13 November 2015
Promoter – Financial Intermediary
City of Malmö
The project concerns the financing of investment schemes forming part of the city of Malmö's three-year investment programme from 2015 to 2017.
The project is expected to comprise a number of small to medium-sized schemes in the fields of education, childcare, urban renewal and regeneration, as well as other municipal infrastructure.
Proposed EIB finance (Approximate amount)
SEK 3100 million (EUR 332 million)
Total cost (Approximate amount)
SEK 6316 million (EUR 676 million)
Sweden, as an EU Member State, has harmonised its environmental legislation in line with the relevant EU directives (Directives 2011/92/EU and 2001/42/EC).
The Bank's appraisal will focus on the promoter's environmental management capacity to properly apply the Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Directive 2001/42/EC and the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Directive 2011/92/EU, as well as the requirements of the Habitats and Birds Directives where appropriate. Compliance with the EU Directive on the Energy Performance of Buildings - recast (2010/31/EU) will be further examined during appraisal.
The Bank will require the promoter, as a public administration entity, to ensure that contracts for the implementation of the project have been/shall be tendered in accordance with the relevant applicable EU procurement legislation (Dir. 2004/18/EC and/or 2004/17/EC as well as Directives 89/665/EEC and 92/13/EEC) as interpreted by the Court of Justice of the EU, with publication of tender notices in the EU Official Journal, as and where appropriate. The details would be reviewed by the Bank's services during appraisal.
Signed - 28/04/2016