Support programs are divided into federal and regional:
The federal SME support program is a program that operates throughout Russia and is regulated by the Government of the Russian Federation, federal laws and regulations.
Regional programs are those that operate in specific regions.
Official documents related to business support in Russia
On the procedure for granting subsidies to small and medium-sized businesses to reimburse part of lease payments, including the initial payment: Resolution of the Government of the RO of 11.03.2012 N 182
Federal Law “On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation in order to expand property support for small and medium-sized businesses” dated 03.07.2018 N 185-FZ (last edition)
On the development of small and medium-sized businesses in the Russian Federation: Federal Law of 24.07.2007 N 209-FZ
On priority measures of state support for small business in the Russian Federation: Decree of the President of the Russian Federation of 04.04.1996 N 491
On the provision and distribution of subsidies from the federal budget to the budgets of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation for state support of small and medium-sized businesses, including peasant (farmer) enterprises in 2015: Resolution of the Government of the Russian Federation of December 30, 2014 N 1605
Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation of April 15, 2014 No. 316 “On approval of the state program of the Russian Federation” Economic development and innovative economy “(taking into account the changes provided for by the Government of the Russian Federation of November 30, 2019 No. 1572)