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Hamriyah Free Zone


General Information

Welcomed business activities:

All business activities.

Benefits of setting up a company in Hamriyah Free Zone include:

  • Allowed to do business in the UAE.
  • Allowed to have an office in the UAE.
  • Company can hold an account in a bank in the UAE.
  • Possibility to get resident or employment visas for investor and employees.
  • 100% foreign ownership.
  • 100% repatriation of capital and profits.
  • No corporate tax.
  • Total exemption from all import and export duties.
  • No personal income tax.
  • Exempted from financial reports submission and audit.

Type of Company for International Trade, Investment & Tax Planning

  • Free Zone Establishment
    FZE is a company whereby there is a single owner who is the 100% shareholder of the company

  • Free Zone Company
    An FZC will be multi Shareholder Company with 2 to 5 shareholders

  • Branch
    For existing companies wishing to establish a base in Hamriyah Free Zone

License Type:

Industrial License
This license will allow the holder to import raw materials for the purpose of manufacturing, processing and/or assembly of specified products. The finished products may be exported outside the UAE. If the finished products are sold in the UAE market then the License holder will need to do this through a local distributor or a local agent.

Commercial License
This license will allow the holder to import, export, sell, distribute and store items specified on the license. If the finished products are sold in the UAE market then the License holder will need to do this through a local distributor or a local agent.

Service License
This license allows the holder to carry out the services which are specified on the license within the Hamriyah Free Zone only.

Hamriyah Free Zone

Language of Legislation and Corporate Documents

Investor Visa for 3 years

Employment Visa

Share Capital
The minimum requirement for share capital is AED150,000.

Restrictions on Trading
Banking, insurance, assurance, reinsurance, fund management, collective investment schemes, trust management, trusteeship business provision are not permitted.

Registered Office Required
Yes, must be maintained in Hamriyah Free Zone.

The minimum number of directors is one. Director can be of any nationality and need not be resident in the UAE. Corporate directors are permitted.

An FZE formation can be with a single shareholder. An FZC can be formed with 2 to 5 shareholders.

Publicly Accessible Records

Location of Meetings of Directors and Shareholders

Disclosure of Beneficial Ownership to Authorities

Personal Presence Required


Double Taxation Treaty Access

Requirements to File Accounts

Requirement to File Annual Return

Audit Requirements

Dirham (AED).

Exchange Control

Language of Name

Restricted Words
Unless with the approval of the Registrar in writing the name shall not include the words "Bank", "Trust Company" or "Trustee Company", "Assurance" or "Insurance", "Chamber of Commerce", "Municipal" or "Municipality", "Global", "International", "Middle East", "UAE", "Emirate" or "Emirates" or any other word which in the opinion of the Registrar may suggest:-

(a) a connection with the Government of the Federation of the United Arab Emirates, its agencies or identical bodies of any of the member States of the Federation;
(b) the patronage of their Highnesses the members of the Federal National Council.

Name of a Company
The name of the company may end with the word "FZE" (Free Zone Establishment) or "FZC" (Free Zone Company).

Time to Incorporate
1-2 days, subject to name approval.

Cost of Formation

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Hamriyah Free Zone
Hamriyah Free Zone Company Formation
(This type of Company is allowed to do business in the UAE, have an office in the UAE, get resident or employment visas for investor and employees)
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Worldwide Incorporation Services provides the following services in Hamriyah Free Zone:

  • Free Zone Company Formation
  • Investor & Employment Visas
  • Registered Office and Agent Services
  • Full Company Administration & Secretarial Services
  • Opening of Bank Accounts

W.I.S. Office Addresses in the UAE


8th Floor, Platinum Tower, Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Dubai, UAE

Phone: +971 4 450 4707

Working Hours: 09:00 to 18:00 Sun-Thu
Languages Spoken: English, Arabic, Chinese, German, Italian, Russian, Greek


2nd Floor, Tower I, RAKIA Amenity Center, Al Jazeera, Ras al Khaimah, UAE

Phone: +971 7 243 2633

Working Hours: 09:00 to 18:00 Sun-Thu
Languages Spoken: English, Arabic, Russian

How to proceed

To incorporate a company please contact one of our offices.

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Related Resources

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