Bela Crkva

Municipality of Bela Crkva

Bela Crkva is a town and municipality in the South Banat District of Vojvodina, Serbia. The town has a population of 8,868, while the Bela Crkva municipality has 17,367 inhabitants.

Bela Crkva mapa


  • Low cost land lease
  • Prices for leasing 4.68 acre land plot in industrial zone – RSD 0.10* per month
    *(ca. RSD 1 = EUR 0.01)
  • Large pool of available skilled workforce
  • Close proximity to Romanian border
  • Well connected to the road network and Danube
  • Rich agricultural area enabling easy access to cereals, fruit & grapes

Bela Crkva Logistics

Toral area: 353 km²

Distance from borders:

  • HUN - 296 km
  • CRO - 211 km
  • ROM - 11 km
  • BUL - 340 km
  • B&H - 237 km

Distance from highway:

  • E-75 - 78 km
  • E-70 - 117 km

Distance from airport:

  • Belgrade - 125 km
  • Osijek (Croatia) - 340 km
  • Temisoara - 110 km

Energy potential in Bela Crkva

  • Municipality is being gasified
  • Complete gasification by the end of 2016
  • No. of distribution substitusions: 74
  • Total power (kVA): 36,850
  • Total network length (km): 266.62
  • Total land: 35,645 ha
  • Agricultural land: 27,717 ha
  • Arable land: 23,514 ha
  • Most common crops: corn, wheat, sunflower

Average speed 5.5 m/s at 50m

Insolation 243 days p.a.1,458 hrs

Infrastructure in Bela Crkva


Regional road network: 39,6 km

- Zrenjanin-Bela Crkva

- Kovin-Bela Crkva

- Vracev Gaj-Bela Crkva

Local road network: 46.7 km

- Bela Crkva-Kruscica

- Bela Crkva-Kusic

- Vracev Gaj-Crvena Crkva

- Crvena Crkva-Cesko Selo

- Jasenovo-Kajtasovo


River network length: 60 km

Danube – 8 km

Karas – 30 km

Nera – 22 km

- Port in Kovin distance 45 km

Canal network: 25.5 km

DTD – 15 km

Jaruga – 10.5 km

Irrigation system network: 2,100 ha

Drainage system network: 15,000 ha


Railway network length

Vrsac-Bela Crkva: 14.6 km

Axial pressure: 16 t


Sewage system only in Bela Crkva settlement: 95%

Sewage network: 92 km

Population, education and labor cost in Bela Crkva

Number of inhabitants 17,367

Employed (2020) 3,017

Unemployed (July, 2021) 1,963

Labor cost structure

Average salary in Bela Crkva (Dec, 2020)

NET Salary449
Personal Income Tax10%46
Contributions (Emploeyee)19,9%123
GROSS Salary618
Contributions (Employer)16,65%103
TOTAL Cost720

From July 1st, 2014 the employers have the right for refund on the paid personal income tax & socal insurance contributions:

  • 65% refund for employing 1-9 workers
  • 70% refund for employing 10-99 workers
  • 75% refund for employing 100+ workers


High Schools

TechnicalVehicle Mechanical Tech7614
Road Traffic Tech12030
Car Mechanics3512

Key sectors in Bela Crkva



Access to ample resourcess
  • Ample agricultural land – 77% of total area – 21,817 ha
  • 40% of total population is engaged in agricultural activities
  • 1,673 of registered individual farms – 1,206 for livestock breeding
  • Industrial crops: 22,390 ha
  • Cereals

    - wheat 5,065 ha; maize 8,773 ha; sunflower 5,036 ha; soy 366 ha; barley 400 ha

    - Yields in t/ha – wheat (22,000); maize (48,065); sunflower (8,561); soy (800); barley (1,500)

    - Grain storage capacities – 12,000 t

  • Fruits: 1,800 ha
    - Yields per ha – apple (70,000 kg), plum (30,000 kg), cherry (30,000)
  • Roughage: 600 ha
  • Vineyards: 300 ha
  • Vegetables: 950 ha

