- Both countries must make a creative contribution to each project. This contribution may lie in the fact that the scriptwriter, the director, a set designer, a film editor or the person responsible for the music comes from the country concerned
- Each country should provide a main actor, a supporting actor and a technician. Instead of a main actor, two technicians may be provided.
- Shooting must take place in one of the two contracting states. The director should be an Italian or Macedonian or originate from another EU country.
- All the participants in the coproduction must be be Italians or Macedonians or nationals of another EU country, exceptions must be approved by the competent authorities.