Intermediate body OPT

The Intermediate Body for implementation of selected priority axes or its parts will be the State Fund of Transport Infrastructure (SFTI) with some competencies delegated to it by the Ministry of Transport. 

The Intermediate Body of OP Transport will carry out the following basic tasks for selected priority axes or its parts: 

a) Fulfil the role of the programme body taking care of OP Transport funds reimbursement;
b) Conclude contracts on project financing with the Beneficiaries;
c) Reimburse national public co-financing of projects;
d) Pre-finance OP Transport funds to the Beneficiaries. 

Detailed extent of delegated activities to the Intermediate Body will be defined in an Agreement on delegation of certain competencies of the Managing Authority concluded between the Ministry of Transport and the State Fund of Transport Infrastructure, and also in the Manual of operating procedures.

[PDF] -> AGREEMENT ON DELEGATING CERTAIN POWERS AND ACTIVITIES OF THE TRANSPORT OPERATIONAL PROGRAMME'S MANAGING BODY TO INTERMEDIARY SUBJECT OP TRANSPORT