The Metropolis Nice Côte d’Azur benefits from many economic and geographical assets, giving an important level of quality of life. On the business side, economic opportunities have grown to a significant standard, making the area one of the key places in Europe to grow a company.
The Metropolis Nice Côte d’Azur is strengthening its support for the establishment of foreign companies in order to accelerate investment decisions, in coherence with strategic economic sectors (health, biotechnology, green and clean tech, mobility, blue tech, creative industries, social economy).
The grant ranges from 30 000 to 50 000 €.
Application form requires the following information. Applications can be send in a single PDF file :
• Year of creation of the company
• Headquarter Address
• Expected location for the local company (must be in the area of Nice, or within the Metropolis Nice Côte d’Azur)
• Legal registration document (Kbis for french companies)
• Certificate of compliance with tax and social obligations
• Number of employees (actual and expected following the creation of the local company)
• Latest accounting documents (showing overall Income for 2021 and 2022 forecast)
• Bank account identification document
Concerning the evaluation of the project regarding its economic potential, further information needs to be included in your application form :
• Description of the local project (technical, hiring strategy, financial forecast, etc.), and the relevance regarding the overall strategy ;
• Degree of innovation (technical or scientific, TRL, patents, expectations regarding the local connections with the ecosystem)
• Certificat of non-dismissal for economic reasons in the last 12 months
• Social and environnemental impact of your pojects (nature, certifications, compliance with sustainable development targets, etc.)
• Planning and schedule
• How much are you planning to invest in the Côte d’Azur to set up your company and project?
(overall cost of establishment including the financing of material assets, acquisition costs and operating expenses)
The application form should be send to the following adress : firstname.lastname@example.org