About Us

Director’s Foreword

It is my great pleasure to greet you on behalf of the Vukovar-Srijem County Development Agency (hereinafter VSC DA) and on my personal behalf.

VSC DA has the status of a regional coordinator and the status of the most important county entrepreneurial support institution, which means that it coordinates the work of all development stakeholders in the County and provides assistance to the public and private sector.

Preparation and implementation of projects financed from EU funds and national funds is the job we know best, we have excellent results in the preparation and implementation of projects for our founder – Vukovar-Srijem County as well as for our cities, municipalities and entrepreneurs.

Of all the public authorities granted to us, I would like to emphasize the development of the Vukovar-Srijem County Development Plan for the period 2021-2027, which was assigned to us by the County Assembly.

In the new EU financial perspective, we particularly focus on digitalization and the need to introduce it in both the public and private sectors, assisting our businesses in introducing Industry 4.0 into production processes, connecting public, private, higher education and research sectors in order to develop the economy of our County and, of course, preparing project stocks for new tenders.

We strive, within the limits of our possibilities and legal powers, to help in the establishment and bringing of higher education institutions – colleges and universities in our County, so that young people can study and remain employed in their County after their studies.

Connecting our colleges, scientific research institutions, private and public sector in order to create new products will contribute to the preservation of all of us, our children and future generations in this area, primarily in our picturesque County in the far east of our beautiful Croatia.

Feel free to call us and make an appointment with our employees, as they are here to help you solve your problem.

I cordially greet you!

Vukovar-Srijem County Development Agency

VSC DA was established in 2017 as a public institution by the Vukovar-Srijem County, and began operating on 1 January 2018.

On November 21, 2018, the Agency for Regional Development of the Republic of Croatia, based on the assessment of the Accreditation Commission, passed a positive Decision on the status of VSC DA as a regional coordinator. The Decision confirmed that VSC DA has the ability, knowledge and human capacities to efficiently and effectively perform public administrative functions of public interest in accordance with the Law on Regional Development of the Republic of Croatia.

VSC DA is the coordinator of regional development in the county and the most important entrepreneurial support institution for the economy of Vukovar-Srijem County.

It employs professionals who help the economic and social development of the county.

Mission and vision

The Public Institution VSC DA acts as a county‘s development coordinator. Our mission is to implement the County Development Plan for the period 2021-2027 in the highest possible percentage of its realization and with the aim of developing the County, retaining the existing population, especially the workforce with an emphasis on young people.

VSC DA is the regional coordinator and the most important entrepreneurial support institution of the County and thus the most important coordinator of its development.

Through the provision of continuous professional assistance to the public and private sector with an emphasis on assistance to micro, small, medium and large enterprises, assistance in introducing Industry 4.0 in their production processes, encouraging them to invest in research and development, assistance in introducing digitalization processes in the public and private sector, assistance in the application of modern technologies and knowledge transfer, working on bringing higher education institutions to the county and creating conditions for higher education of young people for occupations in demand in the market of highly educated labor force, emphasizing that they remain in our County after school, helping public and private sector in the preparation of development projects we will help the development of our County.

Our vision is that the Development Plan of Vukovar-Srijem County for the period 2021-2027, which is being prepared by the Agency, is as “lively”, realistic and applicable as possible.

Invest in Vukovar-Srijem County

One Stop Service Center

VSC DA operates as „One stop service center“ (hereinafter OSSC) which assists foreign and domestic investors in establishing or expanding their businesses – at every stage of the process.  We provide professional consulting services to companies interested in setting up business operations in Vukovar-Srijem County, focusing on all issues relevant to selecting an appropriate location. Our goal is to help every investor to make an investment with as few bureaucratic obstacles, problems and delays as possible, while informing him about the benefits of investing in the area of our County.

In order to make investment opportunities in the Vukovar-Srijem County as visible as possible, OSSC activities are particularly focused on promoting the economic opportunities of the County with emphasis on key sectors: wood processing, agri-food and transport logistics.

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WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT FROM US ?

  • To carry out necessary activities in efficient, effective and professional manner
  • To provide all necessary and accurate information in time
  • To address you with respect and courtesy
  • To maintain a mutual relation in confidential manner

Contact

Phone: 032 339 993
E-mail: uprava@ra-vsz.hr
Antuna Akšamovića 31
32 100 Vinkovci

WHERE ARE WE ?

Contact and Departments

Vukovar-Srijem County
Development Agency

DIRECTOR: Ilija Cota mag. iur.
DEPUTY DIRECTOR: Marija Dević, mag. oec.
Tel: 032 300 572

mdevic@ra-vsz.hr

Account in Privredna banka Zagreb Inc., Radnička cesta 50, Zagreb
IBAN: HR52 2340 0091 1108 9295 7

E-mail
DEPARTMENT FOR GENERAL, JURIDICAL AND FINANCIAL AFFAIRS
Roberta Raguž, dipl.iur.
Acting Head of Department
Tel: 032 300 571

rraguz@ra-vsz.hr

E-mail
DEPARTMENT FOR REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND STRATEGIC PLANNING
Marija Božić, B.Sc.Econ.
Acting Head of Department
Tel: 032 300 579

mbozic@ra-vsz.hr

E-mail
DEPARTMENT FOR PROGRAMS AND PROJECT PREPARATION
Zrinka Lončar, B.Sc.Econ.
Head of Department
Tel: 032 300 576

zloncar@ra-vsz.hr

E-mail
DEPARTMENT FOR PROGRAMS AND PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION
Goran Koprivnjak, univ. spec. oec.
Head of Department
Tel: 032 300 577

gkoprivnjak@ra-vsz.hr

E-mail
DEPARTMENT FOR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
Vedrana Džoić, B.Sc.Econ.
Head of Department
Tel: 032 300 580

vdzoic@ra-vsz.hr

E-mail

Working hours:
Monday – Friday
from  08:00 to 16:00 h

 

Working hours with clients:
Monday – Friday
From 11:00 to 13:00 h

Antun Akšamović 31
32 100 Vinkovci
Tel: 032 339 993
Tel: 032 300 599
Mob: 099 32 36 726

Fax: 032 339 997
E-mail: uprava@ra-vsz.hr
Web: www.ra-vsz.com

Reg.Nr.: 02281295
VAT ID / OIB: 50082546289
director: Ilija Cota, mag. iur.
Account in Privredna banka Zagreb Inc., Radnička cesta 50, Zagreb
IBAN: HR52 2340 0091 1108 9295 7

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