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Jebel Ali Free Zone JAFZA Company Registration – Dubai Freezone License

Why us:

  • Top quality company formation services in Dubai and all UAE free zones
  • Advice and consultancy on what corporate structure suits you best
  • Highest levels of integrity and confidentiality
  • One-stop-shop solutions tailored to meet your business needs
  • Wide range of administration and add-on services for your day-to-day operations
  • Specialist multilingual staff with extensive experience in international tax planning, corporate planning and support, financial reporting and management consultancy visa

We are your local partner in Dubai!

About Jebel Ali Free Zone

Jebel Ali Free Zone is located in the south of Dubai and is built around the world’s largest seaport.

As an established and fast growing free zone, JAFZA aspires to be a key international business hub for the UAE and the Middle East. JAFZA has successfully been attracting “crème de la crème” companies and entrepreneurs from all business sectors from all parts of the world by sheer force of its unique value added offerings and propositions. Setup your Dubai Free Zone or Offshore company today!

Why setup a company in JAFZA Freezone?

JAFZA is today one of the strongest brands in the region and stands for excellence, innovation and the power of partnership. It is the first free zone in the world to win ISO certification. JAFZA Free Zone Key Features
  • The oldest and largest free zone in UAE
  • Excellent infrastructure
  • Wide-range of licences
  • Seamless visa processing
  • Ease of doing business
  • All the advantages of a free zone licence with the added benefit of selling to the UAE public

Benefits of Jebel Ali Free Zone companies

  • 100% foreign ownership
  • 0% percentage corporate tax for a period of 50 years, a concession that is renewable
  • Unrestricted repatriation of capital and profits
  • 0% import or re-export duties
  • 0% personal income tax
  • No currency restrictions
  • No restriction on hiring foreign employees
  • The facility to mortgage owned premises on leased land. A company established in the Jebel Ali Free Zone that has built its own facility may mortgage its premises to any bank.
  • Access to abundant energy makes it cost-effective for clients to conduct production operations
  • Availability of high class pre-built offices
  • On-site chamber of commerce, international banks, insurance companies, consultancies, etc.
  • It is the only jurisdiction where entities can own property in the UAE

JAFZA Company License Categories

There are 7 licence categories for JAFZA companies. Your company’s activities will determine the category of JAFZA Free Zone license(s) you will need to apply for: ( *click on the cross icon for more details )

The holder can import, distribute and store all items as per JAFZA rules and regulations.

The holder can carry out the services specified in the license within the Free Zone. The type of service must conform to the parent company’s license, issued by the Economic Department or Municipality of the relevant Emirate in the UAE.

This license allows the holder to carry out buying and selling of goods and services over electronic networks via any electronic means.

This license is designed for manufacturing companies with an ownership or a minimum 51% AGCC (Arabian Gulf Co-operation Council). The value added to the product in the Free Zone must amount to a minimum of 40%. This license allows the holder the same status as a local or AGCC owned companies inside the UAE.

The holder can use this type of license to carry out development of new products and services.

Such entities are used where there is no intention of conducting business within UAE. These are usually limited liability companies, registered without a licence.


Our Dubai offshore company setup packages start from $9.750 and include incorporation expenses and government fees (one-off), registered agent and address, company secretary, nominee directors and shareholders for one year.   Our Dubai free zone company setup packages start from $16.900 and include company incorporation expenses and government fees (one-off), licensing, POBox, immigration cards and office rental for one year.    

Simple steps to setup your Free Zone Company in Dubai

  • Decision on the business activity and select the appropriate licence
  • Preparation of Business Plan
  • Drafting documents, assembling files, translations and notarized documents
  • Filling of application forms for JAFZA authority
  • Provision of all required documents for the shareholders/directors
  • Renting of office (if required)
  • Submission of all documents to JAFZA authorities
  • Liaising with JAFZA on your behalf throughout the business registration and licensing process
  • Receipt of incorporation documents
  • Visa and work permit processing (if required)
  • Set-up company bank account

About Freemont Oneworld Group

Freemont operates in Dubai since 2006 and we are located in own offices in Business Bay, a prime business location in Dubai. In 2019 Freemont merged with Oneworld Mideast Ltd., forming the Freemont Oneworld Group. We are a boutique firm providing niche services to clients which include corporate and trust, global compliance, tax and legal, business advisory, financial advisory and family offices.

We provide our clients the whole spectrum of corporate structures – offshore, international business, free zone, mainland and specialized entities – depending on each client’s needs.

We are an innovative global business provider and we offer an in depth knowledge and experience to our clients.

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Want to setup your company in Jebel Ali Free Zone?

Our expert advisors will assist you from the very beginning of the process so that you have complete ease of mind. We take care of all operations and aspects of the company formation in Dubai, ensuring a fast and reliable service at all times. Timing It takes 3-4 working weeks following receipt of the documents from your end and obtaining the initial approval for the activity.