Start a company in Ukraine

Opening a company in Ukraine
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The Ukrainian economic market holds boundless potential for foreign and domestic investors.

Many businessmen and businesswomen are getting in on the ground floor by opening a company in Ukraine. But how does one open a company in Ukraine? Starting a company in Ukraine is easy if you know what to do.

Types of company you may open in Ukraine

joint-stock company

a representative office or entrepreneurship

LLC — the most common and easiest one to set up

To open a company will require plenty of documentation

But once you have all the paperwork ready, the process won't take longer than one or two days. Shareholders can be foreign or domestic, but the director can only be a Ukrainian national or someone with permission to reside in Ukraine.

To start a company in Ukraine, the investors and shareholders would need a Ukrainian tax number that can be obtained through a lawyer or representative in the country

GT Invest can become your representative in Ukraine. Our company will accompany the foreign businessman at all stages of opening a company and building a business. You will not need to worry about anything, you can fully rely on GT Invest.

As a foreign national

you and those you hire would need to apply for work or residence permits and sometimes both.

When you start your company in Ukraine

make sure you abide by all the legislation and regulations.

If you are unfamiliar with Ukrainian law

looking into hiring a lawyer who is well-versed in the topic of starting a company in Ukraine would be useful.

Many foreign businessmen want to open a company in Kyiv above all other areas due to it being the capital of Ukraine and the most populous city

The basic process of how to start your company in Ukraine is largely the same no matter which city you choose to set up in.
You can use the services of a lawyer from GT Invest’s partners Arzinger.
You may read more detailed information on opening an LLC and other legal aspects of starting a business in Ukraine, prepared by GT Invest specialist, in our blog.

Technically, it is quite easy to set up a company in Ukraine. But it is worth doing this only with a partner who understands the legislation of Ukraine and business. And GT Invest will gladly act as such a partner for you.

If you have a strong idea and want to implement it in Ukraine, let's act together! We know how to start a business and make it profitable!
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