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Legislations at Dubai Silicon Oasis

New Company Registration documents

  • Required Documents for setting up Business (download PDF)
  • Ultimate Beneficiary Owner Form (download DOCX)

The New Regulations are the corporate rules and regulations that determine the different legal structures that can be incorporated in the Free Zone and how they legally operate once incorporated. Together with a DSO company’s memorandum and articles of association (Regulation 21), the New Regulations provide the legal and contractual basis upon which a DSO company manages its affairs. The New Regulations were approved by Administrative Resolution No. (ADM LEGAL 001 2023) Regarding Approving DIEZA Implementing Regulations 2023.

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Regarding Terrorism Lists Regulation and Implementation of UN Security Council Resolutions on the Suppression and Combating of Terrorism, Terrorist Financing, Countering the Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction and its Financing and Relevant Resolutions

CONCERNING THE IMPLEMENTING REGULATION OF DECREE LAW NO. (20) OF 2018 ON ANTI- MONEY LAUNDERING AND COMBATING THE FINANCING OF TERRORISM AND ILLEGAL ORGANISATIONS

ON ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING AND COMBATING THE FINANCING OF TERRORISM AND FINANCING OF ILLEGAL ORGANISATIONS

Regarding the Unified List of the Violations and Administrative Fines for the Said Violations of Measures to Combat Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing that are Subject to the Supervision of the Ministry of Justice and the Ministry of Economy

Complying with UAE Laws

As a responsible entrepreneur, you are obliged to comply with laws that

  • govern your business
  • protect labour rights, consumer rights and intellectual property rights
  • protect health and environment and ensure safety
  • govern the free zone in which your business is set up in

Laws governing your business

Your business will be governed by Dubai Silicon Oasis / Dubai Integrated Economic Zones Authority and in some cases might be additionally governed by another government entity. Specific laws relating to the type of business activity you conduct will also govern your business.

General laws relating to businesses are:

Laws protecting labour rights, consumer rights and intellectual property rights

The UAE has specific laws to ensure protection of labour rights, consumer rights and intellectual property rights. Links to the important laws is provided below. As a business owner, it is your responsibility to keep yourself updated and comply with these laws. Failure to comply with the laws could attract penalties as decided by the respective laws and competent courts.

Laws and regulations

 

Announcmenets

Name Change / Conversion of DSO Members
Inactive Companies

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