Companies operating in Slovenia
are required, under the applicable legislation, to obtain special permits and licenses
for their commercial activities. At the same time, the business licenses
are also issued for the location in which the company carries out a part or all its activities. The licenses
will attest that the respective building or office meets the local standards for safety, hygiene
and others. Our team of Slovenian lawyers
can offer legal assistance for the issuance of special permits and licenses
, depending on the characteristics of the company.
Safety and hygiene in the workplace in Slovenia
Regardless of the business activity carried out by a company in Slovenia
, the employers are obligated, under the regulations of the Health and Safety at Work Act
, to provide a safe environment for the company’s employees
. This is applicable to all types of companies, regardless of the location in which the business activity is carried out. The Act
was completed under the requirements of the Council Directive 89/391/EEC
and our team of attorneys in Slovenia
can offer more details on this subject.
According to the Article 19 of the Act, the employer is legally required to appoint a safety officer who will implement safety tasks, while the health measures will be verified by a medical representative.
It is also compulsory to establish fire safety
and evacuation measures
and to perform regular trainings
with the employees
Building permits in Slovenia
Companies operating in the real estate field in Slovenia
will need to obtain building permits
during the construction of a residential or business centre. The applicant will need to follow the regulations of the Spatial Planning Act
and the Construction Act
The company will need to receive a license from the water and sewage provider, a document which will be issued in maximum 30 days since the application form was submitted. The project will need approval from the electrical company.