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First Step: Obtain a Licence
To apply for membership at the ADCC, please first obtain a license to do so at any of the following organizations:
- Department of Economic Development.
- Industrial Development Office
- Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority
- Abu Dhabi Free Media Zone
- Masdar City - Free Zone.
- Khalifa Industrial Zone / Kizad - Free Zone.
- Abu Dhabi Global Market - Free Zone.
- Abu Dhabi Airport Free Zone - Free Zone
Second Step: Legal forms of membership
Article 9 of Law No. 2 (2018) on Commercial Companies states that establishments operating in the State shall have a headquarter to practice their business activities therein or set up a branch or representative office to take one of the following legal forms:
Types of companies:
Limited Liability Company
Public Shareholding Company
Private Shareholding Company
Branches or local representations:
Gulf region-based branch
Locally based branch
Third step: Submit membership application along with the required supporting documents
Branches and local representations (local, Gulf-region and foreign-based)