Masdar City has characterized itself since its inception in 2008 by taking the same forward-thinking attitude. The City, which is built on the pillars of innovation and research, is a living example of how new ideas and collaboration can help shape a unique and inspiring urban ecosystem.
Everyone is welcome to visit Masdar City. It combines residents, students, scholars, entrepreneurs, business leaders, and investors together in a collaborative atmosphere where everyone can live, learn, and thrive.
One of the world's largest clusters of low-carbon buildings can be found in the city. The Department of Municipalities and Transport's (DMT) Estidama or LEED green building grading systems are used to certify buildings that meet high sustainability criteria. DMT's Estidama Pearl Community Rating System certifies community amenities.
Masdar City is committed to providing world-class and sustainable amenities and recreational facilities as part of its sustainable living concept, in order to promote a healthier and more sustainable lifestyle for both its residents and the surrounding community.
Masdar City allows following types of companies or business entities within its premises:
- Free Zone Limited Liability Company (FZ-LLC)
- Branch of a foreign company
- Branch of a locally registered company
The complete processing time would take 10 working days.
The cost of registration and licensing starts from AED 10,000 based on the type of entity.