Dubai import export trading LLC license registration
Legal Type: Commercial Trading LLC
Time frame: 24 hours
- Five suggested company names to register
- Passport copy of investor scanned or photo from smart phone or camera
- passport size photo scanned or clear photo from smart or phone
- UAE resident visa copy scanned or clear photo from smart or phone (if resident)
- UAE tourist , visitor visa or entry stamp to any UAE airport from passport (You must enter UAE at least once to generate your UID Unified ID that is required to incorporate a business in Dubai or UAE)
- NOC no objection certificate from current sponsor if UAE resident .
None to issue the license . You may require external approval if you sell products or want to work with some organizations that require you to get a approvals to sell their services or products e.g TRA approval if you want to sell telecom company services or products like DU or Etisalat .
- Name Reservation (think of 5 company names based on priority we will reserve the one available )
- Initial Approval
- Local Service Agent agreement Drafting
- Local Service Agent agreement notarizing at Dubai public notary (Local service agent & Investor or their authorized signatories must be present ) this will take couple of hours or less.
- Office Lease agreement (Ejari) to be arranged by investor emailed to us (copy) or Choose to go with Dubai Economy Instant license option by paying AED 10,000 instead of renting an office .
- Getting DEWA connection for utilities (water & electricity ) if renting own office and not using Instant License
Cost of License Registration
|Department of Economic Development License fee + 5% of annual office/shop rent||Annual||3268||10,000 to 12000|
|Corporate Sponsor or Local Service Agent fee||Annual||2179||8000|
|License Registration Service Fee||One time||1361||5000|
|Commercial license LLC MOA drafting,translation and notarizing||One time||762||2800|
|New GDRFA Establishment Card & Online visa service(optional required if applying investor/partner visas)||Every three years||1293||4750|
|New MOHRE (ex. Ministry of Labor Establishment Card (optional required if applying investor/partner visas)||One Time||900||3300|
|Investor/ Partner Visa* per application||Every three years||1279||4700|
|Dependents Visa wife,son,daughter per application **||Every three years||680||2500|
|Instant License***||Every year||2722||10000|
Next Year Onward Dubai Economy Mainland License Renewal Cost
|DE License Renewal Fee||3268||12000|
|Corporate or Local Service Agent Fee||2179||8000|
|Renewal Service fee||272||1000|
*Investor /Partner Visa This is an optional service that you can either add or leave at time of online license application, e.g if you don’t need an investor/partner visa or already have one then don’t tick the check box for this service. Select if more than one partner from drop down menu.
**Dependents residence visa wife,son,daughter
As an investor/partner you are eligible to apply residence visa for your family husband wife children, you will see requirements and process of this service during the registration process . You can avail this service only after your business license registration and after your visa has been stamped in passport and Emirates ID has been applied.
*** Instant License All DE Mainland Licenses that are not required to get external department approvals are eligible to get their license with with this service without renting a physical office in Dubai for first year by paying AED 10,000 to DE Dubai Economy . You will be eligible to get your investor visa and you can sponsor your family under your sponsorship and two employment visas , Instant License issues in 24 hours .This service is optional if you don’t plan to rent your own office and if your rent your own office there will be an additional 5% added from the rent value to your license DE Dubai Economy Fee.
**** Final Payment Voucher Fees depend on the business activity as well as cost of your annual lease (Market Fee is 5%) and will be adjusted whether less or more than the indicated DED fees , doesn’t apply to Instant License activities .