Mainland companies are the most developed companies in the UAE. They are covered by Federal Law No. 2 of 2015 (New Commercial Company Law, NCCL), which fell on (July 1, 2015). Mainland companies are regulated by the legal structure of the state and must comply with the relevant guidelines.

You are within the boundaries of commercialized areas. According to the mainland founding law, the UAE must hold at least 51% of the total equity of the trading company.


The mainland of Dubai is the most preferred destination. Investing in the mainland gives you the freedom to do business across the UAE.

LLC Dubai

The Limited Liability Company is the main business unit, which is based in Dubai. It gives investors and entrepreneurs access to the entire Dubai market. The foundation may be a bit more time-consuming, but the freedoms that result from it are very valuable.

Professional License

With the professional license, experts and specialists in Dubai can prove their expertise in their respective fields.


Through the branch, foreign companies have the opportunity to establish a presence in Dubai. This is an expansion of a foreign company. It is allowed to hold 100% foreign property and has many other advantages.

If you are planning to set up a company on the mainland in Dubai or in another emirate, let German-Dubai Start-Up advise you on the most advantageous selection for you.