Efficient Business Setup and Corporate Services in Umm Al Quwain Free Zones.

The gateway to unparalleled business growth in Umm Al Quwain's dynamic free zones is open for you. Our services in Umm Al Quwain Free Zones are specially designed for the ambitious, offering a perfect blend of strategic advantages and operational ease. This burgeoning economic zone combines accessibility with a wide array of business-friendly policies, positioning it as a hidden gem for startups and established enterprises alike. We provide end-to-end assistance, from company formation to bespoke corporate solutions, ensuring your venture thrives in a competitive global landscape. Join us in Umm Al Quwain, where your business can bloom in an environment crafted for success.

Umm Al Quwain Freezone

Discover the Umm Al Quwain Free Trade Zone (UAQFTZ), a thriving business hub nestled in the vibrant emirate of Umm Al Quwain. Strategically located in close proximity to Dubai and Sharjah, UAQFTZ presents unparalleled opportunities for entrepreneurs and businesses seeking a strategic foothold in the region.

Benefit from UAQFTZ’s strategic location, which provides seamless connectivity to major economic centers, facilitating trade opportunities and growth for your business. Experience simplified business setup processes with comprehensive services for company registration, licensing, and administrative requirements, ensuring a smooth onboarding process for businesses of all scales.

UAQFTZ offers industry-focused zones tailored to accommodate various sectors, providing specialized infrastructure and support services to meet the unique needs of businesses within them. Enjoy tax advantages, including exemptions from corporate and personal income taxes, import and export duties, fostering a favorable environment for business expansion and development.

Experience flexible workspace solutions, including ready-to-use facilities, flexible office spaces, and warehouses, designed to meet the diverse needs of businesses. Benefit from efficient logistics and connectivity, ensuring streamlined transportation of goods and services through well-established networks.

contact MLJ Associates today to learn more about UAQFTZ’s services, benefits, and regulations; and unlock the full potential of UAQFTZ for your business. Explore the limitless opportunities available at UAQFTZ and embark on a journey of success in this dynamic business environment.

Umm Al Quwain Freezones FAQ

1. How much is trade license in Umm Al Quwain?

The trade license of Umm AL Quwain ranges from AED 8,000 to AED 32,000 depending on the type of business, number of activities and visas available in a trade license and type of facility you choose to do the business.

2. How to start a business in Umm Al Quwain?

You can start a freezone business in UAQ free trade zone which is the only freezone in Umm Al Quwain. Steps to setup a company are:
• Choose your entity: Choose if you want a Free zone establishment (1 partner), Freezone Company (multiple partners) or Branch (branch of a company)
• Choose your license: opt for a license that aligns well with your business needs- Commercial license, Industrial license, Freelance permit, and consultancy or service license. • Choose your facility: Choose where you want to setup your business operations- Executive offices, Co-working spaces, Warehouses and Land.
• Choose license package: After you select all requirements, choose the right package that fits your business needs.
• Submit the application: Submit the license application with your basic information, identification documents and all the details given above.
• Payment of fees: Remit the license fees along with the application

3. How much is umm al Quwain’s freelance permit?

The freelance package of UAQ free zone costs approximately AED 8,000 with 1 visa eligibility. The visa is valid for 2 years and costs approximately AED 2,500(cost of medical test and emirates id are not included) It's important to note that while free zones generally allow 100% foreign ownership, certain business activities may have different ownership regulations.

4. What is corporate tax in UAQ FZ?

The corporate tax on UAQ FZ or any other free zones can be 0 % only if they satisfy certain conditions like qualifying activity, qualifying income which is based on nature of transaction and parties involved, type of assets they own (commercial property vs. non- commercial property). Even though a free zone entity might have certain non-qualifying revenues, 0% tax can be implicated on them if only they satisfy de minimis rule.

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