To set up your business in RAK DAO, you will need a license.
Apply for your RAK DAO free zone license in 3 steps
application & documents
Step 1 - Choose your business type
Decide on the company you will establish.
To establish a digital assets company/permit, select type of registration.
- Freelance Permit
- Remote Company
- Standard Company
Step 2 - Submit application and necessary documents
Through the submission process, you will be required to:
- Select your license type
Choose your business activity from the activity group.
- Submit the necessary documents
Provide the required documents
- Provide personal information for the applicants
You must disclose information about every major shareholder to register your company. The information should incorporate input from shareholders, directors, managers, secretary (if applicable), nominee(s), POA holders, and other relevant parties. The registry must document this information to comply with applicable laws, rules, and regulations.
- Customise your package
Customise your package
- Complete the payment of the application fee
Pay the application fee
Step 3- Receive your license
*Before you begin your application, please review our Rules and Regulations.*
Once you have submitted your application, we will review and process it. We will assess your business plan, financial documents, and compliance with regulations. Once approved, you will receive your license and will be able to commence operations in RAK.
As a RAK DAO license holder, you can access our facilities, infrastructure, and business support services. This includes assistance with visas, permits, and other administrative requirements.
Once you have obtained your license, you can establish your presence in RAK, hire employees, lease office space, and conduct business activities. To learn more about the resources and support available to you, we advise exploring information on our partners and services at this stage.