Sharjah Media City Free Zone (SHAMS) Business Setup

Sharjah Media City Free Zone or SHAMS is a new registering Authority located in Sharjah, the cultural center of the UAE. It was launched in January 2017, as a world-class hub for media and creative services in the region.

SHAMS License for Sharjah Media City for specified activities such as:

Service License
Trading License
Industrial License

 

Company formation in SHAMS Free Zone with us has the following advantages:

  • SHAMS LLC is an independent entity with 100% ownership for foreign Investors
  • Company formation starts form 11,500 AED
  • Owners'/shareholders' presence in UAE is not mandatory
  • 0% import and export duties
  • 0% Corporate tax for 50 years
  • Opportunity to get up to 6 visas with virtual office
  • Incorporation in 2 working days
  • No NOC letter from sponsor is required
  • No minimum share capital requirements and annual audit

Shared Desk Packages available at SHAMS

   
DetailsActivitiyRatesFrequency
 New & Renew (AED) 
 0 Visa Activity Type 1 11,500Annual
 Activity Type 2 16,500
 1 Visa Activity Type 1 16,600 Annual
 Activity Type 2 21,600
 2 Visas Activity Type 1 18,200 Annual
 Activity Type 2 23,200
 3 Visas Activity Type 1 19,800 Annual
 Activity Type 2 24,800
 4 Visas Activity Type 1 21,400 Annual
 Activity Type 2 26,400
 5 Visas Activity Type 1 23,000 Annual
 Activity Type 2 28,000
 6 Visas Activity Type 1 24,600 Annual
 Activity Type 2 29,600

 

Our service fee for registration of such a company is 5,000 AED only

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  • Establishment Card and Shared Desk are not included in the non-visa package
  • Shared Desk comes with visa package only
  • All additional external approval
  • Establishment Card costs 1,500 AED for 3 years and has to be paid separately

Time Frames:
License - 2 days
Establishment Card - 7 working days
Visa application process - 7 working days

Investor Visa valid for 3 years:
3,500 AED - Government fees for Entry Permit and visa stamping

Employee Visa valid for 3 years
3,100 AED - Government fees for Entry Permit and visa stamping