Public call for raising the quality of accommodation service providers from the area of ​​Vukovar-Srijem County has been opened

Equipping accommodation facilities and their accompanying contents.

Author  HrTurizam Promo

14. June 2024.

The Tourist Board of Vukovar-Srijem County in cooperation with Vukovar-Srijem County has announced a public call for raising the quality of accommodation service providers in Vukovar-Srijem County for the year 2024.

The aim of this call is to improve the categorization of accommodation facilities, raise the level of services and the diversity of the tourist offer in the county.

The subject of the Public Call is the allocation of non-reimbursable financial resources of the Tourist Board of Vukovar-Srijem County for the co-financing of tourist projects with the aim of improving and developing tourism in the area of ​​Vukovar-Srijem County, which contribute to increasing the number of tourist arrivals and overnight stays, improving the quality of tourist services and content, and developing tourism offers with greater added value that will enable higher average consumption by tourists, activation of unused tourist resources and creation of new motives for tourist arrivals, construction, renovation and improvement of the quality of accommodation facilities and additional tourist facilities, creation of a recognizable image of tourism in Vukovar-Srijem County, raising awareness of the importance tourism for economic recovery.

The total planned value of the Public Call in 2024 is EUR 85.000,00. The maximum amount of support that can be awarded to an individual user amounts to up to 50% of total NET eligible costs, up to 5.000,00 euros at most. Value added tax and all other fees regulated by law are considered an unacceptable cost.

Support funds will be approved for the following activities, i.e. eligible financing costs are: renovation, reconstruction and equipping of existing accommodation facilities, and their accompanying contents with the aim of raising quality and standards (interior - exclusively interior decoration), the cost of investing in renewable energy sources (solar panels, heat pumps, etc.), arrangement and construction of additional facilities - swimming pools (minimum water surface area 30m2 for external and minimum water floor plan areas of 20 m2 for indoor swimming pools inside solid buildings), saunas, jacuzzis, additional facilities next to swimming pools, sports, recreational and entertainment facilities, areas for thematic and entertainment events, playrooms and facilities for children, etc., renovation and equipping of campsites, campsites and campsites , the cost of horticultural landscaping, i.e. minor construction and earthworks - up to 30% of the total value of the reported project, arranging and equipping children's playgrounds, and pedestrian and educational paths on one's own property, creating a lookout, observation deck, climbing wall, zip line, etc.

The public call is open until July 5, 2024, that is, until the funds planned for that purpose are spent. Received applications are processed, and a decision is made on them in the order of receipt at the post office. Applications received after spending the planned funds and incomplete applications will not be considered.

Legal and natural persons may apply for support in accordance with the Act on Catering Activities (Official Gazette 85/15, 121/19) from the area of ​​Vukovar-Srijem County, namely:

  • Hotels (Rule on Classification, Categorization and Special Standards of Hospitality Facilities from the Hotels Group (Official Gazette 56/16)),
  • Camps (Regulations on classification and categorization of catering facilities from the Camps group (Official Gazette 54/16)),
  • Other catering facilities for accommodation: (Regulations on the classification and categorization of catering facilities from the group of other catering facilities for accommodation (NN 54/16; NN 69/17) – room, apartment, studio apartment, vacation house, overnight stay, resort for children, hostel, mountain lodge, hunting lodge, student dormitory, facility for Robinson accommodation), Ordinance on the classification and categorization of facilities in which catering services are provided in the household (Official Gazette 9/16; Official Gazette 54/16; Official Gazette 61/16; Official Gazette 69/ 17) - room, apartment, studio apartment, vacation house, camp, campsite), Ordinance on the classification and categorization of facilities where catering services are provided on family farms (Official Gazette 54/16; Official Gazette 69/17) - wineries/ tasting room, picnic area, room, apartment, rural holiday home, camp, camp rest area).

The public invitation forms are published on the official website 

Author  HrTurizam Promo

14. June 2024.