Pursuant to the regulation on the development of transport infrastructure, the following can apply for support in the transport sector: a state company or state authority that owns national transport infrastructure, owner of public railway infrastructure, the city of Tallinn, Tartu, and Narva, and Estonian Tax and Customs Board.
The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications shall evaluate, select, and confirm the projects of transport infrastructure development measures. To grant support, the ministry shall compile a plan of investments that includes a priority list of projects, the estimated cost of the project, the maximum amount of support and the source of funding as well as the estimated time of implementation. The support receivers shall submit the project funding applications to the implementation unit according to the investments plan. The General Manager of the Technical Regulatory Authority shall decide whether or not to grant the request.