Entrepreneurs receive support through grants, supporting institutions and entrepreneurial infrastructure.
Data provided by the Financial Agency (FINA) on companies with their registered offices in Rijeka (without data on banks and state institutions with their registered office outside Rijeka and without data on crafts) and future development trends and prospects.
All you need to know before starting entrepreneurial activity, where assistance can be provided, which obligations need to be fulfilled by entrepreneurs and the subsidies that they can count on
The lease and temporary use of business and other premises owned by the City.
The entrepreneurs having their companies’ registered offices in Rijeka are obliged to pay state and city taxes, as well as certain types of charges, depending on their operation and the kind of premises used to perform business activity. Charges payable to the City of Rijeka Taxes
Natural persons and legal entities may ask for a postponement of payment, debt payment by instalments, arrange factoring, a write-off or a partial write-off of claims deriving from debts that represent the budget revenues of the City of Rijeka. Requests relate to the following revenues: lease of business premises and pubic urban areas under a…
Rijeka development agency PORIN was set up in 1996 as a business incubator and has been continuously developing ever since as a supporting institution for the development of small and medium-sized entrepreneurship, while since 2004 as a development agency. “Porin” represents joined activities aimed at entire development in the territory of the city of Rijeka. The…
Incentives are provided to new entrepreneurs through incubators, while through co-working they have possibilities of networking and working in joint business premises.
The City of Rijeka awards concessions for performing retail marketing activities, distributing thermal energy and chimney sweeping services, while a concessionary approval is assigned for performing activities in the maritime domain. Distribution of thermal energy Concession and concessionary approval in the maritime domain Registry of concessions Retail markets and chimney sweeping services
Licences to perform taxi services, extraordinary transport and the excessive use of an unclassified road, and legal regulations tied to business operation.
The goal of the General programme aimed at encouraging the development of entrepreneurship in the city is to create a favourable entrepreneurial environment for entrepreneurial activities, the development of entrepreneurial climate and to provide the preconditions for the development of entrepreneurial skills in the territory of the city of Rijeka.
Encouraging effective cooperation between the private, public and scientific research sectors through clusters.
Innovation management from the idea stage to the market, development of products based on discoveries and scientific knowledge, education, use of offices and laboratories.
Innovative infrastructure and a polygon aimed at increasing investments made by the business sector in research and development activities.
Programmes that contribute to the development of Rijeka as a tourism destination, in particular of urban tourism, and increase tourist traffic.
The City of Rijeka lays down working hours, rules for setting up terraces, consumption tax and controls noise levels at terraces.
Possibilities of organising outdoor and indoor events and extended working hours of hospitality facilities during various manifestations.
Unlike in the case of other incubators, the beneficiaries of the entrepreneurship infrastructure of the City of Rijeka do not have to be economic operators.