FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

In a non-free zone/mainland setup:
– Establishment (sole ownership)
– Limited Liability Company (L.L.C – Partnership)
– Corporate shareholder as a Branch/Subsidiary

In a free zone setup:
– Free zone company / free zone limited
company (sole and/or partnership)
– Corporate shareholder as a Branch/Subsidiary

– Shared work station
– Shared office
– Private office
– Shell & Core offices (per square meter)
– Warehouses
– Land

Depending on the legal entity, activity, facility and visa requirements, the company formation cost varies across the U.A.E”

Depending on the license and visa type, it could be either 1 year, 2 years or 3 years.

– Company incorporation (Freezone/Mainland/
Offshore) – 2 to 7 working days.
– Corporate Bank Accounts – Up to 4 weeks.
– Personal Bank Account – 2 to 3 working days.
– Visa Stamping – 1-3 working days.
– Emirates ID – up to 10 working days.

Individual Shareholder:
– Passport copy with at least six months validity
– Residency visa copy or tourist visa copy or U.A.E
   entry stamp copy
– Emirates ID copy for U.A.E residents
– Passport size photograph (white background)

Corporate Shareholder:
– Trade License / Certificate of Incorporation
– Good Standing Certificate
– Legal Documents (Memorandum of Association
   / Articles of Association)
– Board / Shareholder Resolution

– MOA/AOA – Memorandum of Agreement and Or
   Articles of Association.
– Trade Licence | Certificate of Formation |
   Certificate of Incorporation | Partner List | Bank
   Letter.
– Lease Agreement or Occupancy Agreement
   depending on the facility chosen

– Immediate family – Spouse and biological
   children.
– Parents – Subject to Immigration Approval.
– Maid | Driver | Gardner.

– Step 1: Consultation and recommendation.
– Step 2: Filling all forms and making payment.
– Step 3: Initial Security approval + Company
   name approval.
– Step 4: Issuing of trade license and all
   corporate documents.
– Step 5: Applying for your Residence Visa and
   Emirates ID.
– Step 6: Opening of your Corporate Bank
   Account + Personal Bank Account