Start Your Business In The UAE

About IFZA

The International Free Zone Authority (IFZA) has emerged as a preeminent global destination for new business setup in the UAE, owing to its highly competitive pricing and diverse range of business activities. The establishment of an IFZA company is a preferred option for those seeking a cost-effective general trading company license in the UAE. In addition, IFZA also offers licenses for consultancy, service, commercial trading, industrial, and holding activities.

Types of Business Licenses

Commercial License

A commercial license provides you with the necessary legal rights to initiate import, export, storage, and distribution procedures.

An industrial license is applicable for those companies who wish to import raw materials in their vicinity. Manufacturing and processing of a few selected goods are made legal only if you have an industrial license.

Consultancy businesses and service providers are expected to have professional license issues for them. A professional license is issued by the DED.

To provide expert consultancy services for professionals you must have a consultancy license in IFZA.

Manufacturing, production, and transportation of services are the key activities allowed for those who have service licenses issued under their companies name.

A wide range of services and trading opportunities become available to you if you own an IFZA general trading license. A general trade license allows you to initiate trading of your goods and services in a B2B, B2C, and a C2B business model.

IFZA Process

Advantages of IFZA License

  • 100% exemption from corporate and income taxes
  • No paid upfront share capital requirements
  • Ability to incorporate holding companies
  • Different office options with flexible rental terms
  • Wide range of warehousing facilities
  • Cost-effective business incorporation solutions
  • Fast & easy incorporation and company management
  • Wide range of activities including consultancy, service & trading
  • Incorporation possible remotely
  • Companies have limited liability