Opening a company in Brussels
Brussels is the capital city of Belgium and also the place where the EU’s headquarters are based. The Brussels-Capital Region encompasses 19 municipalities, each run at a local level by its own government. The largest of these municipalities is the City of Brussels.
The Brussels-Capital Region has great infrastructure, provides quick access to important European institutions and the Government implements various measures to attract and maintain investments in the region’s municipalities.
is located close to important European capitals like Paris, Amsterdam or London, has a multilingual population
and has a good business climate
Company formation in Brussels
The company’s deed of incorporation and its articles of association need to be registered with the Crossroads Bank of Enterprises and with the Commercial Court; finally, they are published in the Belgian Official Gazette.
Two of the most popular types of companies in Belgium
are the private limited liability company
(Société Privée à Responsabilité Limitée) and the company limited by shares
(Société Anonyme ).
International corporations that want to do business in Brussels
can open a branch
or a representative office. Our Belgian company formation experts
can help you register your company and obtain an enterprise number, register for VAT
, obtain all other permits and licenses and set-up a new office by renting or buying real estate in Brussels.
Reasons to invest in Belgium
Belgium is a country that provides numerous investment opportunities
and has an excellent location in Europe
. Entrepreneurs interested in company formation in Brussels
benefit first-hand from the advantages offered by this multicultural and well-connected European capital.
Some of the most important reasons to invest in Belgium include:
- good location and easy access throughout Europe;
- multilingual and qualified workforce;
- tax incentives and European subsidies for companies.
If you want to open a Belgian company, Brussels is a good location to base your business.