Tips and advice

Prepare your start-up

Starting a business?

At you will find content that will help you plan your start-up. You can, among other things, use our step-to-step guides, find advisors and get information on how to choose a company name.

Single Digital Gateway

The door is opening to a digital Europe

The first step is now being taken towards a common digital entrance to Europe – Single digital gateway. The new EU portal Your Europe will make it easier for entrepreneurs to find information and carry out errands digitally throughout the EU. This is an important first step towards an even more open Europe.

Apply for Short-time Work Allowance at the Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth

Short-time Work Allowance - application system is now open

Has your business suffered economically due to the pandemic? Then you are entitled to apply for Short-time Work Allowance. This means that employers can reduce employees' working hours and receive financial support from the Government.

Find permits

Do you need to apply for a permit?

Here we have gathered information about regulated professions and permits you may need to apply for before you start your business in Sweden.

Point of single contact for service companies

Point of single contact for service companies

Welcome to the Swedish point of single contact for services. This is where you can find information about and submit electronic applications for the authorisations that may be required to sell services in Sweden.