Policy paper

2010 to 2015 government policy: European funds

Negotiating the European Union (EU) Common Strategic Framework for 2014 to 2020.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government



This policy paper shows the policy of the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government.

Find out about the current government’s policies.

Published 25 January 2013
Last updated 8 May 2015 + show all updates
  1. Policy document from the 2010 to 2015 government preserved in a different format for reference
  2. Arrangements for the whole of the UK were added.
  3. Link to The Smart Specialisation Strategy for England added.
  4. Information on 'Cohesion policy : balance of competences' added.
  5. The decisions on the allocations for ERDF and ESF are currently being reconsidered by the government.
  6. New section on allocations of ERDF and ESF 2014 to 2020 added.
  7. Updated to link to supplementary guidance for LEPs on European Structural and Investment Funds strategies.
  8. Link to written ministerial statement on ERDF and ESF allocations added.
  9. First published.