Set Up a Free Zone Company in the UAE

Hassle-free and affordable business setup solutions for new businesses in UAE Free Zone

You can also initiate the process of free zone business setup in Dubai without even visiting the UAE. UAE free zones offer world-class business amenities and commercial benefits. Some of the mentionable perks are flexi-desk; flexi-office setups; access to free-hold property and investors privacy with limited reporting obligations. UAE offers several free zones in Dubai and across all other Emirates.

  • Send an Enquiry
  • Get Free Consultation
  • Make the Initial Payment
  • Submit the Documents
  • Proceed to Incorporation

Free Zone Services

UAE Freezones, also known as free trade zones are basically designed for boosting international business with complete ownership to the expatriates along with single window administration convenience. Free zones can be either attached with the ports or to industries. we can start with the initial processes of your business setup in UAE Free zone. Trust us and enjoy all the perks of setting up business right here!

Free Zones in UAE are the win-win aspect of business start-ups. There are more than 37 Free Zone options available. There are many free zones focusing on a particular type of business or industry like Commodity, Media, Gold, etc. The requirements for each free zone are different, and we determine which free zone is best for your business. We have experience with all the major free zones in the UAE, saving you the trouble of endless navigation trying to locate the right free zone for your business.

Companies That Incorporate in a Free Zone Area Can Enjoy The Following Benefits:

  • Exemption from custom duties
  • Exemption from value added tax (VAT)
  • Exemption from import and export tax
  • 0% corporate tax
  • 100% foreign ownership
  • Increase in limit of foreign employees.

Steps to Set Up a Company in a UAE Free Zone

  • You will be guided through the process step-by-step in a very transparent manner that gives you a full overview of exactly where you are at any given time of the setup journey.
  • We do all the heavy lifting for you so that you don’t have to give anything a second thought, but we make sure you are well-informed along the way.
  • While the entire process can take as little as seven working days, Avyanco is doing a lot behind the scenes to ensure your UAE free zone company setup is a complete success.

Free Zones in UAE

DUBAI BIOTECH RESEARCH PARK

The Dubai Biotechnology and Research Park (DuBiotech) is a science and Business Park built to upgrade the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry and is modeled on the free zone concept.

DUBAI DESIGN DISTRICT -D3

D3’s vision is fully articulated to sync in with Dubai Strategy 2021 of amassing a “Cohesive Inclusive Community of Creatives’”. Directed by their vision: with creative energy, passion meets purpose, D3 is set to become the “playground” for more than 180,000 creative individuals and home to unique retail, dining and entertainment experience.

DUBAI INDUSTRIAL CITY

Dubai Industrial Park (Dubai Industrial City), is one of the largest industrial hubs in Dubai. focused on expanding the industrial sector and it has emphasized its efforts to charm players in manufacturing sectors giving prominence to food and beverage, base metals, transport equipment and parts, machinery and mechanical equipment, workshops, logistics, chemicals, and mineral products.

ABU DHABI AIRPORT FREE ZONE

Dubai Techno Park was established to enhance the technological expertise within the commercial zone which is a whopping 21,000,000 sq. (230,000,000 sq. ft.) of land, about 30% of which is open space areas. It is located in the heart of Dubai's industrial zone, Jebel Ali.

DUBAI HEALTHCARE CITY

Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC) is a free zone is steadfast in its pursuit of establishing a health and wellness destination. The zone is recognised internationally and is governed by the Dubai Healthcare City Authority (DHCA) and regulated by the independent regulatory arm, Dubai Healthcare City Authority – Regulation (DHCR); accredited by the International Society for Quality in Healthcare (ISQua). The Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences, located here, offers its student learning that is recognised worldwide.

GOLD AND DIAMOND PARK ZONE

Ever since its inauguration in 2011 the GOLD AND DIAMOND ZONE has been shining in the glory of its value worth millions. Sparkling with pride on Sheikh Zayed Road this zone is a major tourist attraction offering spectacular jewellery and accessories; some of them marvellously crafted by skilled and experienced artisans. It asserts over 90 leading retailers and brands to choose from, has 350 offices, a courtyard and a selection of fine cafes’ and restaurants to add delight to a shopper’s experience. With an equally appealing set of benefits one can say, ALL THAT GLLITTERS IS GOLD, and diamonds.

DUBAI AUTO ZONE

Incepted in 2000 with a vision to gear up to international standards of business and becoming a globally desired business hub, UCAMZ was planned on an area size of 8 million sq. Ft. The sole objective of this invention was re-exporting used cars to Asian & African markets, under JAFZA Authority. DUCAMZ mechanized to meet the challenges of the automotive industry; it has a competent highway connectivity, easy access to airway and sea modes of transportation and boasts all mod cons necessary to relocate cars within and outside the region.

