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SETTING UP YOUR BUSINESS IN FRANCE
THE REGISTRATION PROCESS
The registration of any new business in France is carried out through a business registration center: « Centre de Formalité des Entreprises » (CFE), a one-stop service for companies enabling them to file a single document to register, change (registration number, address, legal structure, activity etc…) or close down their activity.
The CFE in Rennes is located at the Ille-et-Vilaine Chamber of Commerce & Industry : 2 Avenue de la Préfecture, 35042 RENNES
If your language proficiency and your knowledge of the French legal and fiscal systems are adequate, feel free to download the various forms needed to create a company in France from the Rennes Chamber of Commerce website.
Otherwise, the Ille-et-Vilaine Chamber of Commerce and The World Trade Center Rennes Bretagne can offer assistance in English to foreign entrepreneurs who wish to create a business in the Rennes, Saint-Malo, Fougères, Vitré and Redon areas through a step by step administrative support or a tailored solutoin to set up a business in France.
For information regarding investing in the Bretagne region, feel free to visit Bretagne Commerce International’s website specifically designed to help foreign entrepreneurs who wish to invest in Bretagne: www.invest-in-bretagne.org
Business France also publishes every year a series of booklets designed to help foreign investors understand France’s legal structures, visas, social protection, taxation, government support etc… :
Booklet 1 : legal structures, partnerships, opening a bank account, employment law, business taxes etc…
Booklet 2 : visas, self-employment, social protection, taxes etc…
Booklet 3 : government support and finance => how to finance investment projects, receive funding for training, recruitment, innovation, R&D etc…
by Filling out the following form
Or by phone : +33 (0)2 99 33 66 99 (An English speaking operator will answer your call)