Dubai Airport Freezone (DAFZA)
It offers business communities with integrated business solutions in regards to import and export trades and services. It also helps companies obtain their business licences so that they are able to integrate themselves effectively in Dubai. Other services include, specialising in freezone establishments and opening branch offices in dubai airport free zone for existing organizations.
DAFZA has an infrastructure of established offices, thermally insulated and purpose-built units, conference rooms, a lecture hall, a business lounge and telecommunication services.
DAFZA offers various benefits to companies, some of these include establishing a business next to the airport with State-of-the-art infrastructure, and outstanding facilities. DAFZ offers investment incentives and tax exemptions that try to empower its organizations to accomplish more prominent practical proficiency at a lower operational expense.
DAFZA allows for two different types of companies to be set up in Dubai, a Free Zone Establishment (FZE), which is formed with a minimum of one shareholder and a maximum of 50, either individual (a person) or non-individual (a company) and a Branch Office of an existing company whereby a foreign company can set up a branch of its existing company in DAFZA.
The Dubai Airport Freezone company setup has a minimal paperwork requirement with a set fee which allows companies to easily set up their businesses in the area. The applications are also processed by the DAFZA authority in a fast, timely manner.
The latest statistics revealed that 34 per cent of the ICT and Electronics companies based in the freezone are multinational companies. The positive figures reflect the high trust placed by multinational companies in Dubai’s business and investment environment. They also affirm the leading position DAFZA enjoys as a preferred destination for foreign investments attributed to its strategic location, highly developed infrastructure, ‘smart’ services, and smooth investment mechanisms which drive economic growth.
- DAFZA has a strategic location in the heart of Dubai next to the airport
- State-of-the-art infrastructure
- World-class facilities
- Single window convenience for administrative services
- Investor-oriented management
- 24/7 customs services and rapid cargo clearance
- A dedicated logistics center
- 24/7 security
- DAFZA offers 100 per cent corporate tax exemption
- 100 per cent personal income tax exemption
- 100 per cent import and export tax exemption
- DAFZA ensures 100 per cent foreign company ownership
- 100 per cent repatriation of capital and profits
- No currency restrictions