Audit Authority

The Audit Authority (AA) verifies the effective functioning of the management and control system of the Programme and ensures sample audits of projects. The Audit Authority is assisted by the Group of Auditors comprising representatives of the participating countries. The Audit Authority is hosted by the Ministry of Justice, European Affairs, Consumer Protection and Equality of Land Schleswig-Holstein.

Europäische Prüfbehörde

Audit Authority
c/o Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Areas, European Affairs and Consumer Protection
of Land Schleswig-Holstein

Fleethörn 29-31
24103 Kiel, Germany

Head of unit


Markus Stiegler



Tel. +49 431 988 2500

Deputy Head of unit


Sandra Lehwald



Tel. +49 431 988 3620