Unregulated and regulated business activities in Slovenia

Unregulated and regulated business activities in Slovenia

When doing business in Europe, you have various business activities which you can register in the company. In Slovenia, the majority of business activities are unregulated. This means that they do not require licenses or permits when you are conducting them. The ones that do require licenses, are called regulated business activities. In this article, we will list some of the activities from both categories.

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Regulated business activities

Do you know what regulated business activity means? Mostly, it means that they require a certain level or type of education in order to legally carry them out. It can also mean that you have to acquire specific permits or enter your company to registries before starting the activity. In particular cases, you would also need to rent or buy specific business premises.

The most well known regulated business activities include tourist agencies, transportation of goods, leasing labor force and real estate brokerage.

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Which business activities are unregulated?

Most of the other business activities which you can register in your Slovenian company would fall under the unregulated category. Some do require abiding by specific conditions, especially pertaining to business premises. Those mostly include activities like restaurants and guesthouses, along with similar hospitality business.

The business activities that are completely unregulated and do not require abiding by any additional conditions include: IT services, consulting, renting own real estate. With those business activities it is only important that you register them within your company’s act of establishment.

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