Dubai Media Free Zone

Set up your business in the Dubai Media City Free Zone with Europe Emirates Group 

The Dubai Media City Free Zone (DMC) is home to prestigious regional and international media organisations such as The Financial Times, The Economist Group and The Times (UAE edition). The free zone is a thriving, creative hub for the region’s creative industry with more than 20,000 people working there every day. 

The Dubai Media City Free Zone (DMC) boasts a strategic location along Sheikh Zayed Road, close to Palm Jumeirah and on the periphery of New Dubai. It also is easily accessible to the Jebel Ali Port, Al Maktoum International Airport and Dubai’s central business district.

Activities and Licences

Applicable licence activities include advertising and communications, media and marketing services, media support services, event management, event support services, media consultancy, new media, business information, freelancers and not-for-profit associations.

Types of legal entities 

  • Free Zone Limited Liability Company (FZ-LLC)

  • Foreign company branch (where the applicant is a foreign-registered corporation)

  • UAE company branch where the applicant is a UAE-registered corporate

  • Freelance permit


  • Modern infrastructure with high-quality office space, convenient public transport links and competitively priced utilities

  • 100 per cent foreign ownership

  • Full repatriation of profits and capital

  • Guaranteed 50-year exemption from personal, income and corporate taxes

  • Exemption from customs duties for goods and services

  • Metro Ethernet environment

  • Digital voice and high-speed data services at competitive rates

Inquire now