Have you been thinking to start your path as an entrepreneur in Europe? If yes, consider Slovenia as a possibility to establish a company on European territory.
Possibility to establish a company in Slovenia, Europe – choosing Slovenia
Foreigners in Slovenia can expand their business to European territory or start a brand-new business here. There is no necessity to form the company alongside a Slovenian partner. This is a benefit in comparison to many other countries in Europe.
Slovenia is a part of the European Union as well as the Schengen zone. So, it is a perfect option for the entry of your products or services to the EU. It also uses the EURO currency which makes transaction with most European countries easier and cheaper due to no-conversion fee to other currencies.
Slovenia is also a unique market with many English-speaking inhabitants and good airline and road connections to other EU countries. It has an international port and access to international waters which enables easier trading.
Possibility to establish a company in Slovenia, Europe – new entrepreneurs
If you are new to entrepreneurship and would like have the possibility to start a new business in Slovenia, as a non-EU citizen you can establish an LTD company.
It is a private limited company, which requires 7.500 € founding capital. It can have more than one shareholder in the company. Registering an LTD company would require you to come to Slovenia for company registration. The process takes about 10 days to finalize. In addition to founding capital, you need a business address in Slovenia, Slovenian tax numbers and valid passports for all shareholders and representatives. In the process of opening a company, you would also need to open a corporate bank account.
Possibility to establish a company in Slovenia, Europe – seasoned entrepreneurs
If you have already been conducting your own business abroad, you have the possibility to expand this business to Slovenia.
If you have an existing LTD abroad, one possibility is to establish a subsidiary in Slovenia. It would also be an independent LTD company, where your parent company would be the shareholder. You still have the possibility to register different business activities in the Slovenian company in addition to the ones that you are conducting abroad. To register a subsidiary, you would also need to come to Slovenia and deposit 7.500€ founding capital from the parent company’s bank account. Additionally, you would need to provide an extract from the business registry of the parent company, business address in Slovenia and Slovenian tax numbers for representatives as well as the parent company. This company type also takes about 10 days to register. In that time, you also need to open a corporate bank account.
When you have an existing company, you also have the possibility to register a branch office in Slovenia. It would not be an independent business entity in Slovenia but a part of your existing company. This company type would have to be registered at the notary’s office and your presence in Slovenia for company registration is not required. You can authorize someone to register it on your behalf. You would need to provide documents from the parent company such as financial report for the previous business year, extract from the business registry and act of establishment from the parent company. Branch offices does not foresee founding capital, also you would not need to open a bank account in Slovenia.
The possibility to establish a company in Slovenia, EU with the assistance of Data!
If you have decided to open a company in Slovenia, Data can help in the process. We can organize company registration in Slovenia on the day you come to Slovenia. Data can also help you to obtain the necessary documents for company registration your behalf.
Our legal department can explain what possibility you have to open a company in Slovenia based on your wishes. We also have an accountancy department which can handle your company’s books according to Slovenian accountancy standards.
If needed, we can also provide you services of virtual office in Slovenia.
If you have additional questions about possibility to establish a company in Slovenia, you can write to us on our email [email protected]. You can also contact us over the phone 00386 1 6006 270 or 00386 40 530 718 (Viber, WhatsApp). You can also follow us on Facebook.