Sharjah Media City Freezone (SHAMS)

Sharjah Media City Freezone (SHAMS) is situated in the UAE. it was launched just after the Emiri Decree in 2017 by his highness sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Muhammad Al Qasimi who is the supreme council member and the ruler of Sharjah. SHAMS has emerged as superior in media and creativity in the region.

Sharjah Shams free zone provides the cheapest business registration in the UAE. SHAMS is the leading global center for companies giving out media services. Shams free zone is designed to encourage and bring out the development of media and creative companies. SHAMS always welcomes every new creative business in the UAE.

Benefits of starting your business in Sharjah Media free zone

Here are the benefits of starting your business in Sharjah Media City (SHAMS) as follows:

Strategic location

Tax benefits

100% ownership

Business-friendly environment

Diverse culture offering

Wonderful infrastructure

Flexibility and numerous license options

Impurities to global markets

Supportive ecosystem

Why choose an Arab Business Consultant for Sharjah Media City Freezone (SHAMS)

If you are thinking of setting up your business in Dubai's mainland it is important to have the right and skilled business consultant by your side. This small decision will help you successfully open your business with proper guidance and seamlessly.
We the prominent Arab Business Consultant have a team of experts who know cultural insight and sensitivity, a vast local network, legal and regulatory experts, language proficiency, customized business solutions, and cultural and relationship building. Arab Business Consultant aims to give you guidance and support throughout your business journey.

Types of business licenses offered in Sharjah Media City Freezone

  • Trading license
  • Industrial license
  • Service license
  • Holding license
  • Our Other services

  • PRO services in Dubai
  • Local sponsor in UAE
  • Visa processing
  • Bank account opening
  • VAT registration services in UAE
  • General trading license in Dubai UAE
  • Renewal license UAE
  • The process of starting your business in SHAMS freezone

    Below we have mentioned the key steps for starting your business in Sharjah Media City Freezone.


    Determine your business activity

    The first and most important step for opening your business is to recognize the nature of your business. SHAMS provides a vast variety of business activities so choose the right category that matches your business.


    Choose a legal structure and your license type

    According to your business activity decide your the most appropriate legal structure. Each legal structure has its own advantages and disadvantages.


    Select the license packages

    SHAMS knows that every business is unique so choose the best license package for your business and the one that is a cost-effective license that is customized specially for you.


    Submit your application

    When you get done with the steps of business activity, legal structure, and license package and now you will be good at submitting your application.


    Legal documentation and requirements

    In the next step, you may submit the important documentation needed to open a branch or LLC. This process incorporates the verification of the documents, a complete onboarding form, an ideal beneficial owner form, and your business plan


    Pay the needful fees

    SHAMS gives a cost-effective fee structure opening doors for sizes of businesses and not putting any financial burden. The reasonable pricing helps you to invest in resources where they matter the most.


    Start with your business operations

    After your application gets approved now you can operate your business. SHAMS has a range of working spaces and facilities.

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    Documents that are required for Sharjah Media City Freezone

    The documents that you need to submit to start your business in SHAMS are as follows:

    Memorandum of Association (MOA)
    Certificate of incorporation
    Articles of Association (AOA)
    Board resolution to establish a new branch
    Valid trade license

    Supporting documents

    Passport company of the director and secretary
    Passport copy of the individual shareholder
    Passport copy and UAE visa of the general manager
    Get your business setup done smoothly in Ajman Media City Freezone

    We the Arab Business consultant will guide you from the start of the process to the end requirements for your business setup in the Sharjah Media City Freezone. We will aid you in choosing the right business structure, and all your documentation, facilitating government approvals, providing you with local market insight, and managing your banking and financial matters. We aim to provide you with continuous support.