Canton Zurich Startup Package

Canton Zurich

Zurich boasts superb location attributes, including a high quality of life, fiscal attractiveness, excellent universities, proximity to Zurich Airport and a large number of international companies. Zurich is one of the most important financial centers and the third-largest insurance location in the world. Zurich’s internationally-acknowledged excellent reputation is another favorable location factor. With respect to FinTech, we see great potential for all business models in the fields of blockchain technologies, peer-to-peer learning and InsurTech.

Exclusive SFS Startup Offer

Business and Economic Development

We support, expedite and connect!

– Companies interested in relocating, from Switzerland or abroad

– Resident companies requiring assistance from the cantonal administration 

– Individuals who would like to found a company

– Work permits: processing of applications of foreign nationals

– Regulatory affairs: Implementation of the Administrative Relief Act and advice on the subject of permits

We see our role as door openers to helpful points of contact across all services.

Services:

Information for newcomers: International Schools & Relocation

Relocation: We offer guidance to companies, from the evaluation process to the start of business, click here.

Work permits for nationals from third countries (non-EU 27 / non-EFTA citizens): Work permits in the Canton of Zurich

Founding a company: How to go about setting up a company in Switzerland

Free of charge initial consulting at the Startzentrum: Everything for young entrepreneurs

Contact Details:

Eva May
Head Financial Services

Business and Economic Development
Office for Economy and Labour

Walchestrasse 19
8090 Zürich, Switzerland

Phone: +41 (0)43 259 49 92
eva.may@vd.zh.ch
www.location.zh.ch

www.zurich.financial.center