The Guichet entreprises business portal assists you throughout the life of your business, providing advice, evaluations and useful links to other bodies.
The Centre de formalités (Chamber of Trades) and the Espace entreprises (Chamber of Commerce) provide help with formalities and administrative procedures.
Business owners also have various options for getting sector support, such as:
- the Companies Exchange, for company takeovers and putting buyers in contact with sellers;
- the Cross-border Companies Exchange, for selling and taking over companies in France, Luxembourg and Belgium.
Any business looking to operate in Luxembourg can get support from the government in relation to setting up, taking over, opening a branch, managing staff, etc.
In the event of a dispute, private individuals may apply to an Ombudsman who acts as an intermediary between public authorities and citizens.
Business owners can receive a guide on support for innovative projects and setting up innovative businesses from the Luxembourg portal for innovation and research. They can also download files and access a "toolbox" on innovation management techniques (IMT).
Luxinnovation promotes innovation and research. It monitors those setting up innovative businesses and puts them in contact with technology partners.
Business angels have generally made their fortune in a particular sector and wish to offer their knowledge and experience. This contribution often translates into capital increases and participation in decision-making processes.
Access to finance is crucial for setting up and running a business.