National rating of investment climate is a mutual project of leading Russian business associations and the Agency for strategic initiatives.
The rating is designed to form a complete estimation of performance of executive bodies on all levels in regions concerning investment climate improvement in subjects of the Russian Federation.
One of the main goals of the National rating is to discover the best practices — regulatory and managerial decisions of regional authorities, that helped the regions to achieve the best results in creation of favorable conditions for business development and attraction of investments.
The system of experience exchange between the regions was created. Basic element of this system is the Collection of best practices, that can be used as a practical guide to form a Plan of actions (Roadmap) to improve the investment climate.
In compliance with p.8 of Mandate list of the President of the Russian Federation dd. July 14, 2015 No. Пр-1366, by the order of the Governor of Sevastopol dd. September 30, 2015 No. 92-УГ, Specialized organizational headquarters of implementation of Roadmap on investment climate improvement was created.
Main goal of the Organizational headquarters is coordination and monitoring of Roadmap implementation. The head of the Organizational headquarters is Deputy Governor of Sevastopol A.A. Yeremeev. The members of the Organizational headquarters are heads of several executive bodies of Sevastopol and representatives of business community. The economic development Department of the city of Sevastopol a Roadmap to improve the investment climate. Implementation of the Roadmap will continue till December 2016.
Key measures of the Roadmap of Sevastopol, included in the project:
- Expansion of the list of services provided in Multifunctional centers;
- Development of regulations on licensing documents issue and network connections;
- Complete implementation of estimation mechanism of regulatory legal acts influence;
- Collection of information concerning investment sites (land plots and property) for auctioning;
- Cadastral registration;
- Small business support measures.
Taking into account, that the rating structure was composed with the help of business associations and unions, it reflects the priorities of executive bodies activity, that can promote the development of business. The activity, carried out in every subject of the Russian Federation on improvement of rating indices, can surely influence the investment climate improvement and promotion of business activity in regions.