1803, HDS Tower, JLT Dubai, UAE
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Sharjah Media City


Sharjah Media City (Shams) was launched in January 2017 to act as a catalyst for creative and media businesses to grow and thrive. Aiming to be a world-class media hub for innovative facilities and services, Shams covers a wide range of business activities available for those wishing to embark on their entrepreneurial journey in the UAE.

Our vision is to be a world-class hub for media and creativity in the region. Our mission is to make creative entrepreneurship accessible and inspire business growth. We foster a vibrant and connected ecosystem for innovators to live, learn and co-create.

We are Shams – a Free Zone community built from within.


Sharjah Media City

Best Known For

Media Free Zone

Type of incorporation

Limited Liability Company | Branch


The plot of land is infrastructure ready to use for purpose built facilities. Choose the perfect size plot for your business, available in short and long-term lease, ideal for companies wishing to construct their own facility. Each land site varies
from 5,000sqm to larger sizes according to the specific requirements of individual customers.

Jafza offers pre-built warehouses to meet customer’s need for high quality storage and light manufacturing. The pre-built warehouses are high quality, thermally insulated, purpose-built-units available on a rental basis. Units fixed with office space vary in size from 313sqm to 670sqm. Warehouses height varies from 6m to 12m.

Choose from showrooms with a dedicated warehouse, office space over two floors and prime showroom frontage. Each unit contains warehouse space at the rear with a glass façade showroom frontage and mezzanine floors which act as office space. All offices having provisions for air conditioning and are equipped with light fixtures, power points and telephone access. Various size options such as showrooms of 264sqm, office space from 158sqm to 277sqm, and warehouses of 348sqm are available. Showrooms height varies from 6m to 9m.

Quality high and low-rise unfurnished offices. Office space in Jafza has been designed to be as forward thinking as the companies it houses. Choose from state-of-the-art spaces that can be tailored to suit your needs, with each office
available unfurnished, ensuring your style and taste are easy to implement. Leasing space is also flexible; rent a floor or an entire building and benefit from a number of value-added features. Size of offices vary from 25sqm to 5000sqm.

The Jafza Business Park provides ready-to-use, fully furnished offices with no setup cost making it perfect for short term or long term use. Business Park facilities can be upgraded to a fully-fledged office when needed and are counted as part of the Jafza community.


Jafza offers a choice of retail outlets spread throughout the Free Zone, enabling you to sell your products in Jafza with ease and convenience. There are also many food outlets available for rent offering areas ranging between 20sqm to
120sqm in a variety of locations, including an impressive food court in Jafza South.

Accommodate your employees on-site. Jafza has the option of company employee accommodation within the Free Zone, with around 10,000 rooms; we ensure your employees are provided with an ideal environment to call home, which includes several amenities such as basketball courts and food

Visas are calculated based on the square meterage of your business office. Rule as follow: 1 Visa per 9 SQM. JAFZA Visas can be done on three years basis.