Establishing a company in Spain


Fact sheets prepared by the prestigious Cuatrecasas law firm for ICEX-Invest in Spain, which give a very practical, step-by-step summary of the procedures required for a foreign investor to establish a company in Spain, whether by setting up a public limited company or a limited liability company, by acquiring an existing company or setting up a branch, or also through a representative office

Setting up a company in Spain is simple. The existing types of companies in our country are consistent with those in OECD countries and offer a wide range of possibilities to meet the needs of different types of foreign investors who wish to invest in Spain or from Spain. These fact sheets describe the key points about the main methods available for investing in Spain, and the essential steps that foreign investors must complete to establish or operate each of them.