Opening a branch office in Slovenia is an excellent idea for foreign companies to expand their business to Europe. It offers you the possibility to offer your services and products on the EU market.
Branch office in Slovenia, EU – specifics of this company type
A branch office is a part of the main company (parent company). It is not a separate legal entity and is dependent on the parent company. It cannot exist without the parent company’s support. Also, it does not need founding capital for its establishment. If you want to expand your business to Slovenia, it is one of the possibility you have when establishing your own company here.
You have to do branch office registration at the notary. In order to register the it, you would have to provide the notary with:
- The decree from the parent company about opening a branch office in Slovenia. This document has to include the name of the branch office, short name, seat of the branch office, its activities and the name of the branches representative.
- Extract from the business registry of the parent company. It cannot be older than 3 months, has to be dully attested and translated to Slovene language by court translator.
- Act of establishment from the parent company. It has to be dully attested and translated to Slovene language by court translator.
- Financial report for the last business year in short form. It has to be dully attested and translated to Slovene language by court translator.
Once you have submitted the documents to the notary, the branch office usually appears in the Slovene business regsitry within 14 days.
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It is mandatory to submit the originals of those documents and that they have the appropriate attestation and translation. If you would need assistance in the process, we would be happy to help you.
You can register a branch office via power of attorney, which means that we can submit the documents to the notary on your behalf. We can assist you to prepare a part of the documents and give you instructions how to prepare the documents from the parent company.
Our legal department can help you to decide whether it is better to establish a branch office or a subsidiary or your existing company. We also offer accountancy services which can help you to conduct your business according to Slovenian tax standards.
If you have yet to find business premises in Slovenia, Data can offer you services of virtual address in Slovenia.
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