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Shams-Sharjah Media Company

Sharjah Media City (Shams) was established in February 2017 to serve as a catalyst for the growth and development of creative and media industries. It is fifteen minutes from Dubai International Airport and five minutes from Sharjah International Airport.

Shams grants licenses for services, trading, and manufacturing. It accepts approximately 200 different types of businesses, ranging from bookkeeping and auditing to publishing and wholesale.

Company Setup in SHAMS

Starting at the age of 19, Sharjah Media City free zone enables the youngest age of company shareholders to own a business. This is a fantastic bonus that you won’t find in any other Free Zone. Employees as young as 18 years old are permitted, which is rare in comparison to other Free Zones.

Company registration and renewal can be done remotely, whether you are in the UAE or overseas, and in as little as a week.

Some documents are required to be submitted:

  • Copy of passport.
  • Mobile number and Email Address.


SHAMS company setup cost :
License typePrice (AED)
With a single visa quota, a trading or service license is available13,420
With a zero visa quota, you can trade or provide services.11,500
SHAMS Residence Visas Corporate Amendments Liquidating a SHAMS company

SHAMS offers one of the most flexible visa distribution systems, allowing a company to be eligible for anything from zero to six visas.

The Hamriyah free zone visa is another option for getting several visa slots in Sharjah.

During the renewal, you will be able to make changes to your license at no cost.

The majority of them cost 2,000 AED and do not require physical attendance.

The price of the liquidation is 2,000 AED.

Liquidating a company in Sharjah Media City Free Zone authority takes about 3 weeks.


Benefits of SHAMS Free Zone Company

  • Shams enables shareholders to form a new company without having to be physically present in the UAE.
  • Registration and management of a business are both affordable.
  • Visa packages that range from 0 to 6 visas are available.
  • There will be no annual audit.
  • General trading and E-commerce activities are covered under the zero visa package, which is a low-cost option.
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