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Professional license in Dubai

What is a Professional License



This type of license is given to individual entrepreneurs who provide professional license activities i.e. services of any kind. These can be business service providers, designers, artists, etc. However, the enterprise needs to be owned by a single person to obtain a professional license in Dubai. If the ownership rests with more than one person, then the organization will be considered a civil corporation.

Professional License Activities

Every individual who plans to run a commercial or business activity in Dubai is required to have a license for the following. The Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai has put up an administrative system that separates various sectors into categories of licensing, which provides a better opportunity at constructive and regulatory facilities. Hence, to set up a company in Dubai, you need to choose the right license for your type of business. A Professional company set up in Dubai requires a professional license. The term professional refers to any individual or company with trained skills.

Following is the list of individuals who are required to possess a professional license in Dubai:



  • Accountants, Auditors and Financial Advisors
  • Advertising professionals and Entertainment Artists
  • Architectural Consultants
  • Teachers and Educational Professors
  • Business Consultants
  • Lawyers and Legal Advisors
  • Medical Representatives
  • Carpentry and Artisan Activities
  • Technical Services
  • Consultancy Services
  • Printing and Publishing
  • Internet and Web Desing Services
  • Beauty Salons
  • Accounting and Auditing Companies
  • Information Technology Services
  • Management Consultancy
  • Health and Medical Services

Apply for Professional Licence.