Looking to start your company in the UAE?

Are you thinking about starting a business in Dubai but not sure where to start then you are at the right place.

Kudos! to taking a big step in turning your idea into a reality. Now, that you have decided that you want to take the next step in starting your business, the immediate step is to understand the nature of your business and the process that you would need to get your company incorporated in the right place and with the right paper work and at the right cost.

Setting up your new business involves lots of tasks the reason why you should need the services of a trusted and reliable business consultant. Business Setup in Dubai with Expand Corporate Services is quick, simple and easy. As one of the leading business set up consultants in Dubai, we provide professional guidance when it comes to company registration in UAE. Whether you are looking for Freezone business setup or mainland license Expand Corporate Services must be your first choice.

With more than 5 years of UAE experience we will guide you in the right direction and will take care of all the documentation required for registering a business, expanding it and later marketing your business. By using the consultancy services of Expand, you will get all services from business setup, registration to PRO, Translation, Attestation, Bank account opening all under one roof.

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There is no fix time duration as it depends upon the type of business you would like to setup, type of services, freezone or mainland and many more so it can take few days to several weeks depending on the nature of the business.

In most cases, whether you want to setup a mainland or freezone business in Dubai, a physical presence is mandatory.

There are 3 different types of companies to choose from when starting a business in the UAE which are Free Zone, Mainland and Offshore companies.

There is no fix cost of setting up a business in Dubai and the price varies depending on the business activities and licenses.

There are six types of licenses, which are industrial license, commercial license, professional license, tourism license, agricultural license, and crafts license.

In most circumstances the answer is Yes. Dubai welcomes foreigners who are interested in setting up business in UAE. However approvals required for starting a business in Dubai as a foreigner.

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Steps to Set up Your Business in UAE

The pre steps for starting your business in UAE:
1-Contact our Business Set Up Specialists: to give you the right consultancy.
2-Finalize The Business Activity and Jurisdiction: this the most crucial part, but we can help you getting through it.
Choosing between the main two choices ( Mainland and Freezone) is no longer an issue.
3-Register your business: to avoid any legal terminations and of course to put the first brick in your business existence.
4-Apply for UAE visa: as an outsider, you need to have it to be able to start any professional business.
5-Open Bank account : The last most important step, as it’s the link between saving your time and your money for your upcoming steps.


with a mainland license you have no restrictions, you can set up your business in any place in UAE.


with this license you’re only allowed to set up your business within the special economic zones in UAE, which called the freezone.

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