IFZA LIFETIME FREE VISA
International Free Zone Authority (IFZA) is based in Dubai. It migrated there from Fujairah, where it was founded originally.
IFZA is a very competitive free zone for company formation. It offers cost-effective fees and transparent procedures for investors to establish a business.
IFZA has a vast choice of packages: starting from zero visa companies, ending up with multiple visa options.
International Free Zone Authority IFZA offers a wide range of office solutions. The facilities are located in Dubai in the Silicon Oasis area.
This free zone offers the newest facilities in Silicone Business Park:
Dedicated office rent prices in IFZA start from 10,080 AED per year. Office packages include:
· Access to printer, scanner and copy machine
· Usage of a meeting room
IFZA provides a wide range of business activities. It is allowed to have up to 7 activities in one license.
International Free Zone Authority offers business activities with the following categories:
Activities from different categories can be mixed.
E-commerce does not exist as a separate activity, but you can sell goods online with a usual trading license. All business activities in IFZA are taken from Dubai Department of Economic Development.
INTERNATIONAL FREE ZONE LICENSE COSTS
IFZA license fees start at 11,500 AED for zero-visa consultancy and service license.
Setting up a company in this Free Zone saves you the cost of capital requirements and annual audits.
Low cost license fees in IFZA (AED):
Type of license
Non visa package
Visa eligible company
The visa costs are paid on top of the registration fees.
COMPANY FORMATION IN THE FREE ZONE
Company incorporation in International Free Zone Authority is fast and easy and can be completed within 3-4 working days.
The business set up can also be done remotely; personal presence is not required for the company formation.
The personal documents that are needed for the business set up in this Free Zone include:
Company name options
1. Passport copy
2. Residential address and phone number
3. Passport-size photo (for visa-eligible companies)
The documents provided after successful completion of the registration are:
1. Trade License
2. Certificate of incorporation
3. Memorandum of Association
4. Articles of Association
5. Lease Agreement
UAE RESIDENCE VISAS COSTS
The usual time-frames would be the following:
· Company setup 3 days
· Establishment card 7-10 days
· Entry visa 5 days
· Medical check-up, Emirates ID and visa stamping 5-6 days
Visa costs in IFZA (AED):
IFZA fee, AED
Medical checkup, AED
Emirates ID, AED
The visas of company owners and employees are valid for 3 years.
The visa processing in IFZA does not require health insurance.
Resident visa can be processed remotely.
Some nationalities are considered as high-risk in IFZA. Such countries include:
· Iraq, and others.
Note that this list changes frequently and varies in different Emirates, so there is always an option to accommodate a person of any nationality.
It is mostly recommended for citizens from high-risk countries to set up their business in Dubai because immigration restrictions in this Emirate are minimal.
If you want to bring your family to the UAE and open dependent visas for them, you need to satisfy these requirements:
1. Rent an apartment in UAE. A tenancy contract must be in the name of the sponsor.
2. Attest marriage certificate and birth certificate of the children in the UAE Embassy in the country of origin and in the Ministry of foreign affairs in the UAE.
3. Translate marriage certificate and birth certificate into Arabic.
RENEWAL OF LICENSE
The renewal process is easy and straightforward. It is the same price as the first year license registration cost.
If you want to make any changes in your company during the renewal, there are no amendment charges.
The requirements for the renewal are:
· Submission of application form
In International Free Zone Authority, if the amendment is done outside of the renewal process, a fee of 2,000 AED will be charged.
However, clients have the advantage of making as many changes as they like.
Minor changes can be done just by sending an email from the registered address. But for major changes, a Board Resolution is required.
LIQUIDATION OF IFZA COMPANY
IFZA is one of the most affordable free zones when it comes to the cost of liquidation.
They understand the importance of making the liquidation process as easy as possible.
The liquidation cost is 2,000 AED.
Simply cancel any visas first and then hand in the original documents with a signed cancellation form to International Free Zone Authority.
BUSINESS SETUP EXPERTS OPINION
IFZA offers an all perfect balance: work, life, and business.
If you are looking for a fast, easy and remote business set up option, IFZA is a good solution for you.
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