Project Support

Archive 2007-13 ERDF Programme Material


European Union Investing In Your Future European Regional Development Fund 2007-13


Managing Authority
The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) is the managing authority for the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) programme. DCLG has in place locally based teams which is responsible for delivering ERDF programmes. Contact details can be found on DCLG website or on GOV.UK.

Local Management Committee
Each programme has a local management committee and a growth delivery team to oversee ERDF investment, guide the programme, and assess progress. The committees, chaired by DCLG, include representatives of government departments and local partners including: LEP’s, local authority, business, higher and further education institutions and voluntary and private sector.

The committees have a mix of responsibility including reviewing performance, management information, annual reporting, programme evaluations and strategic linkages with other domestic and European funding programmes.

The Black Country Technical Assistance Team
The Black Country Technical Assistance Team can provide one to one and group support to Black Country ERDF applicants and recipients on a number of project management issues including: procurement, state aid, monitoring, claims, publicity and project closure.

The following pages contain basic information on the key areas where we offer support. Please note the responsibility is at all times with the project applicant and BCTA can not be held responsible for website content or the content of external sites which this website may link too.

Investing in Your Future 

...Supported By


European Union European Regional Development Fund                   European Union European Social Fund     Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council              Walsall Council


Wolverhamptom City Council                                        Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council                      This website is part funded by:               European Union Investing In Your Future European Regional Development Fund 2007-13