Third-country citizens can apply for a Red-White-Red Card for self-employed key workers, if their self-employed occupation in Austria creates macroeconomic benefit going beyond its own operational benefit.
Foreign citizens may establish a business in Austria, act as managing directors or buy a company. Here you find basic information that will be important for you when establishing a business. Austrian company Law provides for different types of companies, tailored to the specific needs in tax and liability. Basically, there are corporate and non-corporate legal forms.