Self-Employed Sales Contractor Agreement


Self-Employed Sales Contractor Agreement

Basic Info

  • Applicable Region UAE
  • Available Languages
    English & Arabic
  • Document No 0000815
  • Version V 1.0
  • Last Updated 04-04-2024
  • Reviews 0
Document Summary

A self-employed contractor is appointed by a company to perform sale services. This agreement sets the terms and conditions that govern the parties’ relationship.

In addition to the compensation, the contractor is entitled to commission on the transaction concluded.


This agreement does not establish an employment relationship between the contractor and the company, a contractor is engaged by the company to perform a specific service without being entitled to any employment benefits under the UAE Labour Law.

According to Article 872 of Federal Law No. 5 of 1985 on the Civil Transactions Law (as amended), a contract for work is one by virtue of which one of the parties undertakes to do a piece of work in consideration of a remuneration which the other party undertakes to pay.

This Agreement includes the following sections:

  1. Definitions
  2. Duration of the Agreement
  3. Contractor’s Obligations
  4. Fee
  5. Sales and Commission
  6. Expenses
  7. Late Payment
  8. Tax liability
  9. Status of Contractor
  10. Competition
  11. Confidential Information
  12. Intellectual Property
  13. Liability
  14. Force Majeure
  15. No Waiver
  16. Assignment and Sub-Contracting
  17. Third Party Rights
  18. Termination
  19. Company’s Property
  20. Notice
  21. Entire Agreement
  22. Execution and Counterparts
  23. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
  24. Severability
  25. Language


This document is intended for use in the United Arab Emirates.

Before Execution

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