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OP Jovem 2018


22nd June  l 18h l SMUP Parede


OP YOUNG - The Participatory Youth Budget is a process of participation
democracy in which citizens between the ages of 14 and 30,
including, can present and decide public investment projects.

WHO CAN SUBMIT PROPOSALS - Young people from 14 to 30 years old

Proposals and finalist projects may be submitted by all citizens
nationals and foreign nationals legally residing in Portugal, aged
between the ages of 14 and 30 years.


Insert into the thematic areas of inclusive sport, dialogue
intergenerational, cultural innovation and environmental sustainability
o Respect the maximum amount of € 100,000
o Does not imply the construction of infrastructures
o Do not configure a request for support or a provision of services,
in particular because they are protected by intellectual property rights
o Benefit more than one municipality
Being well specified and located in the national territory
Being technically feasible
o Not oppose the Government Program or projects and programs in
different areas of public policy.

As will happen:

The OPJovem provides for the following five phases:

I - Submission of proposals
May 28th through July 29th, 2018
Interested parties may submit proposals
through the OPJovem page and in the Meetings
that will take place throughout the country;

II - Technical analysis
July 30 to September 3, 2018
Services with expertise in the areas of
proposals will make the technical analysis
and will turn into projects the
which fulfill the established criteria;

III - Public Consultation
From September 3 to 24
The services will disclose the provisional list of projects to
put the vote, so that the interested parties can
know the results and possibly present
This timing of the process will be as follows:
September 3
Publication of the provisional list;
04 to 14 September
Period for lodging complaints;
September 17 to 24
Assessment and possible rectification of tenders;

IV - Voting
From October 1 to December 16, 2018
Public voting of the finalist projects through the
and SMS pages, in the following
October 1
publication of the definitive list of
projects and start of voting;
December 16
closure of the vote.

V - Presentation of results
Until December 31, 2018.

The Young OP covers the entire national territory
The Government undertakes to respect the decision of the participants, implementing the
More information here