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Minimum Capital Requirements

The minimum paid-up capital requirement to incorporate a Free Zone Limited Liability company (FZ-LLC) in Dubai Technology and Media Free Zone depends on the business activity. There is no capital requirement for branch companies.

Below are the minimum capital requirement that apply within each business park:

Dubai Internet City
FZ-LLCs incorporated in Dubai Internet City are required to have minimum paid up capital of AED 50,000. Branch establishments have no minimum capital requirements.

Dubai Outsource Zone
FZ-LLCs incorporated in Dubai Outsource Zone are required to have minimum paid up capital of AED 300,000. Branch establishments have no minimum capital requirements.

Dubai Media City
FZ-LLCs incorporated in Dubai Media City are required to have minimum paid up capital of AED 50,000, with the exception of the below activities, which have minimum capital requirement of AED 2,500,000:

All activities within Broadcasting TV Segment
All activities within Broadcasting Radio Segment (except for IP streaming)

Branch establishments within Dubai Media City have no minimum capital requirements.

Dubai Studio City
FZ-LLCs incorporated in Dubai Studio City are required to have minimum paid up capital of AED 50,000, with the exception of the below activities, which have minimum capital requirement of AED 2,500,000:

All activities within Broadcasting TV Segment
All activities within Broadcasting Radio Segment (except for IP streaming)

Branch establishments within Dubai Studio City have no minimum capital requirements.

International Media Production Zone
FZ-LLCs incorporated in our IMPZ are required to have minimum paid up capital of AED 300,000, with the exception of the below activities:

Printing Machinery and Printing Consumables Manufacturing Segment AED 500,000
Printing Press Segment AED 500,000
Publishing Segment AED 200,000
Graphic Arts Support Services Segment AED 50,000

Branch establishments within IMPZ have no minimum capital requirements.

Dubai Knowledge Village
FZ-LLCs incorporated in Dubai Knowledge Village are required to have minimum paid up capital of AED 50,000.  Branch establishments  (e.g., all  universities and schools) have no minimum capital requirements.

Dubai International Academic City
FZ-LLCs incorporated in Dubai Knowledge Village are required to have minimum paid up capital of AED 50,000.  Branch establishments  (e.g., all  universities and schools) have no minimum capital requirements.

DuBiotech
FZ-LLCs incorporated in DuBiotech are required to have minimum paid up capital of AED 50,000, with the exception of the below activities, which have a minimum capital requirement of AED 300,000:

Manufacturing and Production Activity under the Therapeutics Segment
Manufacturing and Production Activity under the Food Segment
Manufacturing and Production Activity under the Agricultural, Forestry, Horticulture, Segment
Manufacturing and Production Activity under the Environment Segment
Manufacturing and Production Activity under the Medical/Scientific Devices or Equipment Segment
Manufacturing and Production Activity under the Speciality Supplies Segment

Branch establishments within DuBiotech have no minimum capital requirements.

Enpark
FZ-LLCs incorporated in Enpark are required to have minimum paid up capital of AED 300,000, with the exception of Associations (Non-Profit Organisations),  which have a minimum capital requirement of AED 50,000. Branch establishments within Enpark have no minimum capital requirements.