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Starting your business in Dubai is easier & faster, The vision of the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai will ensure to help business owners launch and expand their enterprise without the need for long hauling of the process

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Starting your business in Dubai is easier & faster, The vision of the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai will ensure to help business owners launch and expand their enterprise without the need for long hauling of the process. To understand the DED, there are two jurisdictions in Dubai for conducting business: Dubai mainland and 20 economic free zones. Mainland and free zones offer various advantages depending on your business type and activities involved with your business nature.

If you choose to conduct business in Dubai mainland, it is a primary need to register with DED to face the Dubai business license. It requires assistance at any stage of getting a DED business license in Dubai mainland. We abide with an experienced team of professionals, see the below steps for a successful DED business license. Please call us for all enquiry.

Steps

1

Select Your Business Activity

The first step in the process of issuance of the license is upon the activity type of which determines the legal structure combined with that activity, whereas there are more than 2000+ business activities available in Dubai, and you have to select which classes and groups: industrial, commercial, professional and tourism activities.

2

Select a Legal Business activity

Please refer to the list of legal forms of your business type. Depending on your business type, not all of these legal options may be open to all the business types.

  • Sole Proprietorship
  • One Person Company (LLC)
  • Limited Liability Company
  • Private Share Holding Company
  • Simple Limited Partnership
  • Partnership Company
  • Branch of a Foreign Company
  • Representative Office
  • Branch of a Dubai-based Company
  • A subsidiary of a UAE-based Company
  • Branch of a GCC-based Company
  • Branch of a Free zone Company
  • SME License
  • Intelaq (Home-based business for UAE Nationals)

3

Select a Trade Name

Choosing a name for your general trade license.
The trade name should be the same as the license type.

4

Apply for an Initial Approval Certificate

An Initial Approval Certificate is a document issued by the Dubai DED, and it denotes an object to start a business and means you can take the next phase of getting a business license.

5

Preparing a Memorandum and an LSA agreement (if necessary)

Draft and sign a Memorandum of Association (MOA) is required for the setting up a business in Dubai.
It needs to sign a Local Service Agent (LSA) / Corporate Agent agreement with a UAE national.

6

Establish your Business Location

All businesses in Dubai or physical space is required. Signing your tenancy contract with the owner of the place and registering the contract with Ejari for attestation.

7

Get Licensing Approvals (if required)

The activities of the business require some special licensing approvals by government departments (federal and local) depending on the nature of the business.

8

Collect Your Business License

All businesses in Dubai or physical space is required. Signing your tenancy contract with the owner of the place and registering the contract with Ejari for attestation.

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