Startup assistance Startup advice from the City of Munich

At Munich’s Business Startup Office we provide Munich citizens with basic knowledge about starting a business or working in the liberal professions. We cover areas such as startup formalities, business plan, choice of legal form and tax overview, social and company insurance, subsidies and financial aid, seminars and events, fffice space and startup centers. Our services are free of charge. Please note that we cannot advise on insurance, tax, or legal issues.

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  • By phone
    +49 89 233 21759 Mon.–Thurs. 1 – 5 p.m.
  • By e-mail or use our contact form below
    We will respond timely to your request. Please include your questions and a phone number for a call back.

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To arrange an appointment for consultation please send us the completed appointment form (PDF, 35 KB) and note our information on data protection (PDF, 88 KB).


How do I find tax advisors, legal experts and insurance professionals?

Please understand that for legal reasons Munich’s Business Startup Office is not allowed to provide individual tax or legal advice or help with insurances. We may not recommend or refer you to a particular professional or business.

We have listed several options to help you with your search.

Expanding your contacts by attending workshops, seminars and other events for new businesses can open doors to recommendations. Check out our events section!