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Frequently Asked Questions
What are the required documents for the registration of a company ?
- Passport copies of shareholders, managers, and directors
- Parent company documents (if corporate)
- Certificate of Formation/Incorporation
- Certificate of Incumbency (issued within the last 3 months)
- Memorandum and Articles of Association
- Board Resolution
What is included in the package of AED 12500?
- LLC-FZ Trade License
- 0 Visa Allocation
- 3 Business Activities
- Lease Agreement
What is an establishment card & why do I require it ?
An Establishment Card is a card that specifies your company’s information. This includes the name of your company, the card number, and the expiration date. It is issued by the Immigration Authority of the Emirate where your company is registered.
The card is required for you and your employees to apply for any resident visas. To obtain a visa, applicants must submit a copy of the company’s establishment card with their visa application. You will also need a company establishment card to connect your office to the internet, water, or electricity.
How much does security clearance cost, and do I need one ?
A security clearance is included in your license fee of AED 12,500. However, if you want a security clearance before starting your business, you’ll have to pay AED 525. Depending on your business activities, you may need a security clearance.