How to establish a representative office in the UAE

Foreign investors who are interested in doing business in the UAE have a lot of company formation options to choose from. Whether it’s in a freezone or mainland LLC the choice of jurisdiction can be a complex process.

What first-time businessmen don’t realize is that there is one other option.
The UAE Companies Law, article (313) allows foreign companies to promote their main activities in the UAE by opening representative offices.

There are a few defining characteristics that differentiate a representative office from a branch. It is governed by certain provisions of the law and executive regulations.

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