DAFZA Free Zone Business Setup

Business Setup in DAFZA

Dubai Airport Free Zone(DAFZA), which is home to thousands of companies from diverse sectors, is one of the leading and fastest growing free zones in UAE.  One need not seek the help of a UAE partner while forming a company in DAFZA, as it offers complete ownership to the owner.

Benefits of Business Setup in DAFZA

  • World class infrastructure
  • 100% direct tax free
  • Full repatriation of earning
  • No restrictions on currency
  • Rapid cargo clearance
  • Dedicated logistics center


DAFZA Business Setup

The aviation industry benefits immensely from DAFZA since the free zone is located adjacent to Dubai International Airport. DAFZA houses some of the leading aviation companies, accounting to 8 percent of the total companies operating in the free zone. The aviation industry at DAFZA contributes 28 percent of Dubai’s GDP, and it is expected to reach AED 195 billion within two years.

Industry Sectors in DAFZA

  • Electronic and electrical
  • IT and telecommunications
  • Pharmaceutical and cosmetics
  • Engineering and building materials
  • Aerospace and aviation
  • Logistics and freight
  • Food and beverage
  • Jewellery and precious stones
  • Luxury items

Types of License

  • Trade license
  • Service license
  • Industrial license
  • General trading license

DAFZA Free zone Company Types

  • Free Zone Company (FZCO)
  • Branch of an existing company
It takes hardly two days for business setup in DAFZA, once you submit all legal documents and settle the payment. Jumeira Consultants can assist you with every phase of the incorporation process, from deciding the type of business to acquiring license and sorting out legal hurdles, if any. You can rely on our team of experts who are well-versed with all the business registration formalities in UAE free zones.