Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA)
JAFZA is one of the largest and oldest free zones in the United Arab Emirates. It is home to many giant firms and corporations in the UAE. In addition, the Middle East, Europe, the Indian Subcontinent, America, and Africa have all sent their finest investors to this area, establishing it as a well-known economic and industrial center worldwide.
Over the last few decades, JAFZA has drawn some of the largest and most well-known companies from various industries, thanks to the advantages of its distinctive, value-added business structures. Moreover, JAFZA, the most customer-focused and service-driven free zone, provides a lively, dynamic working atmosphere.
Benefits of Company Registration in Jebel Ali Free Zone
Jebel Ali Free Zone is also directly accessible from the Al Maktoum International Airport and the Jebel Ali Seaport, and this is not the only benefit the free zone offers. It offers many other benefits like
Complete foreign ownership
100% capital repatriation
No import or re-export duties
No currency restrictions
A massive set of facilities offered
One of the largest and cheapest free zones
It only has one customs section, which shortens the process and lowers the price of clearing cargo.
No restriction on foreign talent or employees
Ability to mortgage your premises
JAFZA Company Setup Structures
There are several types of business setup structures in JAFZA, and they are
- Free Zone Establishment – Single shareholder
- Free Zone Company – Multiple shareholders
- Public Listed Company – Public offering company
- Branch – Branch of an established company
- Offshore – A business operating outside the jurisdiction
JAFZA Business Setup License
The Free Zone offers various types of licenses, and they are
- Trading License – The license allows companies to buy and sell products.
- Service License - The license allows businesses to offer service-related solutions.
- Industrial License – It is more suitable for the manufacturing or production of goods
- Logistics License – The license is for companies that provide logistics and supply chain solutions
- E-Commerce License – The license lets businesses sell their goods online.
Facilities offered by Jebel Ali Free Zone
Jebel Ali free zone provides businesses with a wide range of facilities, some of which are:
- Acres of land, Residential properties
- Showrooms and Retail Outlets
- Offices and Business parks
- Customized development solutions
Starting a company in JAFZA does not require the owner's presence. However, the business owner must visit the free zone during document generation.
Jebel Ali Free Zone(JAFZA) Company Setup Cost
JAFZA Company Setup Cost depends on the activity, scale of your business, the facility you choose, etc. However, the package starts from AED 16,000.
Documents Required for JAFZA Company Formation
Visa /Entry permit Copy
Director/Shareholder passport photos
Additional documents depending upon business activity
Process of JAFZA Company Formation
Select the structure of your business. It depends upon the shareholders and your business nature.
Fill out the application form with personal, professional, and business details. Submit the mentioned documents and proceed with the next step
Pay the mentioned fees and get your license. You are allowed to start your business once your license is approved
Why choose Gryffin Capitalist for Your JAFZA Company Setup
Starting a business in JAFZA will allow you to enter the global markets. It encourages several creative companies and entrepreneurs to establish a business here. However, starting a business takes a lot of work.
So, we at Gryffin Capitalist are here to help you. Our business professionals have high experience in the field and can help you in the process and offer solutions specially customized to your needs. By choosing us, you can focus solely on developing your business goals while we help you incorporate your company with the utmost ease. So, contact us and we'll be happy to help you.
Strong belief in long-term client relationships
Competitive Market Pricing
Efficient and Transparent Process
What our clients say
Very Prompt Service
"Gryffin Capitalist has assisted us with the opening of an offshore bank account without much hassles. I have faced issues with other companies regarding the required documents and process"
Seamless company Incorporation process
"I contacted Gryffin Capitalist to incorporate my company in the British Virgin Islands. The consultants were proactive in explaining the process and getting necessary documents in a single go thereby avoiding any resubmission and saving a lot of time."
Great Service by the team
"The team at Gryffin capitalist was very helpful in my company incorporation in the UAE. After the sales, the operations team was proactive and followed up regularly to get the company registered."
It takes around 15 working days to start a business in Jebel Ali Free Zone.
Documents required are: Application form, Business plan, Chosen business activities, Passport copies of all shareholders, Visa status copy/ entry stamp, Trade name options, Photocopy and personal details.
It depends on factors like the activity, facility you choose, number of visas, etc. However, the package starts from AED 16,000
Yes, you can start an e-commerce business in Jebel Ali.