Business location marketing; Services of the Business Promotion Agency

Invest in Bavaria is the Business Promotion Agency of the State of Bavaria. Since 1999, it has been helping companies from Germany and abroad to build up or extend a base in Bavaria.


Invest in Bavaria puts together customized information, helps to find the ideal location in Bavaria and arranges the contacts needed for implementing projects: with government agencies and associations as well as with important local networks. The services offered by Invest in Bavaria are free of charge and all inquiries are, of course, treated confidentially.

The Business Promotion Agency of the State of Bavaria is a reliable and competent partner for every phase of the investment project:

Planning and Preparation:

The better the information about potential sites, the easier it is to reach a sound and efficient investment decision. Invest in Bavaria provides companies interested in Bavaria with comparable and reliable facts and figures about the market and business environment, industry and technology networks or funding and financing instruments.

Choice of Location:

Project-related location criteria are jointly developed to meet the wishes and needs of the investor. Invest in Bavaria uses this requirement profile to draw up concrete proposals of potential sites, to identify suitable commercial properties and industrial real estate and to organize on-the-spot site inspections.

Location Implementation:

Once the location has been chosen, Invest in Bavaria makes sure that the companies receive local support from the right partners. It investigates funding options, organizes contacts with appropriate funding institutions and – if required – with possible financing partners. Invest in Bavaria also offers its assistance with tax, legal and administration issues, ensuring straightforward and smooth coordination with the relevant authorities for a particular project, the regional business development organizations or specialized service providers.

Site Development:

Even after the new business has been set up, Invest in Bavaria is still on hand for interested companies. Information on the promotion of business in Bavaria, like the trade fair participation program, all the way to tips about useful corporate databases and industry networks and arranging contacts with foreign communities are typical examples of the wide range of services offered by Invest in Bavaria. And if it is a matter of expanding an existing facility, Invest in Bavaria will be standing by ready to offer help, advice and good contacts.

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Status: 01.09.2022

Responsible for editing: Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Wirtschaft, Landesentwicklung und Energie

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