Commercial License
in Dubai :
A Quick Guide

Commercial License in the UAE: A quick guide

At the northernmost part of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) lies Ras Al Khaimah, one of the leading destinations for business set-up in the UAE. Situated in the heart of Ras Al Khaimah, RAKEZ is a business and industrial hub.

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What is Commercial License?

A commercial license enables you to sell or trade several commodities/goods. These goods can be imported and sold in the UAE, exported for sale outside of the UAE, or traded solely within the UAE. Multiple activities fall under the commercial license, that is, general trading, electronic trading, software trading.

Geographical distance impacts business's scalability and well doing all in all, and because Dubai's strategic location - surrounded by vast markets including Africa, Asia, Europe and the Middle East, the commercial license is a well-issued license in the UAE. Also, with number of international airports coupled with the UAE’s direct access to the Persian Gulf also makes it incredibly popular with cargo businesses.

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How to get commercial license in the Dubai, UAE

Step 1: Choose your UAE Jurisdiction

Before setting up your business in the UAE, you need to to be fully aware about the pros and cons of mainland, & Free zone Jurisdiction. Which jurisdiction to choose depends on the nature of your business.

Step 2: Confirm your company name

You must also check that your chosen name is available to register.

Step 3: Confirm the Business activity

Choose the type and product of business you want to start in the UAE. Additional approvals may be necessary according to the type of business activity.

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