If you want to hold 100% of the shares in the company and build a business in UAE without a Local Sponsor or Local Agent, you need to apply for a license in one of the UAE Free Zones and we will help you to find a right one.
There are more than 45 Free Trade Zones all over the UAE with special tax, imports, customs and easier start up process. Each Free Zone is governed by their own authorities and their own rules.
Setup a Free Zone company with us if you want to enjoy the following advantages:
- 100% ownership for foreign investor
- Tax free area
- Fast registration process – 2-3 working days and your license can be issued
- 100% repatriation of profits and revenue
- Easier immigration and labor procedures for staff recruitment
The list of the most well-known and reputed Free Trade Zones across UAE:
– Hamriyah Free Zone
– Sharjah Airport Free Zone (SAIF)
– Sharjah Media City Free Zone (SHAMS)
– Ajman Free Zone
Umm Al Quwain
– Umm Al Quwain Free Zone
Ras Al Khaimah
– Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone
– RAK Maritime City
– Creative City Fujairah
– Fujairah Free Zone
– Masdar City
– Abu Dhabi Ports Company
– Abu Dhabi Global Market
Some factors to consider before choosing the right Free Zone for you:
Some Free Zones are located mostly, and partly, and next to seaports. Other located close to
main roads and downtown.
In the Free Zones you can only have professional activities, some created for trading only.
Some Free Zones provides only virtual facilities, some have warehouses and industrial land.
Some Free Zones are well recognized globally and are listed as one of the best Free Zones in the world.
Free Zone Domain Companies can in different types:
– FZE – the Free Zone Establishment – single owner
– FZC – the Free Zone Company About enterprise | – 2 and more Shareholders
– Branch is of a Company About enterprise | – corporate Shareholder
License of the type can the be specified ‘as with the follow:
– Trading / Commercial
– of General Trading
– Consultancy / Professional
Register a Free Zone Company if:
- You need fast registration process
- Do not want to have a local sponsor
- Want to trade through distributors or provide advice
- Want cost efficient way to get UAE residency