Fees and timelines in 2024


pay by installmentsThe average fee per Abu Dhabi engagement is outlined in the table below. These fees include company incorporation, opening corporate bank accounts, project management and all government fees:

Different Abu Dhabi entity types Cost Draft invoice
Tax resident LLC US$29,538 View invoice PDF
PLC US$31,690 View invoice PDF
Free zone company US$26,350 View invoice PDF
Global Markets free zone company (ADGM) US$30,828 View invoice PDF
Branch of a foreign company US$37,400 View invoice PDF
Representative office US$14,750 View invoice PDF
Global Market Foundation US$16,800 View invoice PDF


The average Abu Dhabi company formation engagement period is 16 weeks as outlined below:

Service Limited Liability Company (LLC) Freezone Branch office Representative office
Engagement planning 2 weeks 2 weeks 2 weeks 2 weeks
Company incorporation 6 weeks 4 weeks 8 weeks 8 weeks
Corporate bank account approval 4 weeks 3 weeks 3 weeks 3 weeks
Corporate internet banking approval 3 weeks 3 weeks 3 weeks 3 weeks
Engagement completion 1 weeks 1 weeks 1 weeks 1 weeks
Total engagement period 16 weeks 13 weeks 17 weeks 17 weeks

Abu Dhabi business registration engagement period timeline

  • Preparing a detailed project plan;
  • Our Client confirms the corporate structure;
  • Collecting due diligence from our Client.
  • Our Client signs the corporate bank account opening forms;
  • Healy Consultants prepares a business plan;
  • Healy Consultants visits the bank for interview;
  • The Bank Legal and Compliance Department review and approve the banking application;
  • The Bank Front Office email corporate bank account numbers to our client.
  • The Bank Operations Department mails the internet username and passwords to our Client;
  • Some of our Clients’ request Healy Consultants to activate the internet banking on their behalf.
  • Healy Consultants confirms all Client due diligence is received;
  • Healy Consultants couriers to our Client the complete original company and bank account documents;
  • Our Client completes our web page feedback survey;

Contact us

For additional information on our company registration services in Abu Dhabi, please contact our in-house country expert, Ms. Chrissi Zamora, directly:
client relationship officer - Chrissi
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