The World’s


Exclusive Publishing & Printing Free Zone


Established by His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Ruler of Sharjah and a member of the Federal Supreme Council of the United Arab Emirates, Sharjah Publishing City is the world’s very first Publishing and Printing Free Zone offering those in the book industry the opportunity to capitalize on tax free privileges while benefiting from being a wholly independently owned and operated company.

Investment in cultural and educational pursuits are high on the list of priorities for His Highness. Sharjah Publishing City provides a unique and highly desirable proposition for businesses looking for an effective, competitive and well-regulated business environment.

All Publishing houses in the industry can now compete regionally and globally being at the epicenter of the globe with all the advantages of having easy access to the Middle Eastern, African, European and Asian region’s marketplace.


Set up

your business?



taxation (no any type of taxation)


business ownership


capital repatriation

No currency restrictions

Full range of business activities related to Publishing and Printing sector

Licensing of startup companies, subsidiaries and branches

Wide range of facilities – Furnished, Unfurnished offices and Storage

Full range of business activities related to Publishing and Offset and POD Printing sector.

One stop shop for company registration, licensing and government services.

Prime central location with access to all other emirates, Gulf Corporation countries and in close proximity to sea ports & airports.

Carefully crafted and fully supported ecosystem by the Government for Publishing and Printing businesses to thrive.



Sharjah Publishing City offers premium commercial and retail spaces and will be a business-conducive and professionally managed destination that serves as a strong incentive for global, regional and local organizations to operate their businesses in Sharjah.

SPC community relies on an array of amenities for its vibrant culture. So whether you are offering ICT support services, opening a convenience store or starting an artisanal café, our locations that span across 40,000 square meters are an ideal destination without a doubt.