Entrepreneurs receive support through grants, supporting institutions and entrepreneurial infrastructure.
Why is Rijeka a suitable place for investment and a city enabling successful business, which projects are ready for investment in a wider Rijeka area and which projects represent development impulses of the city?
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
Lease and temporary use of business and other premises owned by the City.
Entrepreneurs having their companies’ registered offices in Rijeka are obliged to pay state and city taxes, as well as certain types of charges.
Postponement of payment, debt payment by instalments, sale, write off and partial write off of claims
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 following activities fall within the competence of the City of Rijeka: awarding concessions for distributing thermal energy and chimney sweeping services, while concessionary approvals are assigned for performing activities in the maritime domain.
Licences to perform taxi services, extraordinary transport and excessive use of unclassified roads, and legal regulation relating to business operation.
The operational programme with 22 measures adapted to the requests of entrepreneurs
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 entrepreneurial infrastructure of the City of Rijeka do not have to be economic operators.