Dubai Studio City

Dubai Studio City Free Zone

Famously known as DSC Free Zone, Dubai Studio City Free Zone was launched in the year 2005 as a capitalised initiative made by Dubai Holding Subsidiary TECOM Investments.  This Zone offers the right combination of the talent pool, organised infrastructure, and a pretty dynamic business environment. As Dubai Movie Festival is celebrated annually since 2004, all of these services thereby help in supporting the growth of broadcast., television, movie and music production companies in the Middle Eastern Region. Spread majestically over 22 million square feet, Dubai Studio City Free Zone features warehouses, office spaces, pre-build studios, sound stages, stage areas and the latest satellite communication facilities, to name a few. It goes without saying that it is the Zone of growth and development for media as it provides a picturesque infrastructure to the filmmakers, producers and crews. Therefore, it ensures the right framework for efficient and hassle-free filming in the beautiful land of Dubai.

Dubai Studio<span class='s-yellowtitle'> City Free Zone</span>

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Benefits of setting up a business in <span class='s-yellowtitle'>the Dubai Studio City Free Zone</span>

Benefits of setting up a business in the Dubai Studio City Free