# Advisory services about financing and assistance
When it comes to financing and financial support, the government helps companies and business founders by providing professional advisory services on business-related matters. In many cases, public funding is available for external advisory services.
Information about Rights & Duties
If you employ people in your company who are not yet working at full capacity at the start of employment, you can apply for subsidies towards wage costs.
You want to export plants to a third country? You need a phytosanitary certificate/ pre-export certificate for this?
If your employees need special support in training or at work because of a disability, you as an employer can apply for work assistance.
If you are unemployed and want to start your own business, you are entitled to financial support.
If your company receives seasonal short-time allowance for employees, you can, under certain conditions, receive additional reimbursement of social insurance contributions for these employees.
If you are a professional sports organization, such as a club, company or association, and have suffered financial losses due to the current Corona pandemic, you can apply for Corona aid under certain conditions.
If you export goods to third countries, you can apply for an export refund under certain conditions.