The Integrated Regional Operational Programme (IROP) for years 2014-2020 represents the programme document of SR aimed at the: quality of life of the population in the supported area; providing of public services in the name of sustainable economic growth, competitiveness and attractiveness of the territory for localisation of investments; economic, territorial and social integrity of the regions, cities and municipalities of SR.
The governing authority over IROP is administered by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of SR. The intermediary authority, which is subject to governing authority, is vested in the Ministry of Health of SR; the Ministry of Culture, particular regions and cities.
The IROP was ratified by the decision of the European Commission no. C(2014) 10182 on December 18, 2014.