Investment opportunities:

- Processing and storage capacities development

- Meat and milk processing

- Animal Feed production



Plentiful breathtaking landscapes
  • Beautiful nature in a fertile wine-growing valley, historic streets, Baroque style architecture, rich local cuisine - offering a relaxed atmosphere to all visitors
  • High water network density with 3 rivers (Danube, Karas, Nera) 7 lakes (150 ha), canal (DTD)
  • Hunting grounds Deliblato (33,610 ha) known as European Sahara in South Banat surrounded by rivers Danube, Tamis, Karas over an area of 1,850 ha is located a fenced hunting-breeding center Dragicev Hat (big game: deer, roe deer, wild boar)
  • 2,500 ha of swamp terrain, river islands and Danube for small game hunting during autumn/winter season (wild ducks, wild geese)
  • birdwatching
  • number of hunting associations

Investment opportunities:

- Accommodation capacities development

Accommodation capatities

Danube Marina

Danube Marina

1,076 km of Danube River - left bank
  • Marina development for small and medium-sized vessels – on the 1,076 km of River Danube‘s left bank
  • Planned area of 29.36 ha – urban plan for: administration building, information service center, catering facility, restaurants, shops, service overhauling workshops, sports fields, beaches, parking, etc.
  • Well connected with the regional road network and central and northern Banat, Romania border in 26 km - shortest connection with Bucharest, industrial railway in 10 km
  • Completed:
    • Environmental impact assessment study
    • Detailed regulation plan for marine development
    • Danube marines network in Vojvodina region study
    • Preliminary design for hydrological projects within the Marine for small and medium-sized vessels on the left bank of the Danube near Stara Palanka and additional coastal protection from backflow of "Djerdap I“
    • Feasibility study for the Marina on the Danube River in Bela Crkva
    • The main project for for hydrological projects within the Marine for small and medium-sized vessels

Top 10 Employers in Bela Crkva

PIK JUZNI BANAT ADAgribusinessSerbia207
ECO BELFRUIT DOOAgribusinessSerbia98
IDEA FPM DOOWood ProcessingSerbia60
ECOAGRI SERBIA DOOAgribusinessSerbia45
PEKARA ADAgribusiness - BakerySerbia30
FLAMMAT DOOFirelighters ProductionGermany/Serbia20
VLATOX DOOConstructionSerbia18
METALING DOOMetal ProcessingSerbia12
TRKI SPZRConstructionSerbia12

Greenfield locations in Bela Crkva

Location 1

Industrial park NERA

Land size: 14.26 ha

Available: 4,14 ha

Ownership: municipality

Infrastructure: electricity, water

For lease

*possibility of a lease for the period of up to 99 years with registration of property rights in case the tenant builds a facility and obtains the use permit

Lease price RSD 0.10/sqm

(RSD 1 = cca. EUR 0.01)

100 sqm = EUR 0.08

Industrial park NERA

Upon receiving the investor’s request

the consolidated construction procedures are conducted in the following phases:

  • Issuing the location conditions for the cadastre parcel suitable for construction – from the day of obtaining all special conditions, permits and other documents --> no later than 5 working days
  • Issuing the construction permit – from the day of the submission of the request --> no later than 5 working days

Upon receiving the application:

Based on registering the construction work,issuing the verification for receiving the application without delay, provided that the complete documentation has been submitted.

- Registering the construction works to receive acceptance/rejection --> 5 working days

- Subsequently, submitting the request for infrastructure installations --> 3 working days

Issuing the occupancy permit, upon receiving the submission of the request --> no later than 5 working days

Issuing the final approval upon receiving the submission of the request --> no later than 5 working days

In total: 28 working days

Success Stories in Bela Crkva


Your partner in Bela Crkva

Municipality Office

Gordana Timotijevic - Associate in the Office for Local Economic Development

Phone: +381 13 853 346; +381 61 882 5646