The Commission Implementing Decision on the financing of the 2023 EU4Health Programme allocates a total budget of €735.8 million to fund the activities listed in Annex 1, according to the established priorities and actions. Total allocation for grants amounts to €428.3 million; €176.4 million will fund procurement (both under direct management), and €131.1 million will be under indirect management. The four countries members of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA; Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland) will contribute to the programme with approx. €20.7 million.

The budget available to DG Santé is €493 million. Key priorities include among others the establishment of the EU Network of Comprehensive Cancer Infrastructures, activities targeted to the European Reference Networks (ERNs), and the implementation of the new Health Union legislation on medical devices and health technology assessment.

Source: EU Commission,