Bodies & administrations
The Ministry of the Economy can grant an annual subsidy to tourist information offices actively promoting tourism for the purpose of supporting them in their management of tourism infrastructures such as a campsite, a gîte, a public pool, a museum, a tourist reception desk, a tourist attraction or for the maintenance of walking trails.
The organisation of tourist events, the publication of brochures, leaflets or any other promotional material for tourists, are also eligible for the payment of a subsidy.
Only tourist information offices actively promoting tourism can benefit from the subsidy.
Applications have to be submitted no later than 15 December of the year following the year for which the application is sought.
Example: the subsidy for the year 2020 has to be applied for by 15 December 2021 at the latest.
The applicant must submit a duly completed aid application using the form provided for this purpose to the General Directorate for Tourism.
The application can be submitted electronically to the email address email@example.com.
If the application is submitted by post, the following address should be used:
Ministère de l’Économie
Direction générale du tourisme
Aides financières et comptabilité
Applications must be accompanied by:
The subsidy comes in the form of a financial aid paid to the beneficiary.
The amount of aid is determined by the General Directorate for Tourism depending on:
The subsidy is paid as soon as possible after receiving the application, in the form of a direct payment of public financial aid to the beneficiary.