Investment climate

Regional investment standard
1. Plan for the creation of investment infrastructure
2. Annual report
3. Regulatory act on the protection of investor rights and investment support mechanisms
4. Investment climate improvement council
5. Organization for attracting investments and work with investors
6. Infrastructure for investors (industrial parks, technology parks)
7. Training mechanisms
8. Investment portal
9. Unified regulation of investment project support based on the principle of a single “window”
10. Region investment declaration
11. Regulatory impact assessment procedure
12. Training, enhancing and assessing the competence of regional team employees
13. Inclusion of energy consumers in the REC
14. Channels of direct communication with the government of the region
15. Investment strategy
Региональный инвестиционный стандарт схема

National rating

According to the data of the Autonomous Non-Commercial Organization “Agency for Strategic Initiatives to Promote New Projects” without taking into account the influence of federal executive bodies and natural monopolies, the Kaliningrad region could take 11th place in the rating of investment attractiveness among 85 subjects of the Russian Federation.

The national rating of the investment climate in the subjects of the Russian Federation, conducted by the Autonomous Non-Commercial Organization “Agency for Strategic Initiatives to Promote New Projects” evaluates the efforts of the subjects of the Russian Federation to create favorable business conditions and identifies best practices.

Information on indicators is obtained by conducting surveys of entrepreneurs and experts, as well as using statistical data.

The rating consists of 45 indicators which are grouped into 17 factors that make up 4 areas:
• regulatory environment
• institutions for business
• infrastructure and resources;
• support for small business.


In each directionrating scale includes a gradation from A - maximum, B, C, D, to E– minimum

Targeted business simplification models

The activities of the Government of the Kaliningrad Region aimed at reducing administrative barriers and improving the quality of the business environment,- are currently being implemented as part of the application of new project management methods and tools - along with the National rating of investment attractiveness of the subjects of the Russian Federation, they have become targeted regulatory and enforcement models in priority areas of improvement investment climate.

Indicators of target models are closely related to indicators of the National rating. It should be mentioned that the introduction of target models does not mean leadership in the investment sphere, but is only a minimum requirement for all regions.

The Kaliningrad region started implementing the target models in 2017 on behalf of the President of the Russian Federation.
The result of the work of those responsible for achieving the established indicators of the executive authorities of the Kaliningrad region for implementation in 2017 is 95% at the average Russian level - 92%, in 2018 - 97% at the average Russian level of 94%. In 2018 the Kaliningrad region was included in the list of 33 regions the degree of implementation of target models in which is fixed at the level of 96 -98%, after the list of leaders with the achievement of indicators of target models in the range of 99-100% (Tyumen region - 100%; Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug - Yugra, Moscow, Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, Kaluga Oblast, Belgorod Oblast, Khabarovsk Territory, Tambov Oblast - 99%).

Investment Climate Improvement Council

The Council for the improvement of the investment climate of the Kaliningrad region is an advisory body that ensures the interaction of federal executive bodies, state authorities, local authorities, institutions, enterprises and other organizations in order to implement investment projects in the Kaliningrad Region.