Some procedures and legal requirements need to be fulfilled for setting up a business in Dubai. Benchmark Documents Services is well aware of the formalities required to set up a business and can help you take care of all the below-given steps.
Legal procedures to be followed and the fees structure may vary depending on the nature of your business activity. We help you understand your intended business activity clearly before initiating the procedures so that there are no changes at the later stage.
As per the UAE jurisdiction, foreign companies or an individual opening a business entity need a local sponsor (service agent/company comprising of UAE nationals) to open an office in Dubai, who will facilitate necessary licenses for the office without bearing any liability to capital contribution or losses.
Rules and regulations are different for different ownership types and business establishments. We serve the clients to determine and understand which type of legal/business activity is appropriate for their business formation.
The company's trade name distinguishes businesses and represents their nature and legal type. We serve the clients in setting up business in Dubai and registering the trade name from the list of available trade names provided by the Department of Economic Development Dubai (DED).
An initial approval certificate is required to continue with the business license formalities that permit foreign nationals to practice desired business activity in Dubai. Approval from the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs – Dubai (GDRFA) is compulsory for foreign investors before getting the initial approval. We help serve the clients get all required approvals from the concerned authorities, including DED, and help them pay a legal fee for issuing a business license.
Various types of licenses issued by the Dubai licensing authorities are:
We serve the clients to get all the licenses, avail No Objection Letter from the deemed authority, and get their legal documents translated into Arabic by the legal translator. We provide the whole spectrum of PRO and government liaison services. Below is a selection of services that may be particularly relevant to you: