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Planning to start a business in Norway?

Are you planning to start a business in Norway, make sure you have the right partner by your side. Although Norway is renowned for its secure and business-friendly environment, there are several essential considerations to keep in mind before delving into the process of establishing a business in Norway. 


Our team of lawyers and staff possesses expertise across various facets of business law. Emphasizing close collaboration, our services are meticulously tailored to meet the uniqe needs of our diverse clientele, including both businesses and individuals. 

At Magnus Legal, we have dedicated ourselves to being a premier partner for foreign companies seeking a business establishment in Norway. As the preferred choice for international companies engaging in business activities in Norway, we cater to a diverse clientele, spanning from startups to multinational groups across a wide array of industries.  

"They helped navigate a difficult scenario with pragmatic and cost efficient recommendations. Great attitude and excellent communications. Built trust from the initial consultation and continued to project close."

Ben Brayford


Geo Oceans Pty Ltd

Explore our business law expertise

Establish a business in Norway
Do you need help establishing your business in Norway?
Corporate tax
Let Magnus Legal take care of your tax and reporting obligations.
VAT in Norway
Ensure compliance with the Norwegian law.
Work in Norway
Magnus Legal assists both foreign employers and expatriates with Norwegian compliance obligations.
Labour law
It can be challenging to relate to the Norwegian regulations. Ask us for advice.
Magnus Legal has considerable experience with legal assistance for expats.
Individual tax return
Our consultants and tax lawyers can assist so you do not overlook deductions or risk being fined.
We assist our clients with achieving their sustainability goals
Corporate law
We offer assistance with all areas in a company’s lifecycle, from incorporation to liquidation.
Public procurement in Norway
The Norwegian legislation for public procurement applies to purchases of goods and services within most industries.
Conclusion of contracts has both great practical and principle importance for business operations.
International reach
Magnus Legal is a member of MSI Global Alliance (MSI), a leading international association of independent legal and accounting firms.
Real Estate
Let the professionals in Magnus Legal assist with your real estate transactions.

“Magnus Legal successfully represented one of our clients in a dispute with the tax office. They proved to be very knowledgeable in tax law and offered excellent advice on strategy. Absolute pleasure to work with. They take the time to understand your case and are very responsive and personal.”

A. (Ari) van Leeuwen


INCVRIA - incuria.nl

Do it right

As always, it is better to do the right things from the beginning than to tidy up afterwards. Click for an article that gives a brief overview of the required actions applicable to foreign companies with business operations in Norway, including information on registration, reporting and tax liability in Norway.


Do the right things when doing business in Norway

Legal assistance - personal attention

Our lawyers emphasize personal service, individual attention and a close and informal cooperation based on trust. Our goal is to provide high quality legal assistance in a timely manner and at reasonable rates. All services are customized to the individual needs of our clients, whether business or individual.


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Norwegian business culture

Whether you are planning a business trip to Norway, relocating or setting up a new business here, an understanding of the Norwegian business culture could help you off to a good start. This article points out some of the most important issues when navigating through Norwegian business life.


Increase your chances of success: Norwegian business culture

Business opportunities

Because of the estimated increase in investment within oil and gas, manufacturing, mining and quarrying and electricity supply the opportunities in Norway has increased.

Make sure your company is prepared and qualified to win contracts in Norway.


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