Partners want to add a business activity in
an existing LLC License without changing name or other status.
STEPS TO FOLLOW
Initial approval from Department of Economic Development (DED) or
Tas'heel Centre. Type (BR1) form,
get signature of the Managing Director and submit at DED. No need
signature of all partners for amendment. But all names should be
typed. Form can be filled from Typing Centre. You can add only activities which match with the
existing activity group. If not, you will have to remove all existing
activities and select new one.
Some business activities
need external departments' approval like
Municipality approval for
Building Contracting, RTA
approval for Transport...read
more Attachments: LLC Agreement (MoA),
Copy of Trade License, Partners List, Passport copies of
DED officer will write No Objection for adding activity bottom of the BR1 Form.
at Tas'heel Centre
Addendum to LLC Agreement (Activity addition Agreement) from a legal translator and get attested from
Notary Public at Al Tawar Centre or Al Barsha
or DED at Business Village near Clock Tower. Legal translator's seal is
not required if the the agreement is only in Arabic.
Agreement (MoA) is the master agreement. Whenever you make a change
(partner/name/activity/capital) there will be a supplement
agreement and that shall be considered as an integral part of the
Attestation fee at the court (Notary Public)
Partners or Attorney have to attend at Notary to sign the Court
If any existing partner is outside, he/she can send Power of
Attorney authorizing other Partner to represent him/her at the
Court. This Power of Attorney should be attested by UAE Embassy in
home country and Ministry of Foreign Affairs in UAE. It should be
translated into Arabic (legal) if it is made in other language.
Submit the attested Addendum (one original copy), BR1 form, Name
Reservation Certificate, External Department approval (if any) and
Passport copies of partners, at any branch
of DED or
Tas'heel Centre. Payment voucher will be issued same time or you can take
DED website. Make payment at the counter and get the license. You can also pay using
Credit Card/Direct Debit through DED website after issued the
You will get new License with new activity.
If this is the time for License Renewal, you should attach
EJARI Registration Certificate
also. Renewal fees will
show in the Payment Voucher.
Approximate fees for Activity addition in LLC License at DED
(excluding above mentioned documentation fees)
Break-up cost of
Activity addition in LLC License at DED
Activity addition Fees
Fees (only if you have cancelled any existing activity)
Chamber Modification Fees
Ministry of Economy and
Total Fees (approximately)
Submission facility is available at
Centers. Appointment: You have to take online appointment to submit
applications at Economic Department (DED)
Head Office, Business Village, Near Clock Tower, Deira, and Dubai Mall
How to make online appointment?: Create a
new user account through MYID Website.
You should have Emirates ID and Card Reader to complete the
registration. After submitting required information, you will get
a username and password. If you have difficulty in creating User
Account, you can go to
Tas'heel Center. Fees: Dh50. Self service
kiosks are available at DED Branches, Municipality Service Centers and
all other government departments. This user ID is common for all
government services under Smart Dubai. • After creating the account, enter
DED site and make appointment. Submit the
documents at the selected DED branch. • Appointment system can be used
to avoid waiting at DED.
want to change/add
Company activity in
can do it after the new License issued. Dubai Chamber branch
is there at the same DED building. Collect Registration Form
from there, Fill the information, Put authorized signature
and company stamp and submit at Dubai Chamber counter.
Payment already made at DED along with the License Amendment
fees. Documents required:
Filled form, Copy of Trade License, Partners List,
Commercial Register (3 pages of trade license), LLC
Agreement, Passport copy of Authorized Signatory and DED
Payment Receipt of Trade License amendment.
Chamber Certificate is required for Export & Import purpose,
for Registration with various Government Departments and to
expand business to other Emirates and abroad.
FEES IN AED
Immigration Establishment Card
You should change/add
Immigration Establishment Card after
the new License issued.
Application can be prepared from Typing Centre. Put
Company Seal and Signature of
Card will be issued same time. Attachments: Typed Application, New Trade License
Copy, Partners List, LLC new Addendum,
Passport copies of authorized signatories.
this is the time for Immigration Card Renewal, you
should add Dh3900
Labour Establishment Card
You should change/add
Labour Establishment Card
after it is changed in
Immigration Establishment Card. (Application should be
Tas'heel Centre). Submission at
Labour Office. Amended
Card will be issued same time.
Government Fees. Pay Typing Charge only at Tas'heel
DED (Economic Department) Branches Head Office: Business Village
Near Clock Tower
Tel: 04-4455006 (VIP Section)
Al Tawar Centre, First Floor, Qusais,
Deira, Dubai Tel: 04-601 3333
Dubai Mall Deira, Dubai
Tel: 04-382 7709
Al Barsha Mall Branch Bur
Dubai, Al Barsha 2, Street 23rd.
Tel: 04-202 0429