Creative City Fujairah Free Zone

Company Formation

Incorporate your Creative City company in 3 simple steps with ease and speed.

Place your order by choosing your preferred package. We incorporate your company. Receive your license.

 

Step 1

Get a quick quote

We will send you a quote once you reach out to us with the best price possible

Step 2

Approve the quote 

Once you notify that you approved the quote will contact you immediately and arrange for a meeting or continue online as per your preferences

Step 3

Receive the service

Once necessary payments done, we will proceed immediately in the required service and will be provided to you in the shortest times

Commercial License Packages

Commercial License - No Visa

  • 1 shareholder.

  • No visa.

  • Trade license.

  • Dedicated account manager.

Commercial License - 1 Visa

  • Multiple shareholders.

  • 1 visa.

  • Trade license.

  • Office rental agreement.

  • P.O. Box.

  • Dedicated account manager

Commercial License - 3 Visas

  • Multiple shareholders.

  • 3 visas.

  • Trade license.

  • Office rental agreement.

  • P.O. Box.

  • Dedicated account manager

Trading License Packages

General Trading License - No Visa

  • 1 shareholder.

  • No visa.

  • Trade license.

  • Dedicated account manager.

General Trading License - 1 Visa

  • 1 shareholder.

  • 1 visa.

  • Trade license.

  • Office rental agreement.

  • P.O. Box.

  • Dedicated account manager.

General Trading License - 3 Visas

  • Multiple shareholders.

  • 3 visas.

  • Trade license.

  • Office rental agreement.

  • P.O. Box.

  • Dedicated account manager.

**Terms and conditions for visa related packages:

  1. Two (2) business activities already included in every trade license.

  2. General trading activity is only available with a visa package.

  3. All visa license packages include an office rental agreement.

  4. eChannel registration for visa: For all visa packages, eChannel registration fee of AED 7,200 shall be payable (AED 5,000 is a refundable security deposit).

  5. Investor/employment visa cost: AED 4,700 per person. Residence visa shall be valid for three (3) years.

  6. The fee for medical fitness (being AED 300 for normal and AED 875 for express service) is payable directly.

  7. The fee for Emirates ID application (being AED 370) is payable directly.

  8. Establishment Card cost: AED 1,500 for three (3) years.

  9. Visa status change cost: AED 800 payable at the change of visa status change, if required.

Timelines

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Commercial License Packages

Commercial FZE

  • 1 shareholder.

  • No visa.

  • Trade license.

  • P.O. Box.

  • Dedicated account manager

Commercial FZE LLC

  • Multiple shareholder.

  • No visa.

  • Trade license.

  • P.O. Box.

  • Dedicated account manager.

Commercial Plus One

  • 1 shareholder.

  • 1 visa.

  • Trade license.

  • Flexi desk.

  • Establishment card.

  • P.O. Box.

  • Dedicated account manager.

Options with more than 2 visas

Freelancer Company

  • Multiple shareholders.

  • 3 visas.

  • Trade license.

  • Flexi desk.

  • Establishment card.

  • P.O. Box.

  • Dedicated account manager.

Baby Business

  • Multiple shareholders.

  • 6 visas.

  • Trade license.

  • Flexi desk.

  • Establishment card.

  • P.O. Box.

  • Dedicated account manager.

Terms and conditions for visa related packages:

  1. eChannel registration for visa: For all visa packages, an eChannel registration fee of AED 7,225 shall be payable (AED 5,025 is a refundable security deposit).

  2. Residence visa cost: AED 5,999 per person. Residence visa shall be valid for three (3) years.

  3. The fee for medical fitness (being AED 302.35 for normal and AED 875.50 for express service) is payable directly.

  4. The fee for Emirates ID application (being AED 371.50) is payable directly.

Timelines

Below are the timelines for setting up a free zone company in Creative City, Fujairah.

Day 1 – Sign application forms and other documents

You will submit the application form and the MOA/AOA for your company and make the payment of the fee as per your selected package.

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Day 2 – Trade license is issued

The trade license of your company is issued by Creative City. We will send you a scanned copy to enable you to start your business activity.

Day 3 – Original company documents

The original trade license, Memorandum and Articles of Association, share certificate and license agreement are ready for collection at our offices.

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Day 9

Pre-approval for the visa is issued. We will submit the company immigration card application for processing at immigration.

Day 16

Company’s immigration card is issued. You will need to make the payment for eChannel Registration at our offices.

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Day 17

Company’s trade license and immigration card will be registered with eChannel system.

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Day 17

You will need to fill and submit your visa application forms along with the required documents and photos to us.

