Aargau Businesses

The canton of Aargau focuses on technology, energy and culture.

With its ideal location in the heart of Europe, the canton of Aargau is situated in one of the strongest Swiss economic regions surrounded by Zurich, Basle, Bern and Lucerne. With 30,000 businesses, a concentration of high-tech know-how and 270,000 qualified employees, it offers you the best conditions for long-term business success.

Take advantage of the location benefits of the canton of Aargau now. We would be pleased to assist you and advise you personally on the issues most relevant to you.

Real estate

Commercial real estate and plots of land in the canton of Aargau at attractive prices compared to the rest of Switzerland.

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Benefit from an attractive tax climate for businesses and private individuals.

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Advice on living and working in the canton of Aargau.

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Legal corporate structures

The most common legal structures are the joint-stock company ('Aktiengesellschaft') and the limited liability company ('Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung'). Aargau Services Economic Promotion will be pleased to show you which corporate structure is the right one for you and how you will need to proceed to set a company up or change from one structure to another.

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Permits/Customs formalities

Do you have any questions on the process of applying for a permit? Please get in touch – we'll be pleased to help with any issues regarding work or residence permits, building permits or professional licenses.

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Do you need financing for your business activities or to launch an innovative product or service? Aargau Services Economic Promotion will show you what options are available.

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Simple and customized solutions

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