• Address

    SAIF Suite Y30, SAIF Zone, Sharjah-UAE

  • Office Timing

    Sun - Thu: 8 AM - 6 PM

Sharjah Media City (SHAMS) Free Zone

Sharjah is the third-largest in the UAE. The business setup consultants in Sharjah can help the business investors with the pro services in Sharjah as well as the trade license renewal of Sharjah. The non-oil sector contributes to 70% of the GDP of the UAE. The trading activities of Sharjah contributes 45% of it. Setting up a business in Sharjah or Business Setup in Sharjah Media City (SHAMS) is a simple process due to its business-friendly laws and modern infrastructure. Sharjah free zone also issues licenses to entrepreneurs wanting to set up a business, companies, and freelancers.

Advantages of getting your business set up in Sharjah Media Free Zone

  • The minimum cost without a visa is AED 9200

    Company setup option starts from AED 11,500

    Deposit is not required

    100% foreign ownership in Sharjah Free Zone

    No-Objection Certificate (NOC) not required to start a business

    100% duty exemption for import and export of all goods

    Possibility of obtaining 6 visas for shared desk option

    100% exempted from all commercial deductibles by the state government

    No need for a physical presence in the UAE to set up your companyn

    No age restrictions for investor visas

    100% repatriation on capital invested and profits gained

    Licenses in Sharjah Media City Free Zone

    1. Trading License

    A trading license is required for the movement of goods, wholesale and retail sale of goods, and rendering of services related to the sale of these goods.

    2. Industrial License

    An industrial license is for the production, reproduction, transformation, and manufacturing of goods.

    Documents required for Company Setup in SHAMS

    1. Passport copies of Shareholder

    2. Passport size photo

    3. Application.

    Most attractive Package

    A large number of investors are also opting for a 3-year License package at a discounted fee and a 3-year Visa so that there is no payment needed for the running company these years and any fee increase will not affect them for that period.

    Sharjah Media License package

    The 2,3- & 5-Year business license packages will enable clients to pay a one-time amount for the specific timeline and get the company license auto-renewed for the period.

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    Immigration Card & Visa Cost in SHAMS

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    There are several steps to be undertaken, some complex, some less so, to register your business in the free zone. However, for an ex-pat, these simple steps can be time-consuming and confusing, therefore the first port of call will always be to hire a consultant who will look through all the process of your company setup. If you want to set up a company in Sharjah Media City free zone, we at HELEN AND SONS have our team of experts to help you with company formation, registration, and counseling. For business-related queries or help, do contact us, even if it’s just for friendly advice.