Abu Dhabi for Dh530,Get a freelancer license without sponsorship

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Abu Dhabi for Dh530,Get a freelancer license without sponsorship

If you are currently planning to start your own business now it’s time to take the first step because (ADDED) Abu Dhabi’s Department of Economic Development recently announce the new freelancer visa without any company or sponsorship, If you have professional skills then you are eligible for this#-


The freelancer license or visa, publicized by the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED), is now accessible to

  • UAE citizens,
  • Residents
  • Non-residents,

which will consent them to apply for residence visas#- The authorization also does not have a compulsory requirement for an

  • Office space,

according to announcement#-

The Cost and validity for this visa

The freelancer certificate by ADDED is just for Dh530 which is valid for two years#- It also permits the visa holder to sponsor his or her,  (wife or husband ) family in UAE#- But Still, it is significant to note that this would be under the family visa and not under the company name or sponsorship or third person#- Family’s visa will also be valid two years#-

The procedure for freelancer Visa

To register for the freelancer visa, applicants can submit to the  ADDED or  02 815 8888 or open a new account or register with the Abu Dhabi Business Centre on www.adbc.gov.ae

Business Centre also has an app, which one accessible for Android and Apple devices, Referred to as ‘AD Business Centre’#-

For the  registration with the Abu Dhabi Business Centre, applicants just requirement to create a new account by providing that the following details:

  • Full name
  • Passport number
  • Mobile number
  • Email address

After filling in all information and requirement then you are applying for the Freelance visa under the ‘Commercial visa’ category#-

No need for

  • local service agent
  • UAE citizen as a partner

 For applying for this visa#- However, you would prerequisite to deliver the following supportive documents for your application to be measured:

Proof of proficiency in activity looking for to be licensed for:

  • A university degree,
  • a certificate of experience
  • accredited accomplishments in desired activity#-

2#- Applicant Residents:

 Working in the government sector

  1. should attach a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the employer
  • Working in the private sector under a permanent contract

will be participating in a similar activity

  1. required NOC letter from employer#-
  • Working in the private sector on a part-time basis
  1. NOC letter not required#-

Which events are comprised?

Under the terms of the recently issued resolution, ADDED has identified 48 economic activities that can be experienced with a freelancer visa#-

The economic actions include:

1#- Working soap forming

2#- Parties and events organizing

3#- Tourist and recreation consultants

4#- Green buildings consultant

5#- Marketing consultancy and studies

6#- Information technology consultancy

7#- Translation publication services

8#- Heritage consulting

9#- Plastering and carving works

10#- Coordination of natural and artificial flowers

11#- Space consultancies

12#- Design services

13#- Consulting technical equipment

14#- Fashion and clothes designing

15#- Real estate consultancy

16#- Public relations consultancy

17#- Human resource consultancy

18#- Marketing consultancy in the field of energy

19#- Computer devices and equipment domain consultancy

20#- Handcrafted products and environmental works

21#- Landscape and gardening services

22#- Marketing operations management

23#- Parliamentary consultancy

24#- Economic feasibility consultancy and studies

25#- Administrative consultancy and studies

26#- Parties and occasions photography

27#- Lifestyle development consultancy

28#- Calligraphers and painters

29#- Agricultural extension services

30#- Plague resisting consultancy

31#- Procurement consulting

32#- Quality, standardization and measuring consultancy

33#- Maritime consultancies services

34#- Commodities designing consultancy

35#- Project management services

36#- Network websites designing

37#- Jewellery design, jewelry

38#- Statistical services consultancies

39#- Personal videography

40#- Gift-wrapping

41#- Banking services consultancy

42#- Artwork for cosmetic craft (sculpture)

43#- Consultancy project development

44#- Food safety consulting

45#- Photography services

46#- Architectural production and drawing technical consultancy

47#- Fine arts consultancy

48#- Logistics consultancy


Source: https://gulfnews.com/living-in-uae/ask-us/get-a-freelancer-licence-in-abu-dhabi-for-dh530-and-sponsor-your-family-in-the-uae-1.1605532573650


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