Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA)

Setup your company in Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA)

Dubai Airport free zone (DAFZA) was established in 1996 it’s a free financial zone; it is the part of Dubai Government plan to boost the financial system. Nowadays DAFZA is growing rapidly in the area giving an impressive around 4.7 percent to Dubai GDP (gross domestic product). The DAFZA is an important gateway for developing Dubai as a successful hub for business, trade and investment. Free zone provides all facilities that is needed by all multinational companies globally to establish their regional offices.

DAFZA provides global investors with cent (100) percent tax exemption, cent (100) percent possession and no limitations for currency. DAFZA is currently the central point of approximately 1600 companies from various industries like electronics, telecommunication, IT, pharmaceutical and cosmetics, engineering and construction materials, aerospace and aviation.

Facilities and Services

The Free Zone is around an area of 696,000 square meters, on which there are more than 10 buildings and around 256 warehouses. The units and offices of DAFZA are thermally insulated and well built including the Meeting rooms, Conference rooms, function rooms, auditorium, lecture hall etc. The compound has a health resort, café and services of money dealing.

DAFZA provides a wide range of business setup and administrative services to its existing and upcoming clients. DAFZA will help to make every step easy and convenient business operations hence you can concentrate on your business.

Online service portal provides one stop solution for those who want to establish their companies in DAFZA.

Following services are offered at DAFZA

  • Leasing and licensing services
  • Information & communication technology services
  • Government services
  • Dedicated government service centers
  • Interiors and facility management services
  • Security services
  • Visa services
  • Emirates NBD bank
  • Abu Dhabi Islamic bank
  • Etisalat
  • Du
  • Travel agencies

Types of Companies

DAFZA permits companies of two types to organize here in Dubai free zone.

One is (FZE) free zone establishment; it has a minimum of one investor and maximum of 50, both a person and a company. Also a company’s branch office so that a foreign company can set up in DAFZA.

Another type is (FZCO), which is formed with a minimum of two and maximum of five shareholders they can be either a person or a company or both.

Facilities of DAFZA are

  • Presentation Screen and equipment
  • Flipcharts, visualizer , stationary
  • Catering Facilities
  • Business Lounge
  • Lecture Hall
  • Conference Rooms