The State Aid Unit (MoKE) operates since 01.01.2002 within the Centre of International and European Economic Law (CIEEL) in Thessaloniki and provides specialized legal services to all public bodies, in order for them to grant aid which is lawful and compatible with EU State Aid Law. MoKE’s operation is funded by the OP “Technical Assistance 2014-2020”.
MoKE supports the task of the Central State Aid Unit at the Ministry of Finance of Greece (KeMKE), which according to Law no. 4152/2013 is the competent coordinating authority for State aid. In addition, MoKE supports the tasks of the Decentralised State Aid Units (ΑΜΚΕ) operating within the individual Ministries.