Freezone in the UAE, are special economic trade zones that offer 100% Ownership and Tax Exemptions to foreign & expatriate investors in the country.
Companies within the UAE Mainland require the involvement of an Emirati national, either taking on the role of a Local Partner or Service Agent. Freezone’s provide investors an alternative, allowing them to setup their businesses in Dubai with 100% rights.
With about 37 freezones in the UAE, investors can choose the one’s that fit their business activity requirements and financial budget.
Setting up a Freezone entitles you to:
Each Freezone has its own requirements for setting up under them, however, the basic process remains as below:
Freezone Company Establishment (FZE)
Freezone Company (FZC)
General Trading License
List of Freezones in UAE:
Ras Al Khaimah
Umm Al Quwain