INTL MEDIA PRODUCTION ZONE

Dubai's International Media Production Zone (IMPZ) is established to bring to together a community of media production companies from across the industry value chain, and from across the world. The zone is designed to create space for businesses like Graphic art, Publishing and Packaging – IMPZ is a mastermind of the Dubai government, under the auspices of the parent company, Dubai Holding. The massive territory of 43 million square feet of land, in the heart of commercial Dubai, is adorned with pro-business milieu, chic technology and community set-up to sustain and manifest the growth of media production.

DUBAI OUTSOURCE ZONE

Strongly rooted on the pillars of knowledge DUBAI OUTSOURCE ZONE is the world’s foremost free zone dedicated to the outsourcing industry. Setting up business in DOC comes with paybacks like 100% business ownership and tax-free income, as well as value-added services such as networking opportunities, venue management, industry awareness programs and government services.

DUBIA KNOWLEDGE VILLAGE

Dubai Knowledge Village is the world’s first and only free zone dedicated to Human Resource Management and Learning Superiority. Established in 2003 as part of TECOM Group, Dubai Knowledge Park (DKP) resolves to develop the region’s skills resource and establish the UAE as an intellectual economy. DKP facilitates quality learning in the area of Human Resource Management (HRM), Consultancy, Training and Personal Development. Students receive globally recognised diplomas and certificates from DKP’s top-class Business Partners. Plus, it is a home to recruiters on the lookout for skilled personnel.

DUBAI ACADEMIC CITY

DIAC is the world’s largest free zone devoted to higher education and quest of intellectual growth. It fuels the region’s ever-expanding academic community that demands sophisticated facility to make learning pleasant and prolific. DIAC caters to over 24000 students from around the globe with more than 400 undergraduate and post graduate courses. DIAC captures the heart of academic growth by pumping in advantages like: • 100% foreign ownership. • 100% Freedom from taxes. • 100% Repatriation of profits. • Effortless visa issuance procedures for students, staffs and faculties.

DUBAI STUDIO CITY

Dubai Studio City was launched in 2005 and it is a dreamworld for those with a passion for film making, music, TV and entertainment. It is a complete solution to excellent film making and covers all aspects of production from A to Z. The Studio is a mind boggling 22 million sq.ft. with state-of-the-art facilities that motivate the fine art of movie making; DSC exhibits outstanding production services, the largest Sound Stages in the region, backlots, sets, water tanks, production offices, recording studios and offices.

DUBAI MEDIA CITY

Favourably located in Dubai, at the intersection of the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, Dubai Media City (DMC) has bloomed into a global media centre. DMC is ideal for media-related businesses to operate globally out of Dubai as it affords an advanced infrastructure. At DMC various media businesses can operate jointly, including media and marketing services, printing and publishing, music, film, new media, leisure and entertainment, broadcasting and information agencies. The DMC community includes global media giants such as Reuters, CNN, CNBC, MBC, Sony, Showtime and Bertelsmann. The region is best suited for businesses like Advertising and Communication, other media activities and freelancers.

DUBAI INTERNET CITY

Setting up a business in Dubai Internet City comes with benefits you can’t ignore. Dubai Internet City is the Middle East and North Africa's prime information and communications technology hub and the biggest ICT infrastructure, built inside a free trade zone. Some of the benefits that DIC offers are: No personal income and corporate taxes (50-year exemption), 100 per cent foreign ownership, full repatriation of profits and metro ethernet environment.

DUBAI SILICON OASIS

Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA) was established in 2004 to offer free trade incentives to companies operating within the tech park. It is fully owned by the government and encourages the growth of modern technology-based businesses within an urban master-planned community contemporary infrastructure and in –house business services. With a total capacity of 97,740 sq. m of commercial space and a high-tech ecosystem, schools, universities, hospitals, community centres, shopping complexes DSOA is worthy of a business start-up. . Branch, Free Zone establishment and Free Zone Company are the three types of companies that can be formed in Dubai Silicon Oasis.

JEBEL ALI FREE ZONE (JAFZA)

Jebel Ali Free Zone is a free economic zone located in the Jebel Ali area at the far western end of Dubai, United Arab Emirates, near Abu Dhabi. Created under a Ruler's Decree, JAFZA commenced operations in 1985 with standard size office units and warehouses to provide ready built facilities to customers acting as a trade catalyst offering unprecedented growth to its customers evolving into a new ecosystem potential for growth and progress.

DUBAI AIRPORT FREE ZONE (DAFZA)

The Dubai Airport Free Zone is strategically located close to the world’s busiest international airport creating an unbeatable gateway and matchless connectivity to Europe, the Indian subcontinent and Far East. No wonder more than 1600 registered companies and 15000 professionals’ benefit from this business focussed centre.

DUBAI WORLD TRADE CENTRE - DWTC

Strategically positioned in Dubai’s central business district providing an ideal environment to operate locally and connect to companies locally and internationally the World Trade Centre is the hotspot for any business that requires a world class address. As mentioned in the jurisdiction of DWTC the free zone spans from the WTC to One Central offering a vast expanse of commercial facility and ground for lush growth.

