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We promote business

We encourage and enable committed minds. We support founders, entrepreneurs and aspiring young professionals in their challenges. Our task is to secure and further develop Erlangen as a business location. In this way, entrepreneurial activity remains possible and attractive. Network with us on LinkedIn and find out the latest news about Erlangen as a business location.


Car doors
Automotive, Automotive supplier, Transformation, Network, Support, Metropolitan Region, Innovation

transform_EMN: Prospects for automotive suppliers

The transform_EMN project supports small and medium-sized enterprises in the automotive industry in the Nuremberg Metropolitan Region in their transformation.

International, Promotion, SME, Settlement, Branch, Business, Support

Business Support Center reloaded

Inter-municipal project promotes settlement of foreign companies

Café, Opening, gluten free, Downtown, Gastronomy

Erlangen's first gluten-free café

In November, the first and only gluten-free café opened in downtown Erlangen. From cakes to coffee beans, everything is gluten-free.

Opening, Restaurant, Vegan, Animal welfare, Cats, Cat temple, Downtown, Gastronomy

For a coffee with four-legged friends

In the newly opened restaurant "KATZENTEMPEL" guests can feast on vegan dishes and pet cats. The residents of the restaurant provide Etnschleunigung.

Commercial space & real estate

You are interested in renting commercial space?

We can help you find the right property.

You are looking for a commercial property in our city?

We are happy to support you and inform you not only about urban areas, but also about real estate offers from private sources.

Contact us.

Tel. +49 (0)9131 / 86 2980


Information for founders

Foundation, found, independent, Grant, Consulting, financial aid, Register business

Fit to start up successfully? Free startup check

Consultation hour for start-ups

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Funding, Foundation, Promotion, financial aid, Credit, Grant

Financial support

Service, Promotion offers foundation, Funding database, Startup in Bavaria - Gründerportal Bayern, Guide to independence

Business start-up; consulting and promotion

In the Free State of Bavaria, the prospects of being successfully self-employed are particularly favorable. In order to make Bavaria the frontrunner in terms of start-ups, the Bavarian state government has launched the initiative Gründerland Bayern.
Service, Affixing name and company, Registration trade, Vending machine installation, open own store, open own store, open your own business, open your own store, Open retail store, open retail store, Establish company, Company formation, Do business, Business opening, Business deregistration online, Business registration online, Business ad, Show trades online, Business ad online, Commercial enterprise, Trade re-registration, Open snack, register snack, register business online, online business ad, Open online store, open online store, Open online store, open online store, Travel trade, Become self-employed, set up your own business, business application, Trade notification, trade registration, registration, trade re-registration, trade deregistration, trades requiring a permit, trades requiring supervision, travel trade, real estate agent, application by EU citizen, application by non-EU citizen, restaurant permit, auction, duplicate

Business registration; business registration

If you want to start a standing trade, you must report this. You must also report the start of operation of a branch office or a dependent branch office, as well as the relocation of the business.


found, Foundation, Innovation, Technology, StratUp

Innovation and Start-up Center (IGZ)

found, Business incubator, Innovation, Technology, Network

Medical Valley Center (MVC)


Dept. of Economic Development and Labor


Nägelsbachstraße 40
91052 Erlangen


Montag: 8:30 - 12:00 Uhr und 14:00 - 15:00 Uhr
Dienstag: 8:30 - 12:00 Uhr
Donnerstag: 08:30 - 12:00 Uhr
Freitag: 08:30 - 12:00 Uhr