Special Economic Zone (SEZC)

Are you an entrepreneur interested in relocating to the Cayman Islands?

Solution: Form or move your business into the Special Economic Zone

Technical term: Special Economic Zone Employment Certificate


The zone called “Cayman Enterprise City” is broken down into three sectors you can operate in, Cayman Tech City, Cayman Commodities & Derivatives City and Cayman Maritime & Aviation City.


Hundreds of companies of all sizes from across the globe are already operating from within special economic zone and benefiting from its outstanding platform for growth. They enjoy generous Cayman Islands Government concessions, which are designed to enable the time-efficient and cost-effective set up and on-going operation of a physical presence in the Islands.  Businesses can be fully set up and operational with a staffed office within the zone in as little as 4-6 weeks; this includes the administrative processing of work/residency visas for any expatriate staff that the business may require within 5 working days.


Available zones:

Cayman Tech City (Special Economic Zone)


  • Ecommerce
  • Blockchain
  • FinTech
  • Environmental Technology
  • Natural Sciences
  • Bio Engineering
  • Life Sciences
  • Electronic Publishing
  • Digital Marketing
  • Traditional Marketing
  • Broadcasting
  • Film Companies (all sectors)
  • Advertising
  • Marketing Research
  • Web Portals
  • Software Development
  • Computer Programming and Related Services
  • Satellite Technologies
  • Data Processing
  • Hosting
  • ICT
  • Telecommunications
  • Data Services
  • Commodities & Derivatives City
  • Maritime & Aviation City



Cayman Commodities & Derivatives City (Special Economic Zone)


  • Financial services activities other than those conducted by monetary institutions, directly or indirectly related to commodities, derivatives, futures, and options
  • Fund management and prop trading for own account (including facilitating and supporting such businesses)
  • Investment management
  • Physical electronic marketplaces for buying, selling of stocks, stock options, bonds or commodity contracts


Cayman Maritime & Aviation City (Special Economic Zone)


  • Shipping and Maritime related businesses
  • Aviation sector businesses



Key benefits:


  • 5 year work/residency visas for you and your staff
  • No visa restrictions for employees
  • 100% exempt from local corporate, income and capital gains tax
  • 100% exempt from sales tax
  • 100% foreign company ownership permitted
  • No Government reporting or filing requirements
  • A quick 4-6 week fast-track business licensing regime to obtain a Trade Certificate (the license to operate in the Zone)
  • Intellectual Property owned offshore
  • Appropriately regulated environment
  • World-Class Business & IT infrastructure
  • 2 Tier-3 data-centres
  • Access to all Zone business centre facilities
  • Fully-furnished and serviced office space or un-serviced if you wish
  • Water, electricity, sewerage fee, security, janitorial, parking and service fees
  • Use of shared meeting rooms, kitchen, dedicated phone number, Internet, phone handsets, shared receptionist who receives all in-bound calls, mail services and boardroom bookings on your behalf
  • Use of document management machines including printers/fax/copiers/scanners and shredders


Our related services:

Incorporation services — add SEZC licensing from the add-ons on our online incorporation page

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Registered office service  — If you are interested in transferring registered office services to us, please contact david.oakley@britanniacorp.com or visit our contact us page.

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