Dubai South – DWC (Dubai World Central) Company Formation

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Dubai World Central

Dubai South Company Formation

Dubai World Central (Dubai South) offers a prime location and exceptional opportunities for company formation in the heart of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. As a strategic economic zone, Dubai South provides a dynamic environment for businesses to thrive, with state-of-the-art infrastructure and world-class facilities. From logistics and aviation to trade and commerce, the diverse sectors catered to at Dubai South attract a wide range of industries and investors. With its strategic location near the Al Maktoum International Airport and Jebel Ali Port, businesses benefit from unparalleled connectivity to global markets. Moreover, Dubai South’s business-friendly regulations and incentives make it an attractive destination for entrepreneurs and multinational corporations alike, seeking to establish a presence in one of the most vibrant business hubs in the world.

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Dubai South Company Formation :
Types of DWC Licenses

Benefits of company set up in Dubai South includes 100% tax free, you option to select from high quality commercial buildings with flexible commercial leases. DWC give options for free zone or non-bonded zone licenses for business formation. Competitive business setup rates and proximity to Al Maktoum Airport is an added advantage.

Types of DWC Licenses
DWC Advantages​
  • 100% foreign ownership.
  • 100% repatriation of capital as well as profits.
  • 0% Corporate Tax provided they comply with all regulatory requirements.
  • Quick, easy, and cost-effective setup process.
  • Flexible commercial lease terms.
  • Smart desk to smart offices solutions.
  • Wide range of business activities.
  • Minimum documentation required to set up a business.
  • Direct access to Jebel Ali Sea Port, Al Maktoum Airport, and Expo 2020.
  • No proof of share capital required.
  • State-of-the-art office and site facilities.
Types of Licenses Available within DWC
Professional / Services License – A services license enables investors/companies to be able to conduct services listed by the authorities. Certain professional business activities may require additional documentation. For example, an architect may need to provide proof of their qualification certificates or an architect company may need to provide proof of experience such as sharing a portfolio of prior completed projects.

Trading and General Trading License– This license type facilitates import, export, distribution, storage, and sale of specific products within the UAE marketplace. A general trading license provides more flexibility for companies trading in many products, except those that are prohibited under the law.

Industrial License – An industrial license is issued to a company to perform manufacturing activities. A warehouse facility will need to be leased within the free zone jurisdiction to complete the company registration.

Logistics License – A logistics license should be acquired to perform transportation activities. Depending on the business activities selected, this will determine the business facility rental options available to register a new company.

Education – This type of license will allow the company to perform activities related to primary, secondary, intermediate, college, university, and vocational or online education.
  • Modern infrastructure with commercial and residential towers.
  • Shell and core offices.
  • Fitted-out and custom build offices.
  • Serviced offices and flexi desks.
  • Industrial/warehouse facilities.
  • Direct connection to port JAFZA and DWC airport.
Business Activities

  • Technology & Design

  • CentralTransportation & Logistics

  • CentralManufacturing & Construction

  • Education & Training

  • Food & Beverage

  • Renewable Energy

  • Renewable Energy


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