Service Name

Continuation of Company Into the Zone

Continuation of Company Into the Zone

Description An overseas company may, if authorized by the laws of the jurisdiction in which it is incorporated, apply to the DDA for continuation / redomiciliation as a company


Requester General Manager or Appointed Legal Representative
Service Deliverables
  • Provisional Certificate of Continuity
  • Certificate of Continuation (upon completion of the Process)
Service Request Channels Free Zone Business Communities Website
Service Hours
  • Online : 24/7
  • Partner Relationship Manager : Sunday to Thursday from 8:00 to 14:30
Estimated Time to Deliver
  • Stage 1: (Provisional Approval) - 10 Working Days
  • Stage 2: (Registration) – 02 Working Days
Service Fees
  • AED 5000 (for provisional approval)
  • License Fees: Calculated based on selected activity(s)

An additional fee of AED 10 as “Knowledge Dirham” and AED 10 as “Innovation Dirham” is applicable per transaction

Required Documents For Issuance of Provisional Certificate of Continuity:


For Continuation of Registration:Post Registration:
  • Certificate of De-Registration issued by the registrar of companies in the overseas jurisdiction


Notes Resolution and Directors' Declaration is required to be (Notarized by Notary Public & Attested by UAE Embassy)