One licence. Multiple activities

Meydan free zone is conveniently located close to the Jumeirah and Business Bay areas of Dubai and offers over 2500 business activities to choose from making it suitable for a wide array of business formations. Being based in Dubai, businesses formed in Meydan have access to a wide range of business banks and the free zone also includes hot desk facilities as standard to get you started.

Obtaining a Meydan business licence can be beneficial for businesses that operate a number of business activities, and allows them to manage this under one unified licence.

Our team at Strive help you select the correct package and form your Meydan trade licence, and handle all of your visa requirements.

Raj Karwal, CTO of Strive Consultants

Being based in Dubai, businesses formed in Meydan Free Zone benefit from being able to apply for a business bank account with all major banks in the region

Benefits of Meydan Free Zone

Meydan free zone offices, Dubai

  • Combine multiple business activities for maximum flexibility within one company
  • Allows renting and buying office in and outside the free zone
  • Well connected location
  • Special e-commerce licences available allowing you to sell on marketplaces such as Amazon and Noon


  • Is Meydan the lowest price free zone in the UAE?

    Meydan offers some of the lowest company formation rates in the UAE so is a great place to setup a new company, particular those focused on e-commerce and consultancy services

  • What are the advantages of setting up in a free zone?

    100% foreign ownership, exemptions from import/export duties, low (often 0%) corporate tax rates, and access to local labour markets

  • Can I trade internationally with a free zone licence?

    Yes! Free zones have been specifically set up to encourage international trade in the region so this is common practice.

  • Do I require a local sponsor to form a company

    In most cases this is not a requirement. Our consultants can advise on if your business activity may require any special approvals or local sponsors

Meydan Free Zone Business Setup Done Right

Get started and have your tax friendly solution setup within weeks

  • Business setup
  • Residency visa
  • Rapid processing