DSO is designed as a state-of-the-art hi-tech ecosystem that allows people to work and live in harmony with innovation and technology. To establish a company within DSO, companies simply need to register it and then obtain a license. To register, companies can choose from 4 license types: Service License, Trade License, Industrial License, or Special License (Business Operation Permit).
|This allows the registered entity to carry out only specified services.
|This allows the registered entity to practice activities which are related to import, export, and distribution of items and goods as specified in the license.
|This allows the registered entity to import raw material, manufacture, and process, assemble, package and export the finished product.
|Business Operation Permit: This is a special permit for companies operating in the Administrative Zone of DSOA (areas owned by private developers) using a licence issued by Dubai Economic Department (DED). This licence is issued based on the licence supplied by Dubai Economic Department. No share capital is required for this type of licence.