About the project
The project “Construction of wastewater collection and drainage system of Zabok drainage system and Zlatar drainage system” envisages the construction of a total of 167 km of new gravity collectors, 4.73 km of pressure pipelines, 60 pumping stations, 53 overflows and other hydraulic structures, 78 crossings, 5,875 preparations for house connections and recovery of 12.35 km of the existing collector. The construction of two large wastewater treatment plants (WWTP Zabok 36.940 PE (population equivalent) and WWTP Zlatar Bistrica 14.690 PE, III. stage of treatment) and a plant for solar sludge drying are planned.
The Project investor is Zagorski vodovod Ltd., Ksavera Šandora Gjalskog 1, Zabok, personal identification number: 61979475705. By the Decision of the Government of the Republic of Croatia of 27 July 2017 (Official Gazette No. NN 74/2017), the project “Wastewater collection and drainage system of the Zabok and Zlatar agglomerations and the Oroslavje and Zlatar Bistrica wastewater treatment plant” was declared a strategic investment project of the Republic of Croatia. With the grant agreement (reference number: KK.06.4.2.27.0001) concluded on 30.05.2018. between the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Energy as the Level 1 Intermediate Body (IB 1) and Hrvatske vode as the Level 2 Intermediate Body (IB 2) on the one hand and Zagorski vodovod Ltd. as the beneficiary of grants from the Funds on the other, the total estimated value of the Project has been defined and grants awarded to Zagorski vodovod Ltd.
The total estimated value of the Project is defined in the amount of HRK 598.099.185,26, the total eligible costs are estimated in the amount of HRK 478.479.348,21, of which non-refundable EU funds allocated to Zagorski vodovod Ltd. as the Beneficiary amount to HRK 321.355.962,44, which is the largest possible amount of co-financing of the total estimated value of eligible expenditures of the Project.
The project is co-financed by the Operational Program Competitiveness and Cohesion 2014 – 2020. from the European Regional Development Fund.
With the contract on co-financing the Project, concluded on May 30, 2018 between the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Energy (now the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development) and Hrvatske vode on the one hand and Zagorski vodovod Ltd. as a water service provider on the other, mutual rights and obligations regarding co-financing of the national component of the Project have been agreed, and the shares and amounts of co-financing have been determined: Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development 40% or HRK 62.849.354,31, Hrvatske vode 40% or HRK 62.849.354.31, Zagorski vodovod Ltd. 20% or HRK 31.424.677,15.