What are the fees to set up in the Qatar Free zone QFZ Qatar

What are the fees to set up in the Qatar Freezone (QFZ)?

Setting up an LLC in the Qatar Freezone (QFZ)

For incorporation of an LLC, you will require all the documents relating to the free zone entity. These are:

  • Articles of Associations (AoA), which must be signed by shareholders or authorised representatives of the shareholders on every page
  • Documents pertaining to the incorporation of the free zone entity and appointment of an authorised representative (shareholder’s resolution)
  • All governmental documents that relate to the company shareholders

Note that where shareholders may be corporate entities then the relevant Board Resolution and Power of Attorney must be obtain from the country of origin and Notarised Legalised and Attested through the Qatar embassy in that country. PPG can assist with this process as needed.

Setting up a Foreign Branch in the Qatar Freezone (QFZ)

In order to register a branch office in the Qatar Freezone, you must provide the following:

  • All documents that relate to the authorisation for incorporation of a free zone branch
  • Any documents that are connected with the appointment of a manager
  • Any other constitutional documents that are related to the originating parent company

With setting up Branch office in QFZ the relevant Board Resolution and Power of Attorney must be drafted from the parent company and obtained from the country of origin and Notarised, Legalised and Attested through the Qatar embassy in that country. PPG can assist with this process as needed.

What are the fees to set up in the Qatar Freezone (QFZ)

The initial government fees to set up in QFZ are QAR11,000 for an LLC.

This is comprised of QAR 300 freezone application fee, QAR 5,700 freezone registration fee and QAR 5,000 annual licence fee.

How do I set up a company in a Qatar Free Zone? Find more details here; www.vpqatar.com/blog/2021/04/set-up-a-business-in-qatar-free-zone

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