is one of the most important economies of the European Union (EU) and also one of the most visited states in the region. With great weather conditions and a rich history, Spain represents a top attraction
for tourists around the world and it can be the perfect location to open a travel agency
; our company formation agents
can help throughout this process.
Tourism in Spain
If you are interested to register a company in Spain
in the field of tourism
, you should know that starting from 2014 the industry attracted more visitors, recovering after few years of economic struggle. Tourism in Spain
is seen as an industry which has the potential of economic development
; you can find out more from our company formation specialists in Spain
At the level of 2014, Spain has received 64,9 million tourists, setting a new record in terms of visitors; tourists who have visited Spain in 2014 were from United Kingdom (14 million tourists), France, Germany and the Nordic States.
Tourists usually visit Spain for its beautiful, large cities such as Madrid or Barcelona, or for its summer resorts, but in 2014 the most visited location in Spain was Alhambra. More than 60% of the tourists are interested to see Catalonia, the Canary Islands or the Balearic Islands.
Incorporating a travel agency in Spain
In order to open a company in Spain
, the investor must follow several steps that will ensure him or her that the business respects the provisions of the Spanish legislation
. Our company formation specialists
can offer you assistance in this matter, but you should know that the most important steps are the following:
• the registration of the name of the business must be done at the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office;
according to the investor’s needs, he or she must choose the legal entity
representing the company; Spanish legislation
offers ten options in this matter, but the most common are: limited liability company, partnership, sole proprietor or public limited company; our company formation specialists
can present to you the main advantages of each legal structure.
• create a business plan for your company;
• find financing or apply for a loan (if needed);
• find a place to accommodate to the needs of the company;
• obtain permits or licenses according to the business activity you are involved with.