DMCC (Dubai Multi Commodity Center)

Over 15,000 companies are operating from DMCC (Dubai Multi Commodity Center) now. This includes startups to multinational corporations. On average, 170 companies join every month of which 95% are new investors in Dubai. The new entities can benefit from the unparalleled access to world-class business services, network and infrastructure offered by DMCC regardless of their size and status.

The DMCC offers a high-quality lifestyle that attracts people to live and work here. The fresh air, sea and road links add to the beauty of this stunning property. The location and the state-of-the-art infrastructure offered by the Free Zone makes it an ideal business base for Dubai. The Financial Times fDi Magazine named DMCC the ‘Global Free Zone of the Year’ in 2015 & 2016.

The core area of trade in the DMCC Free Zone being focused around gold, diamond, pearl, agro, precious metals and commodities, the DMCC also identifies the importance of supporting all the member companies by organizing knowledge series and internal events. Businesses can benefit from the DMCC Free Zone through features such as its strategic location, streamlined legal and regulatory frameworks and flexible office solutions.

Advantages of Business Setup in DMCC

100% business ownership

Purpose built infrastructure

One of the top 10 free zones in the world

Land, warehousing, and office space available

Immigration services including visa and other government permits

Capacity to accommodate more than 15 million containers

Strategic location on Sheikh Zayed Road, connecting Abu Dhabi and Dubai, as well as proximity to the largest container port outside of Asia

Stay connected through DMCC industry events and informative workshops, sector-specific clubs

Business friendly environment and regulations

The largest harbor in the world

Jebel Ali Free Zone offers a single customs service that connects two Dubai airports

Documents Required for a Business Setup in DMCC

Online Pre-Approval Application Form

Copy of Passport (Along with UAE residence visa and a copy of Emirates’ ID if applicable)

Proof of Residential Address in the Country of Residence

Copies of Parent Company Documents (In case of setting up a subsidiary)

Third-Party Approvals for Certain Regulated Business Activities

Proof of Office Address in DMCC Free Zone (JLT)

Office Options in DMCC

The offices in DMCC are all well-equipped for global commerce, with wi-fi, access to meeting rooms, support services and all utilities available as standard. A consultant from Prime Global can help you choose the ideal one for your type of business.


Situated at the heart of the Free Zone, One JLT is a premium LEED Gold Standard building offering energy-efficient commercial space over 14 floors.


The flexi-desk offers a full-time physical address and professional appearance. Businesses opting flexi-desks can access a host of business amenities including conference rooms whenever required.

Serviced desk

The DMCC offers a range of serviced desk options that can be perfectly personalized to your requirements, including access to shared spaces.

Serviced offices

The serviced offices and fully furnished offices allow you to move in to almost immediately. A serviced office unit of 215 to 279 sq. feet can easily accommodate two to three people, backed with our advanced business center facilities.

Fee for Business Setup in Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC)

Prime Global supports you from the initial stage to the final stage of setting up a business in the DMCC. The below mentioned general costs give you an overall idea of the initial costs while registering your business in this Free Zone.

Types of License

Note:Fees are the subject for additional 5% Value Added Tax (VAT).
Cost includes Initial Approval, Registration and License.

Types of Office Facilities

Note: Fees are the subject for additional 5% Value Added Tax (VAT).

Miscellaneous Documents

Note: Fees are the subject for additional 5% Value Added Tax (VAT).

Residence Visa in DMCC (Valid for 3 Years)

Note: Fees are the subject for additional 5% Value Added Tax (VAT).

Looking to setup a business in the DMCC Free Zone or any other Free Zone in the UAE? We are here to lend you a hand in your journey. Let us help you get familiar with the Free Zone laws and regulations that enable you to easily register your business. Get in touch with us now for a free consultation!

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