Eligibility of companies

Which enterprises are eligible for the PolSEFF2 programme?

  • Your company must be an SME, as defined by the European Commission:
    • the number of your employees must not exceed 249; and
    • your company revenue does not exceed €50 million or your balance sheet does not exceed €43 million.
  • Your company must not be engaged in production, marketing, distribution (or similar activity) of tobacco products, hard liquor, alcohol (other than breweries, wineries and other companies manufacturing low/medium alcohol beverages), gambling, or arms.

If your company is part of a larger group of companies, you may need to include employee/revenue/balance sheet data from the entire group. For more details about the SME definition please refer to the SME User Guide, located under  http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/policies/sme/files/sme_definition/sme_user_guide_en.pdf

You can check whether your company meets the SME definition under the following link: