Meet us at the “Start a Business” fair

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Welcome to the biggest fair for entrepreneurs in the Nordic region – “Start a Business” or “Eget företag” in Älvsjö, Stockholm, November 7-9. Come visit the booth and ask us, a group of government agencies, any questions you may have about starting and running a business. You might also want to take the opportunity to attend a few of our free seminars!

New in Sweden and want to start a business?

On Friday November 8, there will be a special focus on information for newcomers who have recently moved to Sweden, been granted a residence permit and want to start a business.  
During all three days of the fair, you will be able to get information about how to:

  • Start a business in Sweden, based on your current situation
  • Choose your business form and register your company
  • Manage taxes and VAT
  • Do business with other countries - importing goods to Sweden, for example
  • Use the digital services on

Click here to see our full seminar program and find out more about the fair

Register now for free admission

The fair is free of charge if you register for a ticket. If you do not register beforehand, the admission fee will be 200 SEK.  
Register here and get your free ticket:

Meet these Swedish agencies in the booth

The Swedish agencies that will be at the fair are: Arbetsförmedlingen (the Public Employment Service), Bolagsverket (the Companies Registration Office), Datainspektionen (The Swedish Data Protection Authority), Försäkringskassan (the Social Insurance Agency), Jordbruksverket (the Board of Agriculture), Kommerskollegium (the National Board of Trade), Livsmedelsverket (the Swedish National Food Agency), Patent- och registreringsverket (the Patent and Registration Office), Pensionsmyndigheten (the Pensions Agency), Skatteverket (the Tax Agency), Tillväxtverket (the Agency for Economic and Regional Growth) and Tullverket (Swedish Customs).

Responsible: Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth

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