What types of business enterprises are allowed in Fujairah Free Zone?
All types of Quality Business are considered, subject to Fujairah Free Zone Authority's approval.
What is the cost of land?
This depends on the area chosen. Approximate price: Dhs 20 per sqm.
What are the Customs duties?
Except for liquor and cigarettes, the maximum Custom's duties of 5% are applicable on all commodities.
Are there any minimum capital requirements for setting up a company in the Free Zone?
None. Except when registering for FZE and FZC the minimum paid-up capital should be Dhs 150,000.
Will the Government or Fujairah Free Zone Authority provide financial assistance for the projects in the Free Zone?
Neither the Government nor the Authority provides project funding; however, financing is possible from Private Sources.
Do I need to employ UAE nationals?
At present there is no law enforcing the recruitment of UAE nationals.
Can I import and export goods?
Yes. Subject to your particular licence.
Language: UAE’s Official language is Arabic, but English, Urdu, Hindi, Persian & Tagalog are commonly spoken
Currency: Dirham (Dhs and AED) with 100 fils/dhs conversion rate is Dhs 3.67 per US Dollar
Time Zone: 4 hours ahead of GMT