Swedish business procedures are simple and efficient, built on a transparent system that welcomes new business enterprises. Business Sweden has a wide selection of establishment guides for international business owners who plan to set up and run a company in Sweden. 

Here are a few advantages of the Swedish business framework:

  • No restrictions or disadvantages for foreign investors
  • Clear rules for employment and redundancy of employees
  • A competitive corporate tax framework


Start a company

Starting a Business in Sweden
PDF - 3 mb
Starting a Private Limited Liability Company
PDF - 5 mb
Starting a Branch
PDF - 4 mb
Starting a Franchise Business
PDF - 2 mb

 

Taxes and property

Mergers and Acquisitions in Sweden
PDF - 2 mb
Running a Business in Sweden
PDF - 6 mb
Corporate Tax in Sweden
PDF - 5 mb
Commercial Leases and Rents
PDF - 2 mb
Buying and Building Commercial and Industrial Property in Sweden
PDF - 5 mb
Business Costs and Prices of Key Services
PDF - 3 mb


Employing staff

Employing Staff Contracts and Conditions
PDF - 2 mb
Tax Relief for Key Foreign Employees
PDF - 1 mb
Work and Residence Permits and Business Entry Visas
PDF - 3 mb

 

Other regulations

The Swedish Social Security System
PDF - 3 mb
Environmental Permitting Process
PDF - 2 mb