in transport systems, reduction of environmental impact in transport, enhancing energy efficiency and increasing safety are also being supported. 
Further information on the Connecting Europe Facility- Transport may be found on the Innovative and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) website:
Member State Approval 
It is to be noted that all project submissions require EU Member State approval. (Application Form Part A – A2.3). In the case of Malta, the signatory is the Permanent Secretary for the Ministry for Transport and Infrastructure.
The full and complete application form is to be submitted to the Ministry for Transport and Infrastructure (MTI) no later than 3 weeks prior to the deadline of submission of the projects to INEA.
The MTI may request further clarifications and/or request meetings with the project applicant. 
NB: The Ministry for Transport and Infrastructure may refuse to provide Member State approval if the application form is not fully provided and completed on time. 

2018 CEF Transport call for proposals


The 2018 CE​F Transport call for proposals opened on 17 May 2018. This call has an indicative budget of €450 million and covers funding objectives and priorities supporting the policy orientations of the 3rd Clean Mobility Package. The financial assistance will focus on cross-cutting objectives of transport digitalisation, road safety and multimodality.


This call is part of a set of coordinated calls covering the CEF Transport, CEF Telecom and CEF Energy sectors aiming to exploit synergies between these three sectors related to the aspect of digitalisation with a view to foster the development and implementation of coherent digital infrastructure and solutions across the various networks.


Deadline for submission of applications is 24 October 2018.


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