, there are a few printing businesses
, mainly located in cities, which offer their services on a small scale to their clients, including printing of business cards, flyers, invitations, catalogues and posters. In this article, our Cypriot company formation consultants
explain how to set up a print shop in Cyprus
Permits, licenses and inspections for print shops in Cyprus
The majority of print shops also have retail stores and manufacturing facilities and need local business permits, state tax registrations and retail sales certificates. They also have to be inspected for safety and environmental issues.
In case the print shop
is set up as a corporation, limited liability company
or partnership, the necessary steps required to open
entities in Cyprus
have to be followed.
As about the store conditions, entrepreneurs can either rent a store or a facility for their print shop in Cyprus, however, it has to respect the local planning, zoning, safety and environmental criteria.
Conditioned by the type of equipment and shop, the work area should have the appropriate ventilation, electricity, drainage, air conditioning and water service.
The printing equipment could necessitate an industrial or commercial electrical system and it could yield wastewater and airborne pollutants.
Our company formation
advisors in Cyprus
can provide more information on the demands and restrictions set in place in Cyprus for the type of print shop you wish to set up.
Steps required to set up a print shop in Cyprus
• Find a niche in the printing field;
• Get familiarized with the industry standards;
• Attentively choose your words when delivering your products to your clients;
• Establish what type of equipment you will use;
• Do your due diligence on your competition and the equipment they are using;
• Do your due diligence on the available printing equipment from different manufacturers;
If you would like to know more about the printing industry in Cyprus
, or if you wish to open
any type of a Cypriot company
, please contact
our company formation
consultant in Cyprus