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Services for Start-ups

The Office for Economic Development is a central contact point for the private sector at the city administration. Our services are free of charge.

For business start-ups we offer:

  • advice on preparing a business plan
  • advice on how to start up a business under Germany’s law on foreigners
  • information about funding and loans
  • viability certificates
  • operation of the start-up and innovation centre BonnProfits
  • network offers, e.g. for knowledge-based service providers and women
  • support concerning employment of international staff in cooperation with the immigration office

For further information, please contact:

Central contact point: Office of Economic Development
Head of office: Victoria Appelbe