The world’s first Free Zone concept dedicated exclusively to serving the global Publishing and Printing industry. Write, design, publish, print, store, and distribute – locally and worldwide – all from one single, purpose-built, state of the art facility.

Benefits of Setting Up a Business in SPC

Under the management of Sharjah Book Authority, SPC free zone serves a lot of advantages for the business group and also for the investors in Sharjah, like:

  • Entrepreneurs who are willing to set up their business in SPC can own an office space at a very low cost starting from AED 1,350
  • Companies in SPC free zone have been given a leasing contract for 25 years which can be renewed at a later point of time
  • Sharjah Book Authority has cut down the legal requirements for setting up a business in Sharjah free zone
  • There is provision of trading license within 24 hours of time span
  • The companies in SPC can employee 100% of expatriates
  • An exemption is provided on income tax and import-export tax for the companies who start their business venture in SPC
  • Low cost of living, manpower supply and of printing logistics
  • 100% ownership and fund repatriation of income
  • Local Sponsorship and e-channel visa services are provided for the staff of any company in SPC free zone

Other key benefits of Free Zone Company Set up are:

  • Liberal bank account opening and maintenance
  • Bank accounts that support multiple currencies
  • Full repatriation of investments & profits
  • Ideal for any kind of international business
  • Quick incorporation 2-3 working days
  • No local or national assistance needed
  • Office space not required

What Type of Company to Register in SPC?

  1. Free Zone Establishment (FZE)

A company with a single shareholder (individual or corporate entity).

  1. Free Zone Company (FZC)

Multiple shareholders up to 7 (individual or corporate entities or a mix of both).

  1. Local Branch

Branch of a UAE company.

  1. International Branch

Branch of a foreign company.