Believing in the vision of United Work within its social mission to support livelihoods and its keenness to increase societal participation by integrating the small, medium and micro enterprises in the local community and empowering them economically and socially, “Şirketim” Project was launched.

The “Şirketim Project” operates within the framework of the “PEP-Promotion of Economic Prospects” programme which is financed by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and implemented by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) in cooperation with United Work.


What Is Şirketim Project ?

In Istanbul, Şirketim project aims to support small and medium sized business owners to obtain the necessary commercial registration and business operating licenses following the Turkish law. During this period, the project will cover all official expenses resulting from the registration processes.


Support and Services

Company establishment support
Registration support in the Chamber of Commerce or the Chamber of Artisans in accordance with the type of business activity
Work permit application support for non-Turkish beneficiaries
Providing e-signatures and official e-mail addresses (KEP) which are used for accessing the Electronic governmental System
Application support for business operating licenses issued by municipalities
Providing the new generation of electronic cash registers (POS) that is placed in workplaces as mandatory by law
Providing fire extinguisher that is placed in workplaces as mandatory by law
Delivering awareness sessions where participants have the opportunity to gain comprehensive knowledge about Turkish business and trade life, current tax, labour and trade laws and other relevant regulations to be complied with.


Application Criterias

If you have a workplace that you would like to register officially

If you have the financial capacity in order to operate sustainably and to afford legal expenses such as social security premums, taxes and accounting service fee etc. resulting from operating a formal business

For non-Turkish citizens, if you reside in Istanbul with a valid ID for at least 6 months


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19 Mayıs Cad. 19 Mayıs Mah. No:35 A Kat:1, 34360 Fulya - Şişli/İstanbul


Turgut Reis, Fatih Blv. No:306 D:kat 5, 34930 Sultanbeyli/İstanbul


0212 274 63 20