Practical assistance for setting up a business

Do you want to set up a company or a branch in the Canton of Valais? Economic Promotion Valais can provide you with proactive support. Our skilled Case Managers advise you free of charge on all the steps you need to take to make your idea a reality. In particular, they can provide you with:

Support in finding suitable premises, industrial sites, laboratories, science parks, etc.

The opportunity to set up in one of the 7 sites at the Valais technology park, where you will be close to various industries, research institutes, SMEs and start-ups

Support with administrative formalities and taxation (setting up the company, finding notaries, banks, insurance companies and trustees, venture capital, partial tax exemption)

Financial assistance in the form of direct loans, bank credit guarantees or equity

Networking with research institutes and other economic stakeholders (industries, SMEs, start-ups, etc.)

Advice on the recruitment of skilled labour and on residence permit and work permit issues

Valais4you: Practical advice to help experts from around the world relocate to and settle in Valais (e.g. advice about childcare, integration and getting around)

Do you have a business project in mind, or even just a question?

Please get in touch with Economic Promotion Valais contact centre. We will be happy to advise you.

« The support of Economic Promotion Valais helps local businesses drive customer loyalty and enables us to plan for the longer-term. »

Philippe Zurkirchen, together with Sophie Kleinknecht Zurkirchen and Arnaud Kleinknecht