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Legal Support

​​​​​​Description:

Reimbursement of fees associated with professional legal support and expertise in target markets.

Policy - Ceiling and Coverage:

Reimbursement of 85% of fees up to a ceiling of  55,000 SAR.

Activities Covered:

  • Explaining foreign market trade rules and regulations (e.g. tax laws).
  • Identifying trade restrictions.
  • Identifying import/export legal risks.
  • Building standard export legal documentation.
  • Negotiating importing and exporting agreements.
  • Commercial arbitration, mediation, and resolving disputes.

Eligibility Criteria and General Terms

Terms for using the service:

  • The applicant must be a Saudi Exports registered client.
  • The client must have completed the Export Readiness Assessment.
  • The establishment of the applicant must have completed one year or more carrying out business activities since its establishment.
  • The client's establishment must not have an activity ban.
  • The client's establishment must not be under liquidation or bankruptcy.
  • The client must not have any financial obligations to Saudi Exports Development Authority.

General Policies:

 

  • The required disbursement documents must be submitted within 120 days of approval of the application and no application will be considered after the specified period, except if the client provides a valid reason and enough budget is still available.
  • The client must have approved application to obtain the incentive.​
  • The client must have submit the application before utilizing the service.​
  • The client must submit progress reports upon request .​
  • The client must explain the need for the incentive by presenting the anticipated outcome in his application (e.g. increase in sales (%), gained expertise in specific areas and markets, market expansion, etc.).
  • The maximum requests limit for (Legal Support​) are  3 requests in the year.
  • The maximum benefit limit fr​om Saudi Export Incentive program is 700,000 SAR during the fiscal year​

Required Documents – Application:

 

  • Getting Commercial Register full data for an Est issued in the last six months. Click Here
  • Quotation.
  • The person filling and submitting an application should possess a delegation letter attested by the Chamber of Commerce (COC), power of attorney or similar document together with the ID number of the person making the application .

Required Documents – Reimbursement :

 

  • Request form for reimbursement.
  • The original invoice for fees incurred.
  • Getting Commercial Register full data for an Est issued in the last 6 months. Click Here
  • Final legal reports.
  • Deadline for submitting documents: 120 days after application approval.