Shams Business Activities

Licence

Shams Licence is a permit that allows a company to operate within Shams, Sharjah Media City for specified activities. There are multiple types of licences

Service Licence

 

 

Advantages

It allows for production, re-production, transformation, and distribution of services. Service licence includes rendering services as a primary objective and utilizing goods to render a service.

  • Provides services, i.e. non-goods
  • Provides services as a primary objective while using goods, i.e. restaurants, media productions, etc.
  • production

Trading Licence

Selling goods within Shams or importing and exporting of goods. The trade licence includes: movement of goods, wholesale and retail sale of goods and the rendering of services related to the sale of these goods. Wholesaling and retailing are the final steps in the distribution of goods.

  • Do you Transform goods?
  • Entitled to sponsor employee(s)
  • Do you sell goods?

Production, re-production, transformation and manufacturing of goods.

  • Do you produce goods?
  • Do you Transform goods?

 

Featured Activity Activity Number
Accounting, bookkeeping and auditing activities; tax consultancy 6920
Activities of amusement parks and theme parks 9321
Activities of business and employers membership organizations 9411
Activities of call centres 8220
Activities of collection agencies and credit bureaus 8291
Activities of employment placement agencies 7810
Activities of holding companies 6420
activities of households for own use 9700
Activities of insurance agents and brokers 6622
Activities of other membership organizations n.e.c. 9499
Activities of professional membership organizations 9412
Activities of sports clubs 9312
Beverage serving activities 5630
Botanical and zoological gardens and nature reserves activities 9103
Building completion and finishing 4330
Camping grounds, recreational vehicle parks and trailer parks 5520
Activities of head offices 7010
Advertising 7310
Architectural and engineering activities and related technical consultancy 7110
Book Publishing 5811
Cargo handling 5224
Combined Facilities Support Activities 8110
Combined office administrative service activities 8211
Computer consultancy and computer facilities management activities 6202
Computer programming activities 6201
Construction of buildings 4100
Construction of utility Projects 4220
Courier activities 5320
Creative, arts and entertainment activities 9000
Cultural education 8542
Data processing, hosting and related activities 6311
Demolition 4311
Educational support activities 8550
Electrical Installation 4321
Event catering 5621
Financial leasing 6491
Freight transport by road 4923
General cleaning of buildings 8121
General secondary education 8521
Higher education 8530
Hospital Activities 8610
Installation of industrial machinery and equipment 3320
Landscape care and maintenance service activities 8130
Leasing of intellectual property and similar products, except copyrighted works 7740
Legal activities 6910
Library and archives activities 9101
Life insurance 6511
Maintenance and repair of motor vehicles 4520
Management consultancy activities 7020
Manufacture of furniture 3100
Manufacture of imitation jewellery and related articles 3212
Manufacture of medical and dental instruments and supplies 3250
Market research and public opinion polling 7320
Medical and dental practice activities 8620
Motion picture projection activities 5914
Motion picture, video and television programme distribution activities 5913
Motion picture, video and television programme post-production activities 5912
News agency activities 6391
Non-life insurance 6512
Non-specialized wholesale trade 4690
Operation of sports facilities 9311
Organization of conventions and trade shows 8230
Other activities auxiliary to financial service activities 6619
Other amusement and recreation activities n.e.c. 9329
Other Building and Industrial Cleaning Activities 8129
Other business support service activities n.e.c. 8299
Other construction installation 4329
Other credit granting 6492
Other education n.e.c. 8549
Other financial service activities, except insurance and pension funding activities, 6499
Other food service activities 5629
Other human health activities 8690
Other human resources provision 7830
Other information service activities n.e.c. 6399
Other information technology and computer service activities 6209
Other manufacturing n.e.c. 3290
Other passenger land transport 4922
Other personal service activities n.e.c. 9609
Other professional, scientific and technical activities n.e.c. 7490
Other publishing activities 5819
Other reservation service and related activities 7990
Other residential care activities 8790
Other retail sale in non-specialized stores 4719
Other retail sale of new goods in specialized stores 4773
Other specialized construction activities 4390
Other sports activities 9319
Other telecommunications activities 6190
Other transportation support activities 5229
Packaging Activities 8292
Passenger rail transport, interurban 4911
Photocopying, document preparation and other specialized office support activities 8219
Photographic activities 7420
