How to set up a company in Denmark?
Depending on the nature of your activity in Denmark, the type of structure that best suits your project on the Danish market (liaison or representative office, subsidiary, branch), and the legal form of business in Denmark that you will choose (sole proprietorship, limited liability company, etc...), the administrative procedures and formalities for the formation of the company in Denmark may vary. Generally, the steps to create and register a company in Denmark are:
- Choice of the legal form under Danish law and the social capital
- Drafting the company statutes in Danish.
- Opening a Danish bank account
- Registering the company in the Danish trade register
- Obtaining a Danish tax identification number
After these steps of creation, you will receive all the necessary legal documents attesting the legal existence of your company or subsidiary in Denmark. Your Denmark business will also have to meet the specific accounting requirements of Danish business law.
Denmark: Merger & Acquisition (M&A)
Setting up your business in Denmark and starting from scratch to develop it in the Danish market can be an exciting challenge, but it can also be time consuming. Sometimes it is more interesting and faster to acquire a Danish competitor that is already well established in the Danish market. It is therefore necessary to study the Danish market carefully to detect the most interesting companies.
To create a company in Denmark, it is strongly advised to be accompanied by a Danish lawyer or an Danish expert who will be able to save you many problems in front of the subtleties of the Danish business law.
nativExpand is your gateway to facilitate the creation of your company in Denmark. Thanks to a network of experts in company incorporation on the Danish market, we will accompany you and put you in contact with a Danish professional, ideally an English speaker or speaking your language.