Eligibility criteria For business investment plans, the financing amount ranges from €10,000 to €800,000. It relates to businesses: Included in state aid programmes which have not been implemented yet Not included in state aid programmes which have not been implemented yet For working capital, the financing amount ranges from €10,000 to €300,000. It covers: Business growth needs (establishment and founding costs, business expansion costs, etc.) Individual business needs that relate to the company's trade/transaction activities (purchase of raw and auxiliary materials, purchase of goods and services, general expenses, labour costs, etc.) Every company may be included in both types of preferential loans, under certain conditions. Eligible costs are considered outstanding invoices that finance liabilities relating to the company's trade/transaction turnover as part of its activities. Especially though they relate to expenses incurred as part of a company's establishment, founding or expansion. Other costs considered eligible include purchase of raw materials, payroll costs, stock, general expenses, etc. The expenses excluded from Commission Regulation EC 1998/2006 (de minimis) are not considered eligible.