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 – an introduction
PDF - 4 mb
Starting a private limited liability company
PDF - 3 mb
Starting a branch
PDF - 1 mb
Starting a franchise business
PDF - 1 mb

 

Taxes and property

Mergers and acquisitions opportunities and process
PDF - 2 mb
Running a business in Sweden – an introduction
PDF - 3 mb
Corporate taxes in Sweden
PDF - 2 mb
Commercial leases and rents
PDF - 944 kb
Buying and building commercial and industrial property in Sweden
PDF - 5 mb
Business costs and prices of key services
PDF - 1 mb


Employing staff

Employing staff – contracts and conditions
PDF - 3 mb
Tax relief for key foreign employees
PDF - 1 mb
Work and residence permits
PDF - 3 mb

 

Other regulations

The Swedish social security system
PDF - 2 mb
Environmental permitting process
PDF - 2 mb