The Talent Guide

Start a company

Stockholm is one of the world’s hottest start-up cities, and setting up a business in the Stockholm region is a straightforward process.

Setting up a business in Stockholm

Setting up a business in the Stockholm region is a straightforward process. The business establishment system is transparent and includes simple procedures. Your new company can be fully functional within two to three weeks.

Three government agencies, the Swedish Companies Registration Office, The Tax Agency and the Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth have brought together useful information and services for anyone thinking about starting their own business. Find your way through consideration, starting, running, developing and closing down at

Other resources - Free advice for those looking to start a business – Advisory services and financing for people of foreign backgrounds – an online community where you can get an introduction to the Stockholm startup scene.


Coworking spaces

Epicenter - Stockholm house of innovation offers flexible workspace based on your needs at the heart of the city and Sweden's digital landscape. Besides exciting office environments, they have an excellent café, comfortable lounges and state of the art conference facilities.

Startup hub SUP46, located in the heart of Stockholm and home to more than 50 cherry-picked startups, offers a member based community and ecosystem of investors, mentors and partners. They also provide an open meeting place and host events on a regular basis.

Other coworking spaces include Entrepreneurs Church, Impact Hub, Knackeriet, Things, The Castle and Coffice.