RAK Free Zone – also known as Ras Al Khaimah Free Zone or RAK Free Trade Zone – is among the most economical and fastest growing free zones in UAE (United Arab Emirates). RAK Free Zone company setup offers flexible and customizable company formation solutions for small and medium businesses. Established in 2000, it has built strong brand recognition in United Arab Emirates (UAE). The head quarters of RAK Free Trade Zone (RAK FTZ) is in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE.
Free Zone Company Setup
RAK FTZ offers a number of choices for investors. Company registration in RAK Free Zone can be in any one of the business parks spread across the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah. Depending on the type of business activity, RAK Free Zone offers four different zones for new business registration.
- Business Park
- Technology Park
- Industrial Park
- Academic Zone
RAK Free Zone Business Park
The Business Park is in the central business district of the city, close to RAK Exhibition Centre, Shopping Centres and five-star Hotel & Beach Club properties of Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates.
It caters to the needs of the clients with their need of advanced offices in a modern business center. The RAK Business Centre is a free trade zone facility which gives investors an opportunity to start a business with no hassles. Some of the key features of the RAK Business Centre are the furnished, fully-functional and ready-to-use offices, flexi-offices (shared office) & flexi-desks (shared desk) in various locations rendered as per the investors’ convenience. All of these are offered at highly cost-effective rates. Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone offers all the facilities required by international businesses.
- Telecommunication facilities are of global standards in Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone.
- Excellent port facilities at Port Saqr: only 25 kilometres from Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone.
- Close proximity to the emirates of Dubai and Sharjah.
RAK Free Zone Technology Park
Located at South of Ras Al Khaimah, the Technology Park is near to Dubai via the Emirates Road, and around 40 minutes from the Ras Al Khaimah International Airport.
RAK Free Zone Technology park covers an area of 100 hectares. It is located very close to 5 Star resorts, golf courses, shopping malls, freehold properties etc. It is in a rapidly expanding area devoted to light industries & automated manufacturing and capital-intensive quality lifestyle projects.
RAK Free Zone Industrial Park
For manufacturing entities, Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone offers industrial land in its industrial park. RAK Free Zone Industrial Park is located close to Saqr Port. Potential investors can enter into a long-term lease agreement for areas starting from about 5000 square meters.
RAK Free Zone Academic Zone
For educational and training institutions, RAK Free Zone offers facilities and services in its Academic Zone. Though the main cluster of facilities is located in Al Dhait area in Ras Al Khaimah, RAK Free Trade Zone offers facilities in certain other selected locations within the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah.
RAK Business Centre Dubai (Fairmont Hotel, Dubai)
One of the fastest growing cities in the world, Dubai is considered to be the commercial hub of the UAE and offers unlimited business opportunities. Dubai’s infrastructure and services match international levels which offer an excellent business environment and all advantages of a highly developed economy. Located on the seventh floor of The Fairmont Dubai, the Business Centre offers one-stop shop facilities to businessmen.
The Business Centre provides you all the support you need to make your operations highly successful by assisting you in obtaining necessary licenses, providing fully furnished office space, conference facilities, front desk secretarial services, marketing services, call-centre services, mail forwarding services and other administrative services.
RAK Free Zone Business Licenses
It offers different business licenses for various business activities. These licenses include:
- Industrial License
- Trading License
- General Trading License
- Service License
RAK Free Zone Business License Cost
Please refer the figures given in the below tables as indicative costs only. These are average estimates based on certain limits. Please contact us for the latest cost of business license in RAK Free Trade Zone.
RAK Free Zone Trade LicenceThe table below shows the approximate fees charged by Cross Border Business Consultants for licence registration with RAK FTZ including the service fee by CBBC. Please note that these figures are indicative fees only. Users of this website are requested to get in touch with CBBC or RAK FTZ directly for the most accurate numbers before taking any business decisions.
|RAK Free Zone Licence Type||Legal Type||Approximate License Cost (AED)||Legal Fees (AED)||Registration Fees (AED)||Service Charges (AED)||CBBC Consulting Charges (AED)||Approximate Total (AED) Excluding Facilities Charges|
|FZC (2 - 3 Partners)||3,650||2,350||7,000||1,200||5,000||19,200|
|FZC (4 - 5 Partners)||3,650||3,500||7,000||1,200||5,000||20,350|
|Consultancy / Services||1 Owner||7,500||7,000||1,200||3,000||18,700|
|FZC (2 - 3 Partners)||7,500||2,350||7,000||1,200||5,000||23,050|
|FZC (4 - 5 Partners)||7,500||3,500||7,000||1,200||5,000||24,200|
|General Trading||1 Owner||15,000||7,000||1,200||3,000||26,200|
|FZC (2 - 3 Partners)||15,000||2,350||7,000||1,200||5,000||30,550|
|FZC (4 - 5 Partners)||15,000||3,500||7,000||1,200||5,000||31,700|
RAK Free Zone Lease Rent
|RAK Free Zone Facility||Annual Rent (AED)|
|Office Space (Starting from)||15,600|
|Warehouses (per Sqm)||200|
|Industrial Land (per Sqm)||30|
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