Frequently Asked Questions

Answering some of the frequently asked questions.

  • Select one appropriate trade name and make a legal structure for your company
  • Choose the kind of business activities which should be included in the license of your business
  • Register for initial approval
  • Assemble all the necessary and required documents like the Memorandum of Association (MOA)
  • Finalize a business location and tenancy contract has to be attested by Ejari
  • Submission of the application to the Department of Economic Development (DED) to get the final license

There a few steps first that you need to follow before starting your business in Dubai

  • License Application.
  • Name reservation certificate.
  • Initial approval certificate.
  • Approval by government authorities.
  • MOA Certificate
  • Certificate of approval with EJARI.

  • Customs exemption
  • Exemption from import and export tax
  • Corporate tax reduction
  • 100% foreign ownership
  • Limit of foreign employees increase

  • One may get citizenship in Dubai if an employer provides sponsorship. 
  • The permit for residency in Dubai must be extended after 2 years.
  • Another way of getting citizenship in Dubai is by buying property. 
  • Once an individual is a citizen he or she will also be allowed to open a Dubai bank account.