HOW TO SET UP A BUSINESS IN FRANCE
in the Basque Country ?
BEFORE YOU SET UP YOUR BUSINESS
- Protect your project : Do not forget to protect what provides your business its added value, like: brand name, registered trademarks, inventions and innovations, intellectual creations, website domain names.
- Choose the type of company : This stage requires a lot of thought based on your development strategy. No one type is better than any other. Each one has its own specificities and has different advantages according to your company’s policy.
- Finalise administrative formalities in order to start doing business : The aim is to get your company registered as soon as possible. This is the date when you obtain your company’s legal status so as to be able to start doing business in France legally.
FORMALITIES SETTING UP A BUSINESS
To successfully set up your business, it is essential you follow these steps :
Draw up a business plan so as to have a global vision of :
These documents can be used with different economic players you will need to convince about the viability of your project to obtain financing :
bank, property, investors.
They can also be used to remind you about your strategy and tweak your project going forward.
BASQUE INVEST WILL HELP YOU SET UP YOUR BUSINESS
We are skilled in setting up subsidiaries, sales offices, regional branches and production sites.
We will simplify all the stages for you and will guide you step by step in your choices :
- type of company
- environmental standards
- business plan, etc.
For more highly specialized questions which are not part of our skillset, we will put you in touch with our network of experts.
For legal, accounting and taxation issues, we will put you in touch with chartered accountants, lawyers, recruitment firms, training centres, engineering consultancies and project managers.
All the support we provide you is confidential. You will speak directly to these experts who we will introduce you to based on your needs.