Sharjah Media City Freezone
Prices starting fromAED 5,750
Shape the future of your business with Sharjah media city or SHAMS. The freezone was established in January 2016 by the supreme council member and ruler of Sharjah, His Highness Dr Shaikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi by virtue of Emiri decree, no 10 of 2016. SHAMS or Sharjah media city freezone is located in the emirate of Sharjah, popularly known as the cultural capital of UAE. Sharjah media city was launched in the year 2017 with a vision to accompany media and creativity in the region. It has a unique mission to inspire business growth with creative entrepreneurship in the region. The SHAMS community provides a vibrant eco-system with great innovation where people live, learn and co-create. We can help you with company setup in SHAMS.
Business operations in the freezone requires a minimum share capital of AED 100,000 for all the business entities based in SHAMS but it’s optional as well. If you prefer to have share capital, then SHAMS will provide a bank letter to open bank account in the name of proposed business entity. Once, license is issued, utilize the capital amount for operational purposes. While choosing the capital option, the incorporation process may go longer.
In certain cases, a manager needs to be appointed who requires a resident visa of the company under the sponsorship of free zone authority. To validate the visa, the manager should enter the country at least once in six months.
Benefits of Company Setup in SHAMS
Facilities in Sharjah Media City (SHAMS)
Sharjah Media City provides four facility options including shared desk, dedicated office, dedicated desk, and shared office space designed to serve clients. SHAMS community caters their needs and requirements, once the community is developed.
Structuring of Business Operations in the Freezones
The business operations in a Free Zone can be structured in either one of the following ways:
(with one or up to
Part or branch
of a foreign
Part of a locally
Features of Company Setup in SHAMS
Features of Branch Office
Sharjah media city freezone aims to build an innovative business hub for media industry. It supports a wide range of businesses who wish to embark in their entrepreneurial journey in UAE. Get a creative workspace in Sharjah media city to foster your business requirements!