UAE Free Zone - Dubai Media City Free Zone

Business Setup In Dubai Media City Free Zone

Required Documents and Steps to Obtain Your Business License in Dubai Media City

Here is a list of the documents required and steps to form your company in Dubai Media City.

Required Documents

Required Documents

  • Application form for company registration
  • License application
  • Business plan
  • Color copies of passports for: manager, director, and legal representative
  • Board Resolution in case of foreign branch
  • NOC form residency visa sponsor ( if manager is a resident of UAE)
  • Proof of share capital
  • Agreement for personnel secondment
  • Manager’s specimen signature
  • Registration and license fee

After you submit the required documents, authorities require a two-day period to go through everything.

Steps to Get Your Business License
  1. Submit an application form online and submit it to the DTMFZ for approval
  2. Submit the legal documents that are required
  3. Sign and return the customer confirmation letter and make the payment
  4. Sign the Memorandum of Association
  5. Deposit the total share capital
  6. Sign your lease and sponsorship agreement
  7. Receive your license

Types of Licenses Available in Dubai Media City

You will have to get a license to have a business in Dubai. Without a license, your business won’t be legal. Here are the licenses that are available for business in Dubai Media City:

  • TV or Radio Broadcasting License
  • Film Distribution or Management License
  • Media and Marketing Services License
  • Music and Entertainment License
  • News Agency License
  • Publishing License
  • Web Design License

Business Activities Allowed in Dubai Media City

If you’re thinking about getting into the media industry, Dubai’s Media City offers so many great opportunities for growth and collaboration. The area is known for its energetic networking atmosphere and business-friendly environment. Here’s a list of the business activities that can take part in this creative community:

  • Advertising and communication
  • Media services
  • Marketing services
  • Event management and support
  • Marketing consultancy
  • Business information
  • Freelancing
  • Media associations
  • Media consultancy
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