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Starter Kit

Before you start

Starter Kit

Before you start a business in Germany (for foreign nationals) …

Anyone seeking to start up a business in Hamburg will have to consider a number of things in advance. The following section offers information on Germany as a business location, on available services, rules and regulations as well as on relevant contacts in Hamburg.

Germany as a location for setting up a business
Strong reasons for setting up a start-up in Germany
Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

Working & visa
General information about working in Germany, visa requirements and legal structures
Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

Advice & information
Information about support by public and private institutions in Germany for people interested in setting up a start-up
Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

Start-up in Germany
Guide providing helpful information for people interested in setting up a start-up in Germany.
Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

Hamburg Welcome Center
Free information and advice services for foreigners coming to Hamburg
Free and Hanseatic city of Hamburg

Advisory session
nextMedia.Hamburg offers an advisory session for entrepreneurs and interested persons
nextMedia.Hamburg

Hamburg Chamber of Commerce
Further information on administrative procedures and services for entrepreneurs and start-ups in Hamburg
Hamburg Chamber of Commerce

Experts panel of Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy
Questions of English-speaking company founders, answered by experts of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy
Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

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