Easily Register Ajman Offshore Company

Steps to do for your Ajman offshore company before opening a bank account:

Fill in our easy form. We will register your company. You will start the activity.

Step 1

Get a quick quote

Step 2

We register your Ajman offshore company.

Step 3

Receive certificate of incorporation and start activity.

Commercial License Packages

Silver Package

  • Government fee covered

  • Certificate of incorporation

  • Memorandum and Articles of Associations

  • Premium address in Dubai, Business Bay

  • Resolution to appoint director(s)

  • Dedicated agent for 1 year

Gold Package

In addition to silver packages services you get:

  • Assistance with bank account opening

  • Share certificate(s) issued in the name of each of the share holders of the company

  • Dedicated company secretarial services

Platinum Package

Platinum includes everything in Gold, plus:

  • Company stamp

  • Company letterhead

  • Assigned premier service agent throughout the year who will respond to you with priority

NB: The bank account will be opened based on the personal profile of the client and the company. There may be circumstances out of our control and the decision for bank account opening rests solely with the banks.


Below are the timelines for setting up a free zone company

in Shams Free Zone, Sharjah.

Step 1 – Day 1 – Company name reservation

The name of your offshore company will be reserved based on the three (3) preferred names provided by you. We will also prepare the following documents for your new offshore company:

  1. Application form for company formation.

  2. Memorandum and Articles of Association.


Step 2 – You will sign company documents

You will visit our office in Business Bay, Dubai, to sign the company documents. If you are overseas, we will explain the process of signing the documents in your country of residence.


Step 3 – Company registration

Once the company documents have been signed by you, we will proceed with submitting the documents to Ajman Free Zone for the registration of your new Ajman offshore company. The prescribed time frame for the registration of the company at this stage is approximately 1-2 working days.



Step 4 – Day 5 – Bank account process

You can commence the process of opening a corporate bank account for your offshore company. The process of bank account opening may take between 5-15 days or more depending on your individual case. You will need to meet the requirements of the relevant bank in order to open your corporate bank account.

  • Note: The above timeline is indicative only. The precise time frame for the registration of an Ajman offshore company may vary from one company to another. The timeline assumes that we have already received all the required documents from you in order to incorporate the company.

About Ajman Offshore Companies

Where are Ajman offshore companies registered?

  • Ajman offshore companies are registered with Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) situated in the Emirate of Ajman, United Arab Emirates. These offshore companies are referred to as International Business Companies or offshore companies under the applicable regulations. AFZ is a state-of-the-art Registry and follows international standards and best practices adopted by other offshore jurisdictions around the world.

  • AFZ keeps confidentiality of shareholders as top priority and their identity is kept strictly confidential in accordance with the law.

  • Ajman offshore companies can serve multiple objectives such as asset protection, trading, tax planning, real estate holding and estate planning.

  • Ajman offshore companies are quick and easy to set up and require only one director and shareholder as a basic requirement. The shareholder and director can be the same person.

Activities not permitted

  • Financial

  • Insurance and re-insurance

  • Media

  • Aviation

  • Conduct business with onshore companies in the UAE

  • Establishing a branch in the UAE

Main features of Ajman offshore companies

  • Modern legislation

  • Zero taxes

  • 100% ownership by foreigners

  • Single or multiple directors

  • Own shares in local company

  • Zero paid-up capital

  • No accounting and audit requirements

  • No limitations on any nationality

  • Conduct business outside the UAE

  • Bank accounts in the UAE and abroad

  • No limitation on capital expatriation

  • Registered address in the UAE

Activities allowed

  • International trade

  • Brokerage activities

  • Intellectual Property rights holding

  • Property holding in Ajman

  • Online advertising activities

  • Consultancy

  • Registration of ships

  • Trading in stock markets


Here are the key features of Ajman offshore companies in the UAE.

1. Ajman Free Zone

Ajman Free Zone is a free trade zone established in the Emirate of Ajman, United Arab Emirates. Ajman Free Zone offers setting up of offshore companies as well as free zone companies.

2. Type of Company

Offshore company or International Business Company.

3. Confidentiality

Ajman Free Zone does not have any public records of shareholders or officers of offshore companies.

4. Accounting

There are no accounting or reporting requirements for Ajman offshore companies.

5. Taxes

There are no tax implications.

6. Laws

Ajman Free Zone has a modern legislative framework based on the UAE laws.

7. Ownership

100% foreign ownership is allowed.

8. Time zone

Convenient world time zone: GMT+4

9. Paid up capital

There are no paid up capital requirements.

10. Minimum number of directors/shareholders

Ajman offshore companies are required to have a minimum of 1 shareholder, 1 secretary and 1 director.

11. Bearer shares

Not permitted.