The translations of changes on PES 5 are in progress.

money AGRICOVID Food industry II

On February 1st, 2021, the Ministry of Agriculture announced that it would announce 2nd call.

Again, food business operators supplying products to catering operators can apply for support to mitigate the negative economic effects of the measures they have had to take due to coronavirus.


Decrease in income by more than 25% for the relevant period, i.e. from December 1st 2020 to February 28th 2021.


  • Applicants can be food and agricultural enterprises, which can receive up to CZK 200,000 per beneficiary and up to CZK 20,000 per cooperating person or an employee. The total amount of support under this subsidy program may not exceed 75% of the demonstrated decrease in income from food sales.
  • Applications will be accepted through the Applicant Module from March 15th. 
  • The condition is that the rules must be notified by the European Commission by then.

Methods of applying

To successfully send the application, you need to have a user account for the eAGRI portal. The "restricted registered access" access level is sufficient to send the request. You can also log in and send the request using the data box.


The text of the Principles, including instructions for applying for support from this subsidy program, can be found on the website of the Ministry of Agriculture, including changes from January 11th 2021.