The First Saint Petersburg Business Incubator offers perfect conditions for setting up your business!
The first business incubator of Saint Petersburg was established in 2006 as part of the city small business support program and is a favorable environment for the development of a starting business.
The basic service of the business incubator is leasing office and business rooms (conference halls, negotiation rooms, classrooms) on special terms. The rent for residents is from 243.75 to 780 rubles per square meter a month depending on the time of being within the business incubator. The rest of the rent is redeemed by the municipal budget.
The residents of the business incubator are offered a free set of services for business development such as legal and book-keeping services, IT and PR support, advertising, education, consulting, cooperation in fund raising, organization of participation in trade fairs, forums and other special events, an opportunity to use the services of regional and foreign partners of the incubator and integrated infrastructure service.
Legal entities or self-employed entrepreneurs being registered in Saint Petersburg not more than 2 years can become residents of the business incubator.
In order to become a resident, one should apply to the Business and Consumer Market Development Committee of Saint Petersburg attaching registration documents and a business plan in any format (plan and strategy of company development, plan of marketing, financial plan, etc.). Becoming a resident of the business incubator is conducted on a competitive basis.
Apart from the basic set of services, the first city business incubator offers expert support and assessment of long-term benefits of projects, services of technical assistance of industrial projects (planning, conceptual study to produce a prototype and the first small batch of products, industrial product design and other services for preparation of production of new products) to innovation companies.
Under the auspices of the business incubator, an Industrial Base of Partners and an R&D center operate, which assist companies in manufacturing and distribution of products on the market.
The business incubator is supported by the authorities of Saint Petersburg and governed by a private management company “OOO REO Servis”.
The incubation program allows the enterprises in Saint Petersburg to rent fully equipped office rooms on favorable terms. The rental cost for the first year is only 243.75 rubles per square meter a month. The residents of the business incubator are also offered a free set of services such as legal and book-keeping services, IT and PR support, advertising, education, consulting, cooperation in fund raising, organization of participation in trade fairs, etc.
The basic set of services is available to the residents who enter into the agreement of participating in the program of the first city business incubator and includes the services listed below.
All services listed below are provided to the resident without charge.