The Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA) was founded in 2004 and is wholly owned by the Dubai government. It provides both a living and working environment. Silicon Oasis is a Free Zone Authority that provides free trade zone incentives and benefits to tech park businesses. The Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority encourages modern technology-based industries by providing a master-planned city, cutting-edge infrastructure, and in-house business services.
Dubai Silicon Oasis is a free zone in Dubai that also serves as a large corporate and residential neighborhood. It is one of the most appealing locations in the UAE for starting a business. It acts as a technology hub for enterprises in the IT, industrial, and research & development sectors.
DSO has a total commercial area capacity of 97,740 sq. m allocated to offices for leasing. DSO has built a high-tech ecosystem to foster collaboration and innovation in the field of technology. Large corporations, startups, and medium-sized firms, universities and an incubation center, venture capital funds, high-tech infrastructure, and government and business services are among the six major pillars of DSO's high-tech ecosystem.
Schools, universities, hospitals, community centers, shopping malls, swimming pools, and tennis courts are among the residential and lifestyle amenities available in the DSO community. In addition to 24-hour security, regular maintenance, and a fully built road network, the DSO community has been landscaped with green parks, linked courtyards, and children's play places.
Due to its active economic and social environment, as well as the presence of advanced industrial zones, office towers, villas & apartments, R&D units, educational institutions, and healthcare units, Dubai Silicon Oasis has gotten a significant boost on business set up.
Dubai Silicon Oasis allows following types of companies or business entities within its premises:
- Free Zone Establishment (FZE)
- Free Zone Company (FZC/ FZCO)
- Branch of a Foreign Company
- Branch of a Local Company
The complete processing time would take 15 to 20 days.