FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
The cost of company registration in the UAE depends on several factors, including the line of business and the required business licenses. The price of starting a company in the UAE also depends on the government fees, which may vary from case to case. Request a consultation on our website – we will guide you through the process and calculate the costs. We are confident that we will be able to offer you the best price in the market for company registration with a full set of documents, a bank account, etc. but without any additional commissions in the future.
The process of setting up a company can take different amounts of time. On average, it takes from 2 weeks to 1 month to open a company in the UAE, however, in some emirates it may only take 3 working days.
Yes, of course. We can register the company and prepare all the documents necessary to start the business for you. However, in order to obtain a residence permit, you will need to come to the country for a couple of days and undergo a medical examination and fingerprinting.
Yes, it is possible. The main advantages of creating an offshore company in the UAE are privacy, tax exemption, low costs of registration and maintenance. There are several types of such companies, which have their pros and cons.
Not necessarily, it depends on the license and the type of business activity. It is possible to get an ejari (legal address) in an office space, or even get a virtual office.
Requirements for the office and its area also depend on the place of company registration. For instance, the minimum office area for company registration in mainland Dubai is 20 square meters, while in the free zones - 3 square meters (Flexi-table). Our specialists will help you decide what kind of office will be suitable in your case.
Mainland is the actual territory of each emirate. A mainland company can do business in both domestic and foreign markets, as opposed to free zone-registered companies, which can not operate inside the emirates. Activities are regulated by the economic departments of each emirate.
Mainland firms in the UAE have many perks, it is easier for them to open a bank
account and obtain work visas for employees. However, there are restrictions and
special requirements: a mandatory office rental, medical insurance for employees, some types of businesses also require a local partner.
A mainland company will work for you if you plan to set up an offline business: a store, a café, a restaurant, a hairdressing salon, etc.
There are more than 40 free economic zones in the UAE. Free zones are special
territories with office space and necessary infrastructure, which are subject to special, often simplified, conditions for doing business.
Here are just some of the advantages of a free zone company in the UAE:
- simplified procedure for opening a company
- no VAT
- no need to have a real office (sometimes a Flexi-desk is enough);
However, there are various restrictions for companies in FEZ: not all activities are
available, there is a limit on the number of work visas for employees, there may be
complications in opening a company bank account.
Free zone company can operate in the UAE and outside the country. FEZs differ in
terms of license types and business registration procedures. A free zone company will work for you if you do business online: IT, consulting, online trading, online school, etc.
Yes, there can be such problems. But we successfully solve this issue in nearly 100% of cases. However, it may take at least 1 month to open a bank account.
Yes, you can, our managers can consult you via WhatsApp, Telegram or by phone. It is also possible to get a free 15-minute consultation with a legal consultant via Zoom, however there is a waiting list. A detailed one-hour consultation with a lawyer will be charged.