International trade in European Union with logistics company in Slovenia
Logistics company in Slovenia offers variety of possibilities for foreigners who wish to expand transport business to Europe. Process of opening logistics company and start transport business in simple and fast. You can register logistics company in a week and get license for transport of goods in 2 weeks. If you are looking to employ drivers from non EU countries you can have work permits for them in two months.
Process of opening logistics company in Slovenia
As foreigner- non EU resident – you have to open legal entity. The most common type of legal entity in Slovenia is Private Limited Company. Company registration at One stop shop Data is free of charge. All you need for Private Limited Company is initial capital in amount 7.500 euros, slovenian tax number and statement of owner for business address. You can spend capital to operate with your business after company registration (up to 7 days).
Next step – obtain VAT number for your logistics company
Obtaining VAT number for your transport business is usually the first step after company registration. That is why it is good to know more about the procedure of obtaining the number before you will register your company. In Slovenia, a company that has exceeded (or is likely to exceed) 50.000 euros taxable turnover in the 12 months, has to enter into the value-added tax system. You can also enter in VAT system voluntarily. In that case you have to prove that you will be active in your carpet business. You can prove it with renting warehouse, employing people, pro forma invoices etc. Tax consultants and accountants in Data will advise you and submit application in Tax office.
Licence for transport of goods in Slovenia
In process of obtaining a licence for transport of goods your logistics company must submit the following documents:
- The certificate of a responsible person with competence for steering vehicles (we will help you find it or you can become one after getting residency in Slovenia)
- Proof of a financial capability of the company (with owning or hiring trucks)
- A certificate of a non criminal record for legal entity and natural person (from Slovenia)
Our legal department will obtain all necessary documents for your company.
Do you want to employ drivers – non EU residents?
With investment in your logistics company in minimum amount of 50.000 euros you can also fulfill conditions for employing non EU residents. For example, with purchase of trucks, you can employ foreign drivers. You must make investment in first 6 months from compny registration. Later, you also have options but based on other conditions. You can employ foreigners based on proof of active businness. This means one person employed for full time in last 6 months before starting procedure for foreigners. Proof of active business is also 10.000 euros income in each month in last 6 months before starting procedure for foreigners.
Establish logistics company in Slovenia with us!
If you want to establish logistics company in Slovenia, contact us. Write us an e-mail [email protected] or call us on phone number, +386 1 6006 270, Viber/WhatsApp: +386 40 530 718.
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