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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

12 IÚIL 2022
Commission observation letter on Belgium's CAP strategic plan – Flanders
English
(681.5 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
12 IÚIL 2022
Flanders' comments on Commission observation letter
English
(142.83 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
12 IÚIL 2022
Commission observation letter on Belgium's CAP strategic plan – Wallonia
English
(134.8 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
12 IÚIL 2022
Commission observation letter on Belgium's CAP strategic plan – Wallonia – annex
English
(614.32 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
12 IÚIL 2022
Wallonia's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(347.57 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Bulgaria

12 IÚIL 2022
Commission observation letter on Bulgaria's CAP strategic plan
English
(135.56 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
12 IÚIL 2022
Commission observation letter on Bulgaria's CAP strategic plan – annex
English
(895.53 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
12 IÚIL 2022
Bulgaria's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(152.01 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Czech Republic

5 BEALTAINE 2022
Commission observation letter on Czechia's CAP strategic plan
English
(583.79 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
31 BEALTAINE 2022
Czechia's comments on Commission observation letter
Czech
(218.51 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Germany

12 IÚIL 2022
Commission observation letter on Germany's CAP strategic plan
English
(132.99 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
12 IÚIL 2022
Commission observation letter on Germany's CAP strategic plan – annex
English
(669.42 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
12 IÚIL 2022
German's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(2.62 MB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Denmark

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Denmark's CAP strategic plan
English
(525.73 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Denmark's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(189 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Estonia

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Estonia's CAP strategic plan
English
(719.11 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Estonia's comments on Commission observation letter
Estonian
(222.58 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Ireland

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Ireland's CAP strategic plan
English
(490.93 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Ireland's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(1.4 MB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Spain

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Spain's CAP strategic plan
English
(800.67 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Spain's comments on Commission observation letter – 1
Spanish
(295.27 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Spain's comments on Commission observation letter – 2
Spanish
(445.42 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Greece

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Greece's CAP strategic plan
English
(729.09 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
5 BEALTAINE 2022
Greece's comments on Commission observation letter
Greek
(547.57 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

France

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on France's CAP strategic plan – cover
English
(135.23 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on France's CAP strategic plan – annex
French
(615.16 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
France's comments on Commission observation letter
French
(201.76 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Croatia

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Croatia's CAP strategic plan
English
(649.2 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Croatia's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(590.91 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Italy

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Italy's CAP strategic plan – cover
English
(135.02 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Italy's CAP strategic plan – annex
Italian
(527.15 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Cyprus

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Cyprus's CAP strategic plan
English
(675.93 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
6 BEALTAINE 2022
Cyprus's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(152.94 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Latvia

12 BEALTAINE 2022
Commission observation letter on Latvia's CAP strategic plan
English
(787.88 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
12 BEALTAINE 2022
Latvia's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(336.58 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Lithuania

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Lithuania's CAP strategic plan
English
(638.99 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Lithuania's comments on Commission observation letter
Lithuanian
(346.82 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Luxembourg

4 BEALTAINE 2022
Commission observation letter on Luxembourg's CAP strategic plan – cover
English
(200.71 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
4 BEALTAINE 2022
Commission observation letter on Luxembourg's CAP strategic plan
French
(554.87 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
4 BEALTAINE 2022
Luxembourg's comments on Commission observation letter
French
(310.86 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Hungary

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Hungary's CAP strategic plan
English
(620.45 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Hungary's comments on Commission observation letter (official reply)
Hungarian
(289.33 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Hungary's comments on Commission observation letter (translation)
English
(111.75 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Malta

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Malta's CAP strategic plan
English
(634.13 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
3 BEALTAINE 2022
Malta's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(212.34 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Netherlands

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Netherlands' CAP strategic plan
English
(555.1 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Netherlands' comments on Commission observation letter
Dutch
(373 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Austria

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Austria's CAP strategic plan
English
(511.08 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Austria's comments on Commission observation letter
German
(454.13 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Poland

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Poland's CAP strategic plan
English
(857.92 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Poland' comments on Commission observation letter
Polish
(328.58 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Portugal

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Portugal's CAP strategic plan
English
(626.81 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
12 IÚIL 2022
Portugal' comments on Commission observation letter
English
(469.38 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Romania

12 IÚIL 2022
Commission observation letter on Romania's CAP strategic plan
English
(877.56 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
12 IÚIL 2022
Romania's comments on Commission observation letter – 1
English
(345.07 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
12 IÚIL 2022
Romania's comments on Commission observation letter – 2
English
(359.67 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Slovenia

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Slovenia's CAP strategic plan
English
(778.09 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Slovenia's comments on Commission observation letter (offical reply)
Slovenian
(175.69 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Slovenia's comments on Commission observation letter (translation)
English
(462.41 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Slovakia

3 MEITHEAMH 2022
Commission observation letter on Slovakia's CAP strategic plan
English
(702.09 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
3 MEITHEAMH 2022
Slovakia's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(363.01 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Finland

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Finland's CAP strategic plan
English
(891.72 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Finland's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(310.62 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil

Sweden

28 AIBREÁN 2022
Commission observation letter on Sweden's CAP strategic plan
English
(694.53 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil
28 AIBREÁN 2022
Sweden's comments on Commission observation letter
English
(188.27 KB - PDF)
Íoslódáil