Freezone Benefits

Business Setup

To get your business started at DSO you will simply need to register your company and then obtain a licence to operate your company. In order to register your company, you need to select your company type and your licence type:

Company Types

  • Branch
  • Free Zone Establishment (FZE)
  • Free Zone Company (FZCO)

Company Types

Now choose your licence type:

Licence Types

  • Service Licence
  • Trade Licence
  • Industrial Licence
  • Business Operation Permit
  • Entrepreneurial Business Licence (EBL)

Operational Licences

Click here to view our business set up process (please note; this is only for businesses leasing DSOA property).

Registering businesses in The Administrative Zone in DSO

Please note that if you wish to operate from a property that is not directly owned by Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority but by a private developer/owner in a private development which are found within the freehold/leasehold areas of DSO then you will need to apply to DSOA’s Freehold Licensing Section and follow the Business Set Up Process for The Administrative Zone in DSO.

Please click for more information on The Administrative Zone within DSO

To get your business started at DSO you will simply need to register your company and then obtain a licence to operate your company. In order to register your company, you need to select your company type and your licence type:

Company Types

Company Types

Now choose your licence type:

Licence Types

Operational Licences

Click here to view our business set up process (please note; this is only for businesses leasing DSOA property).

Registering businesses in The Administrative Zone in DSO

Please note that if you wish to operate from a property that is not directly owned by Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority but by a private developer/owner in a private development which are found within the freehold/leasehold areas of DSO then you will need to apply to DSOA’s Freehold Licensing Section and follow the Business Set Up Process for The Administrative Zone in DSO.

Please click for more information on The Administrative Zone within DSO