List of service fees cut, waived by UAE Ministry of Economy revealed

Service fees cancelled for intellectual property, commercial agencies, trademarks, and industrial licenses, among others

The UAE's Ministry of Economy has updated its fee structure.
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The UAE's Ministry of Economy has updated its fee structure.

The UAE’s Ministry of Economy has cancelled service fees for intellectual property, commercial agencies, trademarks, industrial licenses, auditing accounts, patent and industrial designs, and commercial registration management as part of the 115 transactions for which fees have been waived or reduced to boost the ease of doing business in the UAE. 

Sixty-one transaction fees have been cancelled for the national patent programme, 15 for trademarks, 14 for industrial license services, nine for commercial registration, nine for auditing accounts, five for commercial agencies, and two for intellectual property.

The fees that have been cancelled range from AED100 to AED5,000, according to the full list of updates as reported by UAE state news agency, Wam.

Ministry of Economy’s move is in line with the implementation of the UAE’s Cabinet Resolution No 51 of 2019 on the reduction of government fees for services it provides customers and businesses.

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