Public Authority for Special Economic Zones and Free Zones

The Public Authority for Special Economic Zones and Free Zones was established in August 2020 by the Royal Decree No 105/2020 to oversee the Special Economic Zone at Duqm, Al Mazunah Free Zone, Salalah Free Zone, Sohar Free Zone and any other special economic zone or free zone.

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Companies and Industries



0+ Billion OMR

Total Investment

Last update: December, 2020

Investment Incentives in Oman

Oman is a country with a modern business law framework, respect for free markets, a prime location,
a business-friendly environment, a contract sanctity, and respect for property rights. 

Tax Exemption

Tax exemption up to 30 years

Foreign Ownership

100% foreign ownership

Capital and Profit Repatriation

100% repatriation of capital and profit is permitted

Transparent Legal System

Investor-friendly legislative environment

Custom Exemptions

0% import or re-export duties

3 Easy Steps To Start Your Business

The three-step process provides our investors with a clear timeline from initial application to licensing and registration

Start your business
  • Request Submission

    Submit the application along with relevant supporting documents

  • Plot Allocation

    Upon allocation of land, a notification shall be sent to the investor

  • Sign Agreement

    Upon confirming your interest, you will be invited to sign a usufruct agreement