Starting a Business

Starting a business requires registration with a number of entities.  Some activities also require a licence to be able to operate.  A number of entities provide support to start-ups through various incentives and schemes offered.  Click on the relevant links below for more information and application  forms.

Registration of a Business​

Licence and Permits

Registration for Tax​

Registration for VAT

Social Security

Registration of Employment

Professional Qualifications


Start-up Support & Facilities​

Incentives and Schemes

Data Protection

Cross Border (Temporary) Services


last updated March 2022