Hrvatske šume, limited liability company, is a legal successor of “Hrvatske šume”, public enterprise for forest and woodland management in the Republic of Croatia, p. o., Zagreb, founded on the basis of the Amending Forestry Act (NN 41/90), with the beginning of function on January 1st 1991.
Hrvatske šume, public enterprise for forest and woodland management in the Republic of Croatia, p. o. Zagreb, was the legal successor of a few forestry estates.
Today, Hrvatske šume d.o.o. is a three-layered commercial company owned by the state, with the Headquarters in Zagreb, 17 regional forest administrations (subsidiaries) and 169 regional forest offices.
The company is being lead by the Management Board, its work is being controlled by the Supervisory Board (both appointed by the Government of RH), while the basic decisions are being met by the Assembly. The company employs ca 8.000 employees, 1250 of whom have a university degree.