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Request for Ending the Exemption Period

The service of transferring the licensing entity of the exempted license to the DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC & TOURISM in Dubai, after completing the years of entitlement to the exemption to be renewed in DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC & TOURISM with the fees prescribed by the Department.
Supplementary Procedural Service

Copy of the trade license.

Request letter from the applicant.

  1. Apply to Dubai SME by writing to
  2. The applicant submits the required documents.
  3. The Dubai SME communicates with the applicant to discuss the request. 
  4. The applicant receives a letter of approval of the request for the expiry of the exemption period.
  5. Refer to external service centers (outsourcing) to complete the procedures.
  • Request for Exemption License.
  • Request for Renewal Exemption License. 
The approval letter issued by the Dubai SME which is valid for six months.
  • UAE Nationals
  • GCC Nationals (UAE residents)
24/7 via e-mail.
How can I get the service?
Apply by sending a request to

 What are the documents required to obtain the service?
Copy of the trade license.
Official letter from the project owner. 

What are the service fees?