For companies wishing to establish themselves in the United Arab Emirates, the Abu Dhabi Airport Free Zone (ADAFZ) is a special economic zone housed inside the Abu Dhabi International Airport.
ADAFZ offers a number of advantages as a free zone:
Access to all the resources your business needs in one place
Unlimited business opportunities
Modern and innovative infrastructure and world-class facilities
No corporate and income tax
Foreign investors can have 100% ownership
Access to regional and international markets
It’s easy to import and export from ADAFZ
Total repatriation of capital and profits
No custom duties
Abu Dhabi airport free zone regulations are investor-friendly
Depending on the kind of license and the type of business, different documentation may be needed to open a business in the Abu Dhabi Airport Free Zone (ADAFZ). Nonetheless, the following are some of the typical paperwork needed for company establishment in the ADAFZ:
Passport copy of owners
Passport size photo in color with white background
Company Application Form (for Initial Approval and Registration).
Registration Certificate or Trade License (Existing company)
Audited financial report or bank reference
Appointment of manager and POA of manager
The registration process is pretty fast since it can take up to 14 working days.
After registering and licensing the company, it’s required to start with the Visa Process that can be obtained by the company depending on its size.