How to Start a Restaurant in Dubai

Sunday June 16, 2019

How to Start a Restaurant in Dubai

Dubai is a happening destination for starting a restaurant business in Dubai. There is a million of people are working & executive class which mostly eat at the restaurant. So, we can say that Dubai has a lot of scope in the restaurant business. Now the question arises, How to Start a Restaurant in Dubai. There are few things that can help you to understand the market scope and possibility in upcoming years.

UAE has maintained its economic growth and not only sustain but establish Dubai as an international market. Most importantly, Dubai is going to Hosting Expo2020. That will be the most awaited event. This Expo will generate new opportunity to invest in the region and be a part of sustainable growth. This Event is expected more than 2 million tourists with a period of 6 months. This article includes
How to Start a Restaurant in Dubai, What are the main Activity can be done under one license in Dubai.

Dubai Economic Department is the sole authority to manage company registration in Dubai Mainland. Dubai Economy Allow the following type of business activity for the restaurant kind of business license.

Restaurant

Activity Code 5610001

Activity Group Restaurants and coffee shops

License Type Professional

Activity Description Includes restaurants equipped with suitable installations to prepare and serve food and snacks inside, as well as various beverages for immediate consumption by the public.
Is start business for Sole Establishment, Limited Liability Company (LLC), Limited Liability Company – Single Owner (LLC – SO)

Terms and Conditions

12 – This business license is subject to Dubai Municipality rules and regulation, DM holds a right to regulate it. Approved by Dubai Municipality (Food Control Department)

7 – This business license is subject to Dubai Municipality rules and regulation, DM holds a right to regulate it. Approved By Dubai Municipality (Department of Drainage and Irrigation)

Restaurant & Mini Store

Activity Code 5610101

Activity Group Restaurants and coffee shops

License Type Commercial

Activity Description Includes restaurants equipped with suitable installations to prepare and serve food and snacks inside, such firms are allowed also to sell some consumer goods such as fresh, preserved and canned foodstuff, beverages, dairy and bakery products as well as newspapers and magazines, the sale of such goods should not predominate the role of the restaurant.

Floating Restaurant

Activity Code 5610002

Activity Group Tourism Activates

License Type Professional

Activity Description Includes ships, boats or yachts suitably equipped for dining on board, including serving the food and beverages while the ship is anchoring or on entertainment cruise.

Terms and Conditions

12 – This business license is subject to Dubai Municipality rules and regulation, DM holds a right to regulate it. – Approved By Dubai Municipality (Food Control Department).

7 – This business license is subject to Dubai Municipality rules and regulation, DM holds a right to regulate it. – Approved By Dubai Municipality (Department of Drainage and Irrigation).

Cafeteria

Activity Code: 5610003

Activity Group Restaurants and coffee shops

License Type Professional

Activity Description Includes cafeterias that sell snacks, juices, and beverages to the public, Is starting a business for Sole Establishment, Limited Liability Company(LLC), Limited Liability Company – Single Owner(LLC – SO)

Terms and Conditions

12 – This business license is subject to Dubai Municipality rules and regulation, DM holds a right to regulate it. – Approved By Dubai Municipality (Food Control Department)

7 – This business license is subject to Dubai Municipality rules and regulation, DM holds a right to regulate it. – Approved By Dubai Municipality (Department of Drainage and Irrigation)

Steps to Get a Trade License for Restaurant in Dubai.

  • First of all, choose the appropriate Activity for your Business.
  • Secondly, Pick up a unique Name for your company.
  • Third, Make an Agreement between all Shareholders including Local Partner or Local Sponsor.
  • Fourth, Notarize the agreement in court
  • Fifth, Find out the shop or space for a restaurant.
  • Sixth, Design a layout for the kitchen and dining area including the safety standard of Dubai. This will be done by authorizing architect or interior design based in Dubai.
  • Seventh, take approval for the design from Dubai Municipality and Fire department. Basically, these approvals from the Dubai Municipality ensure that your restaurant is safe in term of fire and also well maintained in term of hygiene control.
  • Eight, Submit all documents including Trade Name Approval, MOA (Agreement Copy), Tenancy Agreement for Shop, DEWA Electricity Bill, and Approval from Dubai Municipality.
  • Lastly, Pay the Trade License Fee and your Trade License will be issued at the same time.

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