Dubai Media City Company Formation
To transform Dubai into a place for practice and knowledge based economy who like to invest money that why in the reflection of the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum ruler of Dubai and the Prime Minister of the UAE established Dubai Media City in January 2000. DMC was set up as part of this vision to create an international environment for global and regional media companies as well as independent media professionals in the United Arab Emirates. Dubai Media City is operated under the jurisdiction of Dubai Technology & Media Free Zone Authority and now renamed as Dubai Creative Clusters Authority and is managed by TECOM Investments. Dubai has put time and work to make a place that is dedicated to knowledge and life improving industries with subsidiary of Dubai Holding and Dubai based company. Companies in Dubai Media City have been operating with collective including media, synergy, and marketing services, printing and music, publishing, film, new media, leisure and entertainment, broadcasting and information agencies. Dubai Media City offers a supportive platform for media-oriented companies to display their products and services and since its launch in 2000 and more than 1,400 companies have set up in Dubai.
Why you need to Setup Business in Dubai Media City?
Dubai Media City provides a variety of business clusters for companies to start their operations along with its business friendly environment, energetic networking atmosphere and top-notch logistic facilities to Dubai Media City companies.
Permissible Legal Entities in Dubai Media City
Licensing Options for Dubai Media City Companies
- Business Information Services License
- Media Marketing Services License
- New Media Support Service License
- Consultancy and Retail License
- Event Leisure License
Procedure of Business Setup in Dubai Media City Free Zone
You need to follow 3 step procedure
Step 1: Application for company registration and submission of the following documents for approval to the DCCA
Step 2: Submit your necessary documents and pay the fees. The documents you need to require for LLC Formation
Step 3: The Final is to Sign and collect your license, certificates, lease, MOA and AOA
To setup a branch of a company in UAE the procedure differs.
The steps are as follows:
Step 1: You need to submit an application regarding license, type of business and a copy of UAE license. It should be noted here that companies that have been carrying out their business operations for at least 2 years will qualify for setting a branch.
Step 2: Submit the required documents, select a commercial space, and pay the requisite fee. The documents required here are the same as the ones mentioned for the branch of a foreign company.
Step 3: After procedure is done you just need to sign all the necessary papers and collect your license.
Step 1: Submit
- An application form for a license
- Business plan
- Valid passport copy
- Personal reference letters (minimum 3 people) A sample of work or portfolio
- These procedures are done by the DCCA you need to submit your documents and get license from them.
- Application for registration
- One CV
- Bank reference letter
- Registry Identification Code form