Start Business in JAFZA Offshore

The Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority, under Jebel Ali Free Zone Offshore Companies Regulations 2003, allows the formation of special status offshore companies with individuals or corporate bodies as shareholders, as a non-resident company having a corporate legal entity.

Main Benefits

About JAFZA ( UAE ) Offshore Business Setup

The Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority, under Jebel Ali Free Zone Offshore Companies Regulations 2003, allows the formation of special status offshore companies with individuals or corporate bodies as shareholders, as a non-resident company, having a corporate legal entity.

Uniqueness of Jebel Ali Offshore

Advantages of setting up JAFZA ( UAE ) Offshore Company

  • Asset Protection
  • Confidentiality & Anonymity
  • Exemption from all local taxes
  • Ease of Control, Maintenance & Operation
  • No Minimum capital requirement
  • No audit reports to be filed
  • It is not mandatory to hold shareholder(s), director(s) meeting

Shareholding & Directorship

A minimum of one shareholder is required

A minimum of two Directors is required.

A company registered in JAFZA Offshore is subject to the following restrictions.

No JAFZA Offshore company shall

  • Carry on business with persons resident in the United Arab Emirates
  • Carry on banking business
  • Carry on business as an insurance or re-insurance company, insurance agent or insurance broker

Share Capital

Bearer shares are NOT permitted.