DUBAI SOUTH

Dubai South is identified as the emirate flagship urban project. It is a whopping 145 sq. kms of pure joy envisioned by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum -The Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and the King of Dubai. Dubai Plan 2021 is the mastermind of His Highness and affords total economic and commercial compatibility that reverberate his foresight.

Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC)

At Jumeirah Lake Towers District, in the heart of Dubai city, you will be entranced by the ambiance and accuracy of a business set up and facilities par excellence. Made for trade DMCC is only minutes away from excellent air, sea and road links to the world. It has been crowned five times as GLOBAL FREE ZONE of the YEAR by the Financial Times fDi magazine and is a business global centre to more than 17,500 businesses across diverse sectors.

INDUSTRIAL CITY OF ABU DHABI (ICAD)

ICAD is fully equipped to meet the demands of the present and future with its well-shaped constructions, technological incorporations and an environment that paves the road to betterment. Market connectivity is easily attainable by sea, land and through more than 200 air routes from Abu Dhabi and Dubai.

KIZAD

Kizad's superb infrastructure, conveyance and logistics options coupled with low cost of functionalities make it a promising choice for promoting businesses and trade reinforcing one’s focus on the core goals of the business.

ABU DHABI AIRPORT FREE ZONE

The Abu Dhabi Airport Free Zone covers a stretch of 12 sq. km. near Abu Dhabi International Airport cultivated into an all-inclusive business park with facilities that inspire global business leaders; by Skycity, a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC). The zone offers irresistible benefits for investors such as tax exemptions, 100 per cent foreign company ownership, repatriation of capital and profits and access to airport and airport services making it the most desirable Emirate for mobilising business and rousing speedy growth.

ABU DHABI PORTS COMPANY FREE ZONE

Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) amplifies development and trade and smoothens the divergence of the countrywide economy through its instrumental role in developing industrial zones and managing Abu Dhabi’s ports and maritime facilities. With a sturdy vision to grow rapidly the port offers a vast opportunity and sophisticated business tools to grow nationally and globally.

MASDAR CITY FREE ZONE

Masdar City Free Zone affords a determined business community, including start-ups, SMEs and MNC as it offers a host of comprehensive benefits like quick and efficient licensing and visa processing, incentives that include 100% company ownership, exemption from corporate and personal income taxes, and cost-effective leasing opportunities. Its attractive assembly of cafes, restaurants and retail outlets make it a vibrant location to stimulate and conduct business.

AJMAN MEDIA CITY FREE ZONE: AMC

Ajman Media City Free Zone was formed in 1988 with the sole aim of accomplishing a steady, harmonious, and a professional environment for businesses and entrepreneurs. It offers a host of investment privileges making it a lucrative choice for the business-minded and strengthening the trade, industry, and financial sector of UAE.

FUJAIRAH CREATIVE CITY

With surprisingly low cost of operating licences and low cost of living, FUJAIRAH CREATIVE CITY compliments the formation of new businesses in the media and creative faculties. 40,000 sq. meters of dedicated land area is poised for media clusters, freelancers as well as companies in a variety of specialties such as training, media production, media services and technology.

FUJAIRAH FREE ZONE (FFZA)

The illustrious aspect of FUJAIRAH FREE ZONE is its triple ACE of advantages - Accessibility, Connectivity & Economy. This first-class triple policy has led companies to become empires as it is also fringed with the advantage easy access to all Arabian Gulf ports, the Red Sea, Iran, India and Pakistan on weekly feeder vessels.

AJMAN FREE ZONE

Established in 1988, Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) has materialized into a mammoth industrial hub offering modest privileges and facilities to solidify the industry, trade and the financial sectors.

HAMRIYAH FREE ZONE AUTHORITY (HFZA)

Hamriyah Free Zone (HFZ) was established by an Emiri decree issued in November 12, 1995.The best part about HFZ is that it affords maximum flexibility and is spread over 22 million square feet of utter superiority.

UMM AL QUWAIN FREE ZONE

UMM AL QUAIN FREE ZONE is 45 minutes away from Dubai International Airport, and easily reachable from the sea ports and Sharjah International Airport, making it a focal point for business setups.

RAS AL KHAIMAH ECONOMIC ZONE (RAKEZ)

RAZEK offers customised services with world class facilities making the deals cost effective and profitable for investors. Being strategically located it connects markets of the Middle East, North Africa, Europe as well as South and Central Asia.

SHARJAH MEDIA CITY

Started with the mission to offer creative entrepreneurship to start-ups and SMEs SHAMS is designed with services and technology that are at par with international standards.

Sharjah Airport International Free Zone

Sharjah Airport International Free Zone provides lucrative business incentives in the region, including speed of service and simplicity of process. SAIF-ZONE is known for its limitless workforce to mobilize business and operations along with sponsorship and visas. Warehouses, storage areas, container parking, bunkers and labor housing come at a very low cost and high quality.

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UAE has the most diversified economy making it highly lucrative for upcoming businesses and entrepreneurs. Setting up a
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