The Regulations (Enclosure №1 to the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated June 7, 2007 No. 110) governs a procedure for elaboration, examination and approval of documentation of investment projects:
a) those fulfilled at the expense of resources of centralized sources (funds of state budget and off-budget funds, resources of special funds of certain branches and enterprises established by the resolutions of the Government, foreign credits attracted against security or on behalf of the Republic of Uzbekistan, resources of the Fund of reconstruction and development of the Republic of Uzbekistan);
b) those liable to granting tax and other compulsory payments related privileges on the basis of certain Presidential resolutions of the Republic of Uzbekistan;
c) those fulfilled in accordance with agreements on division of produce;
d) those fulfilled by enterprises with a share of the state in an authorized fund over 50% at the expense of centralized sources which
value exceeds USD 10 mln.;
e) those stipulating mining operations and processing of mineral resources, which value exceeds USD 10 mln irrespective of sources of financing.
2. The present Regulations do not apply to documentation of investment projects, for which a certain procedure for elaboration, examination and approval is approved by resolutions of the Government.
3. With a view of the present Regulations, the following basic notions deal with the present Regulations:
investment project (project) denotes a complex of interrelated measures and work fulfilled within a period determined beforehand with investments with a view to get economic, social and other benefit;
preliminary project documentation - is a package or documents, substantiating a possibility and expediency of fulfillment of the project upon certain accepted parameters, as well appraisal of its vital capacity. Preliminary project documentation shall include: preliminary technical and economic substantiation (technical and economic calculation) of the project; competitive documentation to hold tender for delivery of materials and equipment and fulfillment of building assembly work, as well as other work; final technical and economic substantiation or technical and economic calculation of the project, as well as financial proposals and/or credit and investment agreements (in case of attraction of financial resources);
project documentation - is documentation containing architectural - town-planning and technical solutions required to elaborate working documentation, as well as construction budget. Project documentation is elaborated on the grounds of approved technical and economic substantiation;
preliminary technical and economic substantiation or preliminary technical and economic calculation (hereinafter referred to as PTES or PTEC) - is preliminary project document substantiating a choice of efficient placement and most effective technical, organizational and economic solution of fulfillment of the project, maximum cost of a project as a whole, including cost of manufacturing equipment on the grounds of consideration of variants and a volume of financing, taking into consideration possible sources of its financing;
final technical and economic substantiation or technical and economic calculation (hereinafter referred to as TES or TEC) - is preliminary project document determining finial and most effective technical, organizations and financial-economic solutions of fulfillment of investment project determined on the basis of competitive tenders, taking into consideration terms of financing of projects;
working project - is a document consisting of approved part with basic technical and economic parameters with maximum cost and working documentation;
international financial and economic institutions (hereinafter referred to as IFEI) - are institutions established on the grounds of intergovernmental agreements carrying out financing/co-financing of investment projects in the Republic of Uzbekistan;
foreign governmental financial organizations (hereinafter referred to as FGFO) - are foreign governmental financial organizations carrying out financing/co-financing of investment projects in the Republicof Uzbekistan;
other branches - are branches included into a category of public administration in accordance with classifier of kinds of economic activity in the Republic of Uzbekistan;
strategical minerals - are precious, nonferrous and rare-earth metals, hydrocarbons, coal, uranium.