Where to invest in Croatia?

The availability of skilled and adequate employees, modern infrastructure, an accommodating government and business environment are just some of the characteristics that a certain location should have

Selecting a right location for your investment project and setting up a business activity is one of the most important issues in all branches of industry.  

In administrative terms, Croatia is divided in 20 counties and the City of Zagreb. Each county has its own entrepreneurial zones intended for specific business activities, offering various additional local support. 

In order to find out more about investment conditions and potential in Croatian counties and to obtain reliable and accurate location specific data, contact us.

Entrepreneurial zones

In its entire territory, Croatia has over 100 entrepreneurial zones with complete infrastructure offering entrepreneurs an encouraging surrounding for conducting their business activities on the local level. 

Equipped with utility services, owned by municipalities or towns, having clear ownership and excellent logistic and traffic connections (quick access to motorways, close vicinity to river/sea ports and railways), zone users are offered some additional support by local communities such as relief from utility tax, lower payments for municipal services for zone users, lower land prices, etc. 

For more information on entrepreneurial zones, contact us, or visit Agency for Investments and Competitiveness – Business Zone data base.

County profiles

The territory of the Republic of Croatia is divided into 20 counties and the City of Zagreb (that has the status of a county as well). Each county has its geographical, economic and other advantages that can prevail in the process of deciding where to start up a businness activity. They are all characterized by specific location, business conditions and investment potential. 

In order to find out more details about each Croatian county’s infrastructure, educational structure and availability of skilled labor force, costs of doing business, local support provided to investors by the counties, towns and municipalities as well as available investment locations, please contact us.

Full info on why, where and how to invest in Croatia you may find at Croatian Chamber of Economy's site Invest in Croatia