+971 4 327 7775 dubai@hlbhamt.com
Business Setup in Umm Al Quwain

Business Setup in Umm Al Quwain

Umm Al Quwain might be the one of the latest entries in the list of free zones in UAE, but it has gained immense popularity since its formation in 2014. Dubbed as ‘free zone of the future’, Umm Al Quwain’s stable economy, open investment climate and low costs of living and labour make it an ideal business hub in UAE.
The strategic location of the free zone, which is close to the primary sea ports in UAE and the international airports of Dubai and Sharjah, adds to its popularity.

Benefits of Setting up a Company in Umm Al Quwain

100% direct tax free.
100% company ownership.
100% repatriation of capital and profits.
No restrictions on hiring foreign employees.
No share Capital Requirements.
Cost-effective leasing options for office space and warehousing.

Types Of License

Commercial License

A commercial license that permits the import, export, distribution and storage of products, can have 10 similar or 3 different product lines.

General Trading License

A general trading license makes trading possible in a vast range of sectors, excluding few ones such as tobacco, alcohol, pharmaceuticals and crude oil.

Consultancy License

Entities that offer expert or professional advice require a consultancy license.

Consultancy License

Entities that offer expert or professional advice require a consultancy license.

Premium consultancy

This license allows consultancy across diverse sectors that include Real Estate, Tourism, Oil and Gas engineering, Legal, Financial, Investment, Shipping and Logistics and Aviation.

Micro Business Licence

If you do not need a physical office or a visa and your budget is low, then Micro business license is the best option for you.

Freelance permit

With the help of a freelance permit, one can conduct business in their birth name. The license is designed for people who function in technology, media and film sectors, and is issued to talent, creative and selected administrative roles.

License Fee at Umm Al Quwain

Service license

A service license permits activities such as logistics, courier services, travel agency and car rental.

Licenses Annual Fees (AED)
Trading License (3 Visa) 27,500
Consultancy License (2 Visa) 21,000
Premium Consultancy License (3 Visa) 32,500
Freelance License (1 Visa) 18,000
Service License (2 visa) 21, 000

Types of companies

Free Zone establishment
Free Zone Company
A branch of an existing company.

HLB Hamt will assist you setup business in Umm Al Quwain on time and on budget. Our professionals take care of approvals, legal compliances, registrations with authorities and visa formalities. Contact Us.

Mobile:
+971 50 749 0576

Phone:
+971 4 327 7775

Fax:
+971 4 327 7677