Laws & Regulations


law_imageThe Department of Legal Affairs, Ministry of Economy, is the legal reference for the ministry. It is the source from which laws are issued and legislations enacted. Below you will find a list of laws concerned with companies and trading in the U.A.E.

Commercial Agency Law

Control Law





Source: UAE Ministry of Economy 


This section contains general information on trading in the U.A.E and focuses on the regulations that one must follow in order to trade within the U.A.E.


Prohibited Goods

prohibited_goodsThe document below contains the latest list of all the items that are not allowed to be imported into or exported out of the U.A.E.

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Common Customs Law of the GCC States

common_customs_law_of_the_gccThe document below includes information about the GCC Customs Law, which is the unified law for all countries under the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). 

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Jafza Guidelines, Rules & Regulations
logo_ezwThe following includes all the rules and regulations implemented in Jafza.













Transit & Transshipment

The link below contains information on goods that enter the country in transit or through transshipment.

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