Plumbing, heat and air-conditioning installation 4322
Pre-primary and primary education 8510
Printing 1811
Publishing of directories and mailing lists 5812
Publishing of newspapers, journals and periodicals 5813
Radio broadcasting 6010
Real estate activities on a fee or contract basis 6820
Real estate activities with own or leased property 6810
Reinsurance 6520
Renting and leasing of motor vehicles 7710
Renting and leasing of other machinery, equipment and tangible goods 7730
Renting of video tapes and disks 7722
Repair of communication equipment 9512
Repair of computers and peripheral equipment 9511
Repair of consumer electronics 9521
Repair of electrical equipment 3314
Repair of fabricated metal products 3311
Repair of furniture and home furnishings 9524
Repair of household appliances and home and garden equipment 9522
Repair of machinery 3312
Repair of other equipment 3319
Repair of other personal and household goods 9529
Reproduction of recorded media 1820
Research and experimental development on natural sciences and engineering 7210
Research and experimental development on social sciences and humanities 7220
Residential care activities for mental retardation, mental health and substance abuse 8720
Residential care activities for the elderly and disabled 8730
Residential nursing care facilities 8710
Restaurants and mobile food service activities 5610
Retail sale of audio and video equipment in specialized stores 4742
Retail sale of automotive fuel in specialized stores 4730
Retail sale of beverages in specialized stores 4722
Retail sale of books, newspapers and stationary in specialized stores 4761
Retail sale of carpets, rugs, wall and floor coverings in specialized stores 4753
Retail sale of clothing, footwear and leather articles in specialized stores 4771
Retail sale of computers, peripheral units, software and telecommunications 4741
Retail sale of food in specialized stores 4721
Retail sale of games and toys in specialized stores 4764
Retail sale of pharmaceutical and medical goods, cosmetic and toilet articles in 4772
Retail sale of second-hand goods 4774
Retail sale of sporting equipment in specialized stores 4763
Retail sale of textiles in specialized stores 4751
Retail sale via mail order houses or via Internet 4791
Retail sale via stalls and markets of food, beverages and tobacco products 4781
Retail sale via stalls and markets of other goods 4789
Risk and damage evaluation 6621
Sale of motor vehicle parts and accessories 4530
Sale of motor vehicles 4510
Sale, maintenance and repair of motorcycles and related parts and accessories 4540
Satellite telecommunications activities 6130
Service activities incidental to air transportation 5223
Service activities incidental to land transportation 5221
Service activities incidental to water transportation 5222
Service activities related to printing 1812
Short term accommodation activities 5510
Site Preparation 4312
Software publishing 5820
Sound recording and music publishing activities 5920
Specialized design activities 7410
Sports and recreation education 8541
Technical and vocational secondary education 8522
Technical testing and analysis 7120
Television programming and broadcasting activities 6020
Temporary employment agency activities 7820
Tour operator activities 7912
Travel agency activities 7911
Urban and suburban passenger land transport 4921
Warehousing and storage 5210
Washing and (dry-) cleaning of textile and fur products 9601
Web portals 6312
Wholesale of agricultural machinery, equipment and supplies 4653
Wholesale of agricultural raw materials and live animals 4620
Wholesale of computers, computer peripheral equipment and software 4651
Wholesale of construction materials, hardware, plumbing and heating equipment 4663
Wholesale of electronic and telecommunications equipment and parts 4652
Wholesale of food, beverages and tobacco 4630
Wholesale of metals and metal ores 4662
Wholesale of other household goods 4649
Wholesale of other machinery and equipment 4659
Wholesale of solid, liquid and gaseous fuels and related products 4661
Wholesale of textiles, clothing and footwear 4641
Wholesale on a fee or contract basis 4610
Wired telecommunications activities 6110
Wireless telecommunications activities 6120
Management consultancy activities 7020
Market research and public opinion polling 7320
Motion picture projection activities 5914
Motion picture, video and television programme distribution activities 5913
Motion picture, video and television programme post-production activities 5912
Motion picture, video and television programme production activities 5911
News agency activities 6391
Organization of conventions and trade shows 8230
Other business support service activities n.e.c. 8299
Other education n.e.c. 8549
Other information service activities n.e.c. 6399
Other information technology and computer service activities 6209
Other telecommunications activities 6190
Photographic activities 7420
Printing 1811
Repair of consumer electronics 9521
Reproduction of recorded media 1820
Technical testing and analysis 7120
Television programming and broadcasting activities 6020
Web portals 6312
Wired telecommunications activities 6110
Wireless telecommunications activities 6120