LIFE CROSS – Establishment of CRoatian One-Stop-Shop facility in North-West Croatia

Project number:



Duration of the project:

1. 9. 2023. – 31. 8. 2026.


Total value:

1,391,375 €


EU co-financing:

1,321,806 €


Coordinating beneficiary:

REGEA – North West Croatia Regional Energy and Climate Agency (Croatia)



Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Arhchitecture of University of Zagreb (Croatia), Croatian Chamber of Economy (Croatia), Association of Cities in Croaia (Croatia), City of Zagreb (Croatia), Krapina-Zagorje County (Croatia), Karlovac County (Croatia), Zagreb County (Croatia), FEDARENE – European Federation of Agencies and Regions for Energy and Environment(Belgium)


Project description:

The general project objective of the CROSS project is to establish and operate a regional one-stop-shop (OSS) in order to accelerate the renovation wave in the public sector covering a territory of four regional and 88 local authorities in Croatia and offering a comprehensive, all-inclusive service from technical, financial to legal advice, procurement and quality assurance of works. The long-term objective is to replicate this concept to a wider area covering Croatia and beyond as well as to ensure the long term sustainability of the OSS. CROSS will achieve the targeted impacts and goals set out in the project through the completion of the following specific project objectives:1.Speed-up of public building renovation 2.Provision of support for the preparation of project pipelines 3.Development, validation and implementation of advanced funding, procurement and financing models 4.Stakeholder engagement and long-term sustainability.