Sharjah Airport Free zone

Arab Business Consultant

Starting Your Business in Sharjah Airport Free zone 2024

Sharjah is amongst one of the 45 free zones of United Arab Emirates (UAE) and it is seeking the attention of business men from all over the world. Companies are showing their interest because they are visualizing the benefits of conducting trading activities at this very spot. Sharjah free zone company is the neighboring site of Sharjah International Airport. It is generally confusing for beginners what airport free zone is? For their understanding, companies who do not want to have any partner for 51% of shares in their company to start their business, they can start their business in the free zone on their own without having a local national as partner. Free zones are some specific locations where you have an opportunity to start your business by owing the 100% of your business. Sharjah airport freezone is amongst the leading tax free zones of the world. Sharjah free zone license has some interesting catch to it for the facilities it offers to investors, businessmen and entrepreneurs who want to exploit full benefits of this economic hub.

Here at Arab Business Consultant, we have a team of business setup experts who can guide you to choose the best options among the various free zones basis your requirements.

Benefits of setting up business with SHARJAH AIRPORT FREE ZONE

  • Issuance of license within 24 hours
  • Freedom of foreign ownership
  • No restriction on repatriation
  • Exemption from income tax
  • Exemption from import and export taxes
  • Global connectivity
  • Very close to Dubai International Airport
  • Allows long term leasing facility
  • No limit on hiring foreign workers:

Why Arab Business Consultant?

Arab Business Consultant is always completely transparent when providing our clients with the details related to business setup in Sharjah. A large part of this is simply ensuring we offer the flexibility to provide you with the exact package that suits your needs, it can be a Trade license (single owner), trade license with two or more 2 shareholders, or visas for employees or dependents. We will help you to select the option precisely you need so that you pay for what you get.

Types of Business License offered by SHARJAH AIRPORT FREE ZONE

  • Service License
  • Trading License
  • Industrial License
  • Holding Activity License
  • Social Media Influencer License

Packages - Sharjah Airport Free Zone


License Fee
lease of Executive Desk / Saif Plus (annual Rate)
Insurance, Maintenance fee, Signboard & Internet Listing etc
Govt. Innovation fee


  • Type 1 activities include Service and Commercial Trading activities while Type 2 includes General Trading and Industrial activities.
  • 2 Limit of 5 Additional Classes per group of same types
  • 30 Calendar Days Validity
  • Not inclusive of Medical and Emirates ID fees where applicable

Documents required

  • Business Setup Form
  • Authorized Signatory Form
  • Terms and Conditions
  • Shareholder(s) / Manager(s) / Directors(s) Documents

Documents for individuals as Shareholder(s) / Manager(s) / Director(s):

  • Colored and clear full page of Passport Copy
  • Colored and clear full page Entry Stamp page copy / Residence
  • Visa page copy (if applicable)
  • 2 Passport size photos (for immigration card application)

Documents for companies as Shareholder(s) / Manager(s) / Director(s)

  • Certificate of Formation
  • Certificate of Incumbency / Good Standing (if applicable)
  • Memorandum of Association copy
  • Board Resolution Copy
  • Documents for the Authorized Person(s)
  • Passport Copy
  • Colored and clear full page Entry Stamp page copy / Residence Visa page copy (if applicable)
  • 2 Passport size Photographs

Documents Specifications

Passport Copy

  • Colored and clear full page passport copy
  • Passport should be valid for a minimum of 7 months
  • Amendment / Modification page should be included (if applicable)
  • Additional remarks for below nationalities
  • India – First and last page copy
  • Pakistan – First and second page copy
  • Sri Lanka – First and fourth page copy
  • USA – Special comment page copy
  • Nepal – First and last page copy


  • White background
  • Teeth should not be visible
  • Light colored shirts are not allowed
  • Jewelry and eyeglasses are not allowed
  • Handwritten marks are not allowed on the photos

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Mobile: +971 568006700

Address: Office No. 114, Khaleej Center Near Sharaf DG Metro Station, Bur Dubai