Freelancing in Fujairah

The Freelance license is allowed to provide opportunities to the freelancers to expand their work and network. Freelancing is becoming very popular among the younger generation and also becoming a common business practice around the world.

Fujairah offers a freelance license to the international as well as local entrepreneurs.

Benefits for the Freelancers

  • Flexibility to work from anywhere
  • Self-Sufficiency
  • A balance between Work and Life
  • Lowers the working expenses which ultimately raises the Profits
  • Simultaneously handling multiple projects
  • Building own Brand
  • Office Space not required

What are the Benefits for Companies Hiring Freelancers?

  • No permanent employees required
  • Availability of Multiple options to choose from
  • Flexibility to hire experts from a specific industry
  • International hiring is permitted

Top Freelancing Professions 

Some of the top freelancing professions are:

  • E-learning and Guest Lecturing
  • Web development
  • Web designing
  • Guest blogging and Copy-writing
  • Graphics Designing
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Developing a Mobile App
  • Search engine optimization (SEO)
  • Search engine marketing (SEM)
  • Branding
  • 3D Modeling
  • Computer-Aided-Design
  • Language interpretation and translation
  • Legal services

How to Apply for a Freelance License?

  1. Fill the Application form for the prior subject
  2. Submit the documents like Copy of Passport, Business Plan, Qualification Certifications, etc.
  3. NOC to convert the Residence Visa to Freelance Visa
  4. Bank Statement

Free Zones offering Freelance License

Fujairah Creative City Free zone

Fujairah Creative City Free zone offers several packages for companies in different categories. The free zone also offers a Freelance business package with 4 Visas which is the best offer for start-ups. The advantages offered by the free zone are similar to that of a regular company set-up.

The Services Include:

  • License validity from 1-3 years
  • Establishment card (according to the validity)
  • Most number of Visas (4)
  • License processing time is 1 working day
  • The option of Flexi-Desk facility (online support, signboard, internet access, conference room, PO box, PRO services)

Procedure to acquire a Freelancer License

To acquire the Freelance License in Fujairah the entrepreneur needs to follow certain steps:

  • Apply to the related Free zone Authority to hold a license
  • Apply along with the passport copy, business plan, and bank reference letter
  • On approval, the applicant receives a confirmation letter from the Free zone authority
  • Resubmit the application after signing the confirmation letter along with the other documents indicated by the Authority
  • Deposit the necessary payments
  • The Freelance Permit is now issued to the applicant after signing the Sponsorship Agreement

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