To set up your business at DSO simply follow our business set up process and provide the following documents listed below.
|1||SUBMIT APPLICATION FORMComplete relevant application form for desired entity and submit with required documents to DSOA Commercial Sales Section (email)||DOCUMENT PRE-APPROVALSubject to document review (activity & security check) initial approval and invoices are issued to the client|
|2||FEE PAYMENT & LEGAL DOCUMENT SUBMISSIONPayment of related fees and submission of legal documents||ISSUE AGREEMENTIssue lease agreement|
|3||SIGN AGREEMENT & FZE/FZCO TO SUBMIT SHARE CAPITAL LETTER Client signs lease agreement and returns to DSOA along with bank share capital letter||LICENCE ISSUED Registration documents & licence issued|
- Application Form
- Letter of Intent
- Passport Copy(s)
- NOC for UAE residents only
- Bank statement/reference letter or audited financial report
- Company business plan
Application process = 7days
Registration = Variable (depending on the provision of legal documentation by the applicant)
License & Lease Agreement Issue = Within 2 days from receipt of all legal documents and payment
Please ensure that your applications included all required documents. For more information on documents required please view our document checklist.
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.
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What is The Administrative Zone in DSO?
Within Dubai Silicon Oasis are projects built and managed by private developers. These projects are not owned by Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority and are sold/leased/managed directly by the developer or their chosen provider. These freehold & leasehold projects are located in the freehold & leasehold areas of DSO. Privately developed areas in DSO are plots of land for residential and commercial use which are sold on freehold or 99 year leasehold basis to UAE nationals and non-UAE nationals.
If you wish to operate your business 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 see the highlighted map to view the The Administrative Zone within Dubai Silicon Oasis.
For further information on The Administrative Zone in DSO please email us or call +9714 501 5000.