Regulatory Environment

Dubai Knowledge Village is located and operates within the jurisdiction of Dubai Technology & Media Free Zone (the “Free Zone”).    The Free Zone was established in 2000 by a decree and has a distinct legal status in the UAE.   

The Free Zone is regulated by an independent government body, Dubai Technology & Media Free Zone Authority (DTMFZA).   DTMFZA develops and implements transparent regulations, in accordance with international standards, which ensure that the companies operating in The Free Zone are able to compete effectively, globally.  

The laws and regulations that apply to companies operating in The Free Zone are described clearly in DTMFZAs website.