Be approved as a research centre

Centre de Recherche agréé

Aide guichet


In order to benefit from the aid mechanisms available to SPW Recherche, research centres must be approved by Wallonia.

In order to receive this approval, each centre must, on one hand, satisfy criteria pertaining to its activities and, on the other hand, satisfy criteria concerning its status and operations.

These criteria, as well as the approval procedures, are outlined in the Decree of 18 September 2008 concerning support for research, development and innovation in Wallonia.



Activity criteria


Status and operations criteria