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Day 21

Your electronic entry visa will be issued. At this stage, you can carry out the change of status. This can be done either by leaving and re-entering the UAE through Hatta border. If this is not applicable, we can carry out the change of status without you leaving the UAE.

About Fujairah Free Zone

Available Business Activities

  • Formerly known as Fujairah Media Free Zone, Fujairah Creative City is known for its businesses and companies relating to the mass media. Fujairah Creative City has a lot to offer when it comes to the business activities for your company set up. Here are the main business activities to choose from in setting up your company:

  • Audio & Visual

  • Audio and Visual Production, Broadcasting Management, TV Production, Audio Production, Radio Management.

  • Broadcasting

  • TV Broadcasting, Radio Broadcasting, Web Streaming.

  • Media and Marketing

  • Advertising Agency, Advertising, Public Relations Agency, Direct Marketing, Outdoor Advertising, Media Representation, Specialty Communication & PR, Intellectual Property Services, International Copyright Collection Agency, Marketing Research Services, Online Marketing Services, Media Services, Marketing Services, PR Services, e‐Commerce.

  • Publishing

  • Newspapers, Magazines, Educational / Consumer Books, Promotional Content, Online & Electronic Content, e‐books, Directories and Guides.

  • Event Management

  • Sports Management, Conferences Organizing and Management, Event Production, Event Ticketing, Exhibition Organization and Management, Festival Organization and Management, Live Theatrical Shows Management and Promotion, Performing Arts Management, Choreography.

  • Media Support Services

  • Media Production, Media Support Services, Media Content Production, Media Monitoring, Graphic Design, Media Archiving & Distribution, Photography, Photography Services, Press Services, Printing Services, Media Equipment Rentals.

  • Consultancy Services

  • Marketing Consultancy, Market Research Consultancy, Concept & Design Consultancy, Media and Marketing Consultancy, Media Consultancy, Lifestyle Consultancy, Accounting & Auditing Consultancy, Architecture Consultancy, Technical Consultancy, Education Consultancy, Legal Consultancy, Business Consultancy, Travel & Tourism Consultancy, Project Management Consultancy, Human Resources Consultancy, Engineering Consultancy, Management Consultancy, Beauty Consultancy, Fashion Design Consultancy, Hospitality Management Consultancy, Investment Consultancy, Membership Consultancy, Logistics Consultancy, Social Media Consultancy.

  • New Media Services

  • Animation, Animation Photography, Digital Design, Digital Media Management, Digital Media Services, Interactive Services, Multimedia Development, System Development Management, Software Development Management, Web Design, Web Hosting, Technical Services, Social Media Services.

  • Business Information

  • News Agency, Information Services, Helpdesk Services, Research Services, Risk Management, Strategy Advisory Services, Translation Services, Strategy Planning Consultancy.

  • Production

  • Art Production & Distribution, Art Services, Film Production & Distribution, Film Production, Post Production, Program Management, Programmed Management, Video Design Services, Video Production, Videography.

  • Music and Entertainment

  • Music Production & Recordings, Music Distribution, Music Promotion & Management, Music Publishing, Music Label & Rights Management, Theme Parks Management, Music Training.

  • Information Technology

  • IT Consultancy, IT Services, Network Management Services, IT Security Management, IT Solutions, Virtualization, IT Strategy Services, Import/Export (IT Related or Media Related), Media Technology.

  • Design

  • Interior Design Consultancy or Services, Architecture Services, Commercial Interior Design, Space Planning Design, Concept Design Consultancy, Design Services.

  • Education

  • Education Training, Business Training, Online Education, Education Services, Performing Art Training, Training Consultancy, Training Services.

KEY FEATURES

Here are some of the key features of free zone companies established in Creative City, Fujairah.

1. Creative City Fujairah

Creative City Fujairah is one of the most well-known free zones ideal for start-ups and entrepreneurs looking to start their own business. The free zone companies set up in this free zone can operate in accordance with the applicable laws.

2. Type of Company

Free zone establishment with one (1) shareholder. Free zone company with more than one (1) shareholder.

3. Requirements for accounting

There are no accounting or reporting requirements for free zone companies established in Creative City, Fujairah.

4. Taxes

Creative City companies are exempt from all corporate taxes in the United Arab Emirates.

5. 100% Ownership

Any foreign national can own 100% shares in the free zone company.

6. Time zone

Convenient world time zone: GMT+4

7. Paid up capital requirement

There is no paid up capital requirement.

8. Minimum shareholders

There is a requirement of minimum of one (1) shareholder. A person in charge is required to be appointed for each company.