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Hello, I want to open a small shop for baby clothes in Belgium. I am a EU Resident and have official address in Belgium. Where must I go to start the procedure of opening a company and is a certificate of certain course necessary for this business?
How long does it take approximately to do this?
Thank you

by Raya on 05 Jul 2016
Arent Lievens

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You should start by going to a "ondernemingsloket" (in french "guichets d’entreprises agréés") where they will check which diploma's or certificates you need (or already have). For addresses:

It is also useful to go to an accountant for a first advice. Depending on your businessplan, it might be necessary to start up a limited company.

kind regards,
Arent Lievens

by Arent Lievens on 11 Jul 2016

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