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Other direct costs

Further direct incurred costs can be claimed for travel, equipment, infrastructure and service contracts.
Only the part of equipment costs used for the project and documented as such, can be reimbursed, and the usual depreciation rules of the institution have to be applied.

Institutions that are operating big infrastructures of a minimum value of EUR 20 million, may under certain circumstances, report the indirect incurred costs incurred by using infrastructure as direct costs, with the respective beneficiary rate.