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Observation letters on CAP strategic plans

The European Commission has delivered observation letters on the draft CAP strategic plans submitted by EU countries.

Background

EU countries have been receiving observation letters from the Commission assessing their proposed CAP strategic plans. These letters examine how the EU countries identified their needs, the underlying evidence they used, the interventions they intend to implement and the targets they have set. 

The observation letters are an interim step in the Commission's overall assessment and approval process for the CAP strategic plans. Each EU country is now expected to address the observations made and submit a revised version of the plans. In the meantime, each country has been given the opportunity to comment on their observation letter.

The observation letters are published as they were sent to each EU country. Certain EU countries may have agreed to receive their observation letter in English only.

Additionally, comments from EU countries are published as they were received, unless the EU country objected to their publication. As such, comments from certain countries may be available in that country's official language only. 

Further observation letters and comments from EU countries will be published as they become available.

Documents

Belgium

Commission observation letter on Belgium's CAP strategic plan – Flanders
English
(681.5 KB - PDF)
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Flanders' comments on Commission observation letter
English
(142.83 KB - PDF)
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Commission observation letter on Belgium's CAP strategic plan – Wallonia
English
(134.8 KB - PDF)
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Commission observation letter on Belgium's CAP strategic plan – Wallonia – annex
English
(614.32 KB - PDF)
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Wallonia's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(347.57 KB - PDF)
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Bulgaria

Commission observation letter on Bulgaria's CAP strategic plan
English
(135.56 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Commission observation letter on Bulgaria's CAP strategic plan – annex
English
(895.53 KB - PDF)
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Bulgaria's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(152.01 KB - PDF)
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Czech Republic

Commission observation letter on Czechia's CAP strategic plan
English
(583.79 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Czechia's comments on Commission observation letter
Czech
(218.51 KB - PDF)
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Germany

Commission observation letter on Germany's CAP strategic plan
English
(132.99 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Commission observation letter on Germany's CAP strategic plan – annex
English
(669.42 KB - PDF)
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German's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(2.62 MB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Denmark

Commission observation letter on Denmark's CAP strategic plan
English
(525.73 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Denmark's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(189 KB - PDF)
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Estonia

Commission observation letter on Estonia's CAP strategic plan
English
(719.11 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Estonia's comments on Commission observation letter
Estonian
(222.58 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Ireland

Commission observation letter on Ireland's CAP strategic plan
English
(490.93 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Ireland's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(1.4 MB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Spain

Commission observation letter on Spain's CAP strategic plan
English
(800.67 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Spain's comments on Commission observation letter – 1
Spanish
(295.27 KB - PDF)
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Spain's comments on Commission observation letter – 2
Spanish
(445.42 KB - PDF)
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Greece

Commission observation letter on Greece's CAP strategic plan
English
(729.09 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Greece's comments on Commission observation letter
Greek
(547.57 KB - PDF)
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France

Commission observation letter on France's CAP strategic plan – cover
English
(135.23 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Commission observation letter on France's CAP strategic plan – annex
French
(615.16 KB - PDF)
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France's comments on Commission observation letter
French
(201.76 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Croatia

Commission observation letter on Croatia's CAP strategic plan
English
(649.2 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Croatia's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(590.91 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Italy

Commission observation letter on Italy's CAP strategic plan – cover
English
(135.02 KB - PDF)
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Commission observation letter on Italy's CAP strategic plan – annex
Italian
(527.15 KB - PDF)
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Cyprus

Commission observation letter on Cyprus's CAP strategic plan
English
(675.93 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Cyprus's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(152.94 KB - PDF)
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Latvia

Commission observation letter on Latvia's CAP strategic plan
English
(787.88 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Latvia's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(336.58 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Lithuania

Commission observation letter on Lithuania's CAP strategic plan
English
(638.99 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Lithuania's comments on Commission observation letter
Lithuanian
(346.82 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Luxembourg

Commission observation letter on Luxembourg's CAP strategic plan – cover
English
(200.71 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Commission observation letter on Luxembourg's CAP strategic plan
French
(554.87 KB - PDF)
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Luxembourg's comments on Commission observation letter
French
(310.86 KB - PDF)
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Hungary

Commission observation letter on Hungary's CAP strategic plan
English
(620.45 KB - PDF)
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Hungary's comments on Commission observation letter (official reply)
Hungarian
(289.33 KB - PDF)
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Hungary's comments on Commission observation letter (translation)
English
(111.75 KB - PDF)
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Malta

Commission observation letter on Malta's CAP strategic plan
English
(634.13 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Malta's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(212.34 KB - PDF)
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Netherlands

Commission observation letter on Netherlands' CAP strategic plan
English
(555.1 KB - PDF)
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Netherlands' comments on Commission observation letter
Dutch
(373 KB - PDF)
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Austria

Commission observation letter on Austria's CAP strategic plan
English
(511.08 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Austria's comments on Commission observation letter
German
(454.13 KB - PDF)
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Poland

Commission observation letter on Poland's CAP strategic plan
English
(857.92 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Poland' comments on Commission observation letter
Polish
(328.58 KB - PDF)
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Portugal

Commission observation letter on Portugal's CAP strategic plan
English
(626.81 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Portugal' comments on Commission observation letter
English
(469.38 KB - PDF)
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Romania

Commission observation letter on Romania's CAP strategic plan
English
(877.56 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Romania's comments on Commission observation letter – 1
English
(345.07 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Romania's comments on Commission observation letter – 2
English
(359.67 KB - PDF)
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Slovenia

Commission observation letter on Slovenia's CAP strategic plan
English
(778.09 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Slovenia's comments on Commission observation letter (offical reply)
Slovenian
(175.69 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Slovenia's comments on Commission observation letter (translation)
English
(462.41 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Slovakia

Commission observation letter on Slovakia's CAP strategic plan
English
(702.09 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Slovakia's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(363.01 KB - PDF)
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Finland

Commission observation letter on Finland's CAP strategic plan
English
(891.72 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Finland's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(310.62 KB - PDF)
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Sweden

Commission observation letter on Sweden's CAP strategic plan
English
(694.53 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
Sweden's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(188.27 KB - PDF)
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