Central Financing and Contracting Department The Central Financing and Contracting Department (CFCD) is a Department within the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Macedonia, responsible for sound financial management of the projects financed under the following IPA Components:
- IPA Component I – Transition Assistance and Institution Building,
- IPA Component III – Regional Development,
- IPA Component IV – Human Resources Development.
CFCD acts as a Lead Body in the Operating Structures per IPA Component, as well as Contracting Authority having sole responsibility for tendering, contracting and payments concerning EU funded projects.
The Head of CFCD is also designated as Programme Authorising Officer for IPA Component I, and as Head of the Operating Structures (HOS) for IPA Components III-IV.
Tasks regarding programming, technical implementation and monitoring of contracts implementation are delegated to the respective Line Ministries/ Beneficiary Institutions with the Operational Agreements signed between PAO/HOS and Senior Programme Officers (SPO)/ IPA Coordinators.
CFCD supervises the overall implementation of the projects and PAO/HOS retains overall responsibility for the projects implementation and shall ensure the effective supervision of the proper implementation of the tasks delegated to the SPO/ IPA Coordinators.
Head of Department
T: +389 2 3255 374
Assistant Head of Department
T: +389 2 3255 308
Units EU Procurement and Contracting Unit General Affairs and Control Unit Finance Unit Programme Monitoring Unit
Boban Paunov, Head of Unit
T: +389 2 3255 304
Tatjana Kalinovcic Trajkovska, Head of Unit
T: +389 2 3255 416
EU Procurement and Contracting Unit
General Affairs and Control Unit
Programme Monitoring Unit