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Al Suwaiket and Al Busaies is a leading law firm in providing foreign companies formation and related corporate services in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Introduction to Investment Licenses Categories in Saudi Arabia

The main forms of legal entities allowed in KSA are the limited liability, joint stock company and the branch of a foreign company. According to SAGIA regulations the investment license should be issued for one category of activities. and the requirement for licensing of each activity is different as the capital is different. Below are the categories of investment licenses:

  1. Service license
    Service License (Commercial Activity)
    • Service activities includes trading, real estate, agriculture information technologies, tourism, training, health, insurance and reinsurance, education, logistic services, catering, financial services, aviation services and freight forwarding. etc.
    • There should be a Saudi partner of not less than 25% of the capital, the foreign partner ration should be not less than SR. 20.000.00/- Saudi Riyal of the capital as share, the company capital should not be less than SR. 26.666.667/- in figure of money amount.
    • Service License - Commercial Activity
    • The requirements to license Foreign Commercial company

  2. The commercial investment license activities include wholesale and retail trade and e-commerce in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.The company capital should not be less than SAR 30.000.000 (thirty million Saudi Riyals).
  3. Service license (Contracting Activity)
  4. Service license (Real Estate Activity)
  5. Industrial license (Industrial Activity)

  6. Service license (Mixed Firm)

  7. Service license (Agriculture Activity)

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