Estonia is a startup paradise
Estonia ranks third in Europe regarding the highest number of startups per capita and 6x higher than the European average.
Successful startup community
The healthy startup community in Estonia is connecting various science parks, business hubs, innovation centres and networks of investors.
The Estonian government provides support to the would-be startup entrepreneurs. They can get help from support organizations.
1- Submit your business plan
Your startup business plan is reviewed by Startup Estonia committee. You receive a startup CODE to apply for a visa or a temporary residence permit if your startup get approved by the committee.
2- register a company
In case you do not yet have a registered company in Estonia, you can only apply for a visa. We help you to establish your company to apply for a residence permit and guide you during the process.
3- Apply for a residence permit
After you registered your company in Estonia, you can apply for either a visa (both short-term or long-term) or a temporary residence permit for startup business (allowing an up to 5 years stay).