Running a business in Denmark

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Read about start-up, recruiting, selling and trading with your new business in Denmark.

At Norden Business you can find information on how to start up a business, recruit staff and operate in the Nordic region. You can also find information on how to sell or trade products in another Nordic market, or hire staff across the borders of the Nordic countries.

At the European portal Your Europe you can read more about the rules for starting a business in another EU or EEA country. Enterprise Europe Network is a network that helps you with questions about the EU and the European market.

Starting a business in Denmark

If you want to start up a business in Denmark, you can obtain information about setting up, recruiting and running a business from various authorities. You can obtain specific details on how to plan and get started with your business, and how to choose a company form and company name, create a business plan and register your business.

Information about running a business in Denmark is available from the Danish Business Authority site ‘Business in Denmark’. If your company wishes to establish itself in the Øresund region, you can contact Øresunddirekt Business.

Danish companies in the Nordic region

Danish companies who wish to establish themselves in or to trade with other countries can obtain help from the Trade Council or the Danish Business Authority. If your company wishes to establish itself in the Øresund region, you can contact Øresunddirekt Business.

Contact authority

If you have any questions about starting or running a business in Denmark, you can contact the Danish Business Authority.

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Info Norden is the information service of the Nordic Council of Ministers. Here you can find info and tips if you wish to move, work, study, seek support or start a business in the Nordic region.