Doing Business in the Czech Republic

  • Can foreigners start a business in the Czech Republic?

    Yes, foreign natural persons or legal entities can incorporate a limited liability company, within the borders of the country or remote at Czech consulates abroad....
  • Do I need an address for my company?

    Yes, all Czech limited liability companies must have a local registered address. If you don’t have an office address, you can use our registered business address service. We handle your incoming letters, and scan and send them to your email ...
  • Can I start my Czech business remotely?

    Yes, the company can be established without visiting the Czech Republic via the Power of Attorney. You can sign a Power of Attorney in the Czech embassy in your home country. This is possible for less than € 800 starting capital companies....
  • How can I open my business bank account?

    We will prepare all necessary documents to apply for a business bank account, you need to be at the bank personally to activate the account. If your registered capital is more than € 800 your company must have a business bank account....
  • Can I start my business without a bank account?

    Yes, if your company registered capital is up to € 800 you don’t need a bank account for showing starting capital. So you don’t need to visit the Czech Republic to activate the business account. You can start your business fully ...
  • How long does the company registration take in the Czech Republic?

    Once all the documents are ready, it usually takes us 10 business days to register a company. In 10 or fewer business days your limited company will be ready to start a business....
  • Can I apply for Czech Business Visa?

    Yes, you must provide documents showing your legal bond (executive) with the Czech company. You can corporate your company and apply for this visa type, you must have a sustainable and commercial business in the Czech Republic. The most important ...
  • Can I hire foreign employees for my Czech company?

    Yes, you can hire a Czech citizen or foreigner as an employee. If the employee is a non-EU citizen the employee card application procedure takes a couple of months. The foreign employee can have 2 years of employee and residence card. And it can b...
  • Can I attend to the local nominee director of my company?

    Yes, a local nominee director provides advantages to handling local operations and opening a business bank account. Please contact us for more information....
  • What are EORI and VAT numbers?

    EORI stands for “Economic Operators Registration and Identification number”. Businesses and people wishing to trade must use the EORI number as an identification number in all customs procedures. The VAT registration number is the uniq...
  • Limited liability company incorporation necessary documents

    Passport and ID copies of director(s) and shareholder(s)Criminal record of the director(s) and shareholder(s) (Apostilled and translated into Czech)If the owner/shareholder of the company will be another company, the activity certi...
  • Public Health Insurance Companies in the Czech Republic

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  • List of fields of activities of the Czech Free Trade License

    1. Provision of services for agriculture, horticulture, fishing, forestry and hunting2. Professional forest management3. Production of forest management plans and outlines4. Handling of the reproductive material of forestry plants5...