Trade Name Issuance

It is the first step to issue the license. The service includes trade name, activity, partners’ names, type of license and the legal status of the facility

Clients

The trade name must have an Arabic meaning, with the exception of:

• Names of branches of foreign companies registered abroad

• Names of company branches, whether local or foreign. Names that are not allowed to be registered:

• Names and attributes of His Majesty unless it is a compound personal name

• The names of international (famous) companies unless the name is for a branch

• Names of local, Arab, and international bodies, institutions, and organizations

• Names that conflict with the trademarks registered in the country unless the applicant is authorized to use them

• Names that contradict public order and morals in the country

• Names that are ambiguous or similar to registered names or that lead to misleading the public. It is not permissible to choose the names of important landmarks in the country, including but not limited to:

(Emirates - Abu Dhabi - Dubai - Sharjah - Ajman - Umm al-Quwain - Ras al-Khaimah - Fujairah - Burj Khalifa - Zabeel - Al Wasl) and may not be chosen also in case it is associated with (city or village) and it is not permissible to choose the following names: Olympic - Union - Zulal - Al-Arsa - Modern - New - Arabic - Al Qasba

• Licensing form

• Investor registration form

• Security approval for investors

• A copy of the investor's valid passport and identity and residence card for non-nationals

• A duly attested no-objection letter for the non-investor (if required)

• Permission to trade for a minor under 21 years of age, if necessary

• The approval of the official authorities due to the commercial activity

• The presence of the relationship owner or his legal representative

• An acknowledgment and undertaking form by the investor that he does not work in any governmental or federal entity in the Emirate of Sharjah in the event that the investor has more than ten licenses.

Trade name issue 250 AED

Translated trade name issue 1250 AED

Foreign trade name issue 2250 AED

Trade name booking fee 1000AED

Investor numbers

Sharjah Economic Development Department website.

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