License Types

Whether you’re a start-up or an established company, we offer free guidance to all our potential investors to explore how DAFZA can play a key role in your business’s growth strategy.

E-commerce License
With this type of license, holders are entitled to trade goods and services online.
General Trading License
This license allows the holder to trade in general activities, including import, export, re-export, storage and distribution.
Industrial License
This allows holders to undertake light manufacturing activities, packaging and assembly.
Service License
This license is suitable for service-oriented businesses. It enables entities to provide the services specified by their license .
Trade License
This type of license allows the holder to carry out trading activities, including import, export, re-export, distribution and storage of specific products.
Dual License
This license allows DAFZA-registered companies to apply for a DED (Dubai Department of Economic Development) Licence without the need for physical office space on the mainland. Businesses possessing this licence can operate outside of DAFZA.