We answer all your questions

Companies already based in Basel will find unbureaucratic support. The Economic Development Unit of the Canton of Basel-Stadt is the point of contact for companies in the Canton of Basel-Stadt.

The Hammering Man at Aeschenplatz.
The Hammering Man at Aeschenplatz.

Contact point for companies

The contact point is the central information point for all companies based in Basel-Stadt. We assist you with your questions and concerns regarding the public administration and help you to find the right contact partner.

Contact us and inform us about your needs.

A to Z for companies

Are you looking for the right contact point within the public administration of the Canton of Basel-Stadt? We have created a concise directory with the most important topics and contacts for companies in Basel-Stadt.

Real estate procurement

As a company, how do you find the appropriate property for your rental office, your laboratory or next building extension in the Canton of Basel-Stadt? The Economic Development Unit assumes the role of a facilitator between companies, the real estate business and the public administration. For larger projects, we offer advisory support in order to provide all participants with the best possible decision making basis. Please contact the cantonal Economic Development Unit directly.

Companies that would like to newly establish themselves in Basel are supported professionally by BaselArea.swiss


As the promoter of innovation and business for the cantons of Basel-Stadt, Basel-Landschaft and Jura, BaselArea.swiss supports companies that sustainably contribute to maintaining Basel's momentum as a business location. Swiss and foreign company founders and companies are supported in the implementation of their innovation and business projects in the region. Foreign companies are advised efficiently and comprehensively throughout the entire relocation process (evaluation, site selection, site visit and business development). Start-ups and companies from the Basel region receive comprehensive support from a single source – from the first market evaluation to development initiatives and the establishment of contact with potential business partners.