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Umm Al Quwain Free Zone (UAQ FTZ) - Business Setup

  • 100% foreign ownership
  • 100% repatriation of capital and profits
  • Investors can open bank accounts locally and internationally
  • Complete confidentiality
  • Full range of business activities permitted
  • Hi-tech facilities including office, warehouse and land availability
  • Strategic location with access to over two billion consumers
  • Ideal location for SMEs and micro-businesses
  • Close to two international airports and major sea ports

About Umm Al Quwain Free Trade Zone(UAQFTZ)

Umm Al Quwain Free Trade Zone (UAQFTZ) is located in Umm Al Quwain, a friendly, progressive and prosperous emirate with modern infrastructure. Renowned for its desert landscape and unique flora and fauna, it is also a popular leisure destination within the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and is located just 45km from Dubai.

Umm Al Quwain’s stable economy, open investment climate and low costs of living and labour make it a strategic business base with the MENA region, Subcontinent, Far East and European markets all within easy reach.

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This license package includes the company registration address allowing a certain number of residency visas in the UAE.

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Company Formation In UAQFTZ: Benefits & Characteristics
  • Allowing to apply residency visas in the UAE
  • Physical presence not necessary in the UAE to set up your company
  • No restrictions on the number of shareholders and subject to the approval of the Authority
  • External approvals are not included & subject to standard prices by the relevant authorities
 
 
Company Formation in UAQFTZ: Types of License
COMMERCIAL LICENSE
This authorizes the import, export, distribution and storing of items specified on the license. A Commercial License can have three different product lines or 10 similar product lines.
GENERAL TRADING LICENSE
This enables the licensee to trade in a wider range of activities and gives the freedom and flexibility to trade in any commodity which is permitted within the UAE.
CONSULTANCY LICENSE
This is for entities which offer expert or professional advice and is issued to all manner of professionals including artisans and craftsmen. It allows two similar activities.
FREELANCE PERMIT
This allows an individual to operate as a freelance professional, and conduct business in one’s birth name as opposed to a brand name or company. The Freelance Permit is designed for individuals who operate in technology, media and film sectors, and is issued to talent roles, creative roles and selected administrative roles.
SERVICE LICENSE
This license is for service providers. It permits the licensee to carry out the services specified on the license within the Free Zone, such as Logistics; Courier Services; Insurance Service Provider; Travel Agency; Tour Services; Car Rental etc.
INDUSTRIAL LICENSE
This enables the licensee to import raw materials, then manufacture/ process / assemble / package the specified products and export the finished product. It allows the holder to import raw materials for the purpose of manufacturing, processing and/or assembly of specified products.

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Documents Required
for a free zone company formation
Colored passport copy , Colored entry stamp copy , Copy of tourist visa if applicable , Address proof in home country

Additional documents may be needed at any point during the incorporation process at the discretion of the license issuing authority
* Subject to the constraints of the due diligence procedure.
** Documents must be provided for every person related to the company.
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