Regional policy – is the public policy, aimed at the redistribution of public investmets in favour of less developed regions. The aim of the regional policy is the reduction of regional socio-economic disparities within the country. Horizontal measures of national regional policy are implemented in all countries territory via regional development plans, national strategies and programmes, local and regional initiatives.
Strategic provisions of Lithuanian national regional policy are incorporated into EU structural support programing documents: Strategy and Operational Programmes. This allows to use EU support for national regional policy