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UAE Consultancy Business License

A UAE Consultancy License is one which allows you to provide your choice of professional services as a licensed business owner in Dubai and across the UAE.

With the growing number of businesses in the UAE – most requiring professional consultancy services instead of hiring full time employees, the consultancy sector is booming like never before. 

There are a number of consultancy licenses to choose from depending on your area of expertise like Project Management, IT, Legal, Financial, HR, Marketing just to name a few. A fairly easy license with a few requirements to be met with, and you are good to start your consultancy firm.

One of the largest markets globally, the consultancy sector is growing year-on-year in the UAE with around USD 5 billion in revenues in the GCC alone.

The most common consultancy licenses in Dubai and the UAE are:

  • project management consultancy
  • Human resources and manpower consultancy
  • IT consultancy
  • Engineering consultancy


Consultancy Business License

Decide on Jurisdiction – Mainland or Free Zone

Decide business structure – Sole establishment, civil company, LLC, branch or representative office

Choose business activities

Propose company names

Initial and final approval

Apply for license

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