Startup Act

Designed to facilitate the launch and development of Startups from Tunisia, this framework integrates 20 measures structured around a Label of Merit and many benefits to entrepreneurs, investors and Startups


Benefits to Startups

Get your startup off the ground with a series of incentives specially designed for you

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Benefits to Investors

Benefits to Investors

Make sky-rocketing investments and leverage on the many incentives available to investors

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Benefits to Entrepreneurs

Benefits to Entrepreneurs

Thanks to the special features of the Startup Act, shift up a gear and get started

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A simple and 100% online process

Discover the 5 steps to follow to get your label and gain access to the Startup Tunisia galaxy

  1. Preparation

    Register via the startup portal

    Fill out the online application form

    Upload related legal documents

  2. Submission

    Submission is only done when a labeling session is open

    Submission is done online via the Portal

    An application fee of 100 TND is payable at the time of submission

    The candidate may submit only one application every 6 months

  3. Examination

    Verification of submitted documents

    Verification of eligibility for the first 3 criterias

  4. Reviewing

    Exploration of the files: concept, business model, pitch and demo of the product
    *the POC is a minimum requirement in the evaluation of the file

    Innovation assessment and scalability

    Voting (accepted, rejected or called to pitch)

  5. Labeling

    Any project that has obtained a minimum of 5 favorable opinions obtains the Label


Ready,set, take off!

Submit your labeling request

You want to launch an innovative startup in Tunisia? You have an international startup and want to create your subsidiary in Tunisia?

SSO's constelation

Special programs from the SSO’s constellation


Enabling the PoC development of very early stage, innovative and high scalability potential projects. It is a reimbursable grant of 30k TND


Supporting labeled startups challenged in their pre-Series A phase by providing a reimbursable grant up to 200k TND