A freelance visa in the UAE

as low as 3 000 USD
  • Period of processing is 1 month
  • Opportunity to work with companies both in the UAE and internationally
  • No language requirements
  • Full legal support
  • Guaranteed result under the contract

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Opportunities of Residence Permit in the UAE

Legal residence in the UAE

Work with companies both in the UAE and internationally

Residence permit for spouse and children

Unlimited capital transfer abroad

Bank accounts in the UAE

No corporate tax and 5% value added tax

Confidentiality of tax information

High level of medical service

5 key reasons to choose the UAE

  • Easy terms of getting a residence permit
  • High standard of living and a stable economy
  • Employment for foreigners and decent wages
  • Safe living conditions
  • Developed health care system

It takes only 1 month to get a freelance visa in the UAE, and enables you to:

  • Live in the UAE
  • Work with UAE companies and individuals on a legal basis
  • Bring your family with you

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5 simple steps to apply for a freelance visa in the UAE


Detailed consultation

The applicant contacts iWorld, and is provided by the lawyers with all the up-to-date information on relocation and carrying out of freelance activities in the UAE.


Registration of the freelance license

iWorld specialists collect and process all the necessary documents for the applicant, complete the government forms, and submit them to the appropriate government authority.


Obtaining a freelance license

Once the application is approved by the appropriate state body, the applicant receives a freelance license.


Registration of the application for a residence permit

iWorld lawyers submit an application to the UAE Immigration Office on behalf of the client for a residence permit based on the freelance activity.


Obtaining a residence permit in the UAE

After the application is reviewed, a medical examination is passed and biometrics submitted, a residence visa and Emirates ID are issued for a period of 1-2 years.

You can pay for the services of our company in any way convenient for you:

iWorld law firm uses popular payment methods, including cryptocurrencies.

  • visa mastercard

    Visa or Mastercard

  • bank

    Bank transfer to the company's account

  • payoneer stripe

    Payoneer or Stripe payment systems

  • bitcoin

    Any cryptocurrency, preserving confidentiality

Get a freelance visa and enjoy tax breaks while working with companies in the UAE

  • 0% corporate tax
  • 0% dividend tax
  • 0% income tax
  • 0% capital gains tax

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Requirements for the applicant

  • 18 years old or over
  • No criminal record
  • Sufficient funds for living in the UAE

People choose iWorld as a guarantee of:

Legal transparencySpecialists of the company help to obtain a freelance visa in compliance with all legal regulations and in accordance with the UAE legislation in force.

Cooperation under contractThe specialists of iWorld start working with your case only after the official contract is signed which guarantees your legal security.

Full confidentialityPersonal information about participants of immigration programs will be protected and will never get to the third parties.

Comprehensive supportAn obligatory condition of iWorld work with clients is comprehensive support at all steps of the immigration process.

iWorld leading expert on immigration to the UAE

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My name is Andris Kaushelis, I’m the head of iWorld office in the UAE.

In 2023, we carried out 200+ cases on the UAE Freelance Visa program.

The team I work in includes:

  • Over 20 certified lawyers
  • More than 6 years of experience in international corporate law
  • Professionalism and responsibility

iWorld will provide qualified legal assistance in processing residence permit in the UAE.

Keep in touch:

+971 (55) 13 91 081

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Media about iWorld

iWorld activities are covered both by the authoritative international media and by experts in the field of immigration.

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  • Professional consulting at all stages of partnership

FAQs about applying for a freelance visa in the UAE

This is a FAQs section about the procedure for obtaining a freelancer visa in the UAE.

A freelance visa is a residence permit in the UAE. This document gives you the right to live and work in the country, as well as temporary residence status for family members.

It is possible to work as a freelancer in many free economic zones in the UAE. In order to operate as a self-employed professional, you need to obtain a special license. Your employing company must be registered in one of the Free Economic Zones.

With this document, you will get the right to work legally in the UAE as a self-employed specialist. At the same time, you need to have a license for a particular type of activity.

To start an independent business in Dubai, you need to choose a suitable free zone, then decide on the area of activity, draw up the necessary documents, pay the fee and obtain a license.

Foreigners who are granted a resident status in Dubai and other Emirates are exempt from paying income tax. Residents pay 5% VAT only if their annual income in the UAE exceeds 375,000 dirhams (102,097 USD).

The cost of a freelancer visa depends on the type of activity and the requirements of the particular jurisdiction. In any case, it will cost less than registering your own company in the UAE.

First, you should obtain a freelancer's license in Dubai. After that, you can apply for the visa itself.

Yes, a freelancer visa allows you to sponsor family members residing with you (wife/husband and children).

First, you contact our company for assistance and get an initial consultation. After signing the contract, we will provide you with comprehensive support at all stages of the UAE residence permit process.

Immigrate to the UAE with your entire family by a freelance visa!

  • Cost: starting at 3 000 USD
  • Time frame: 1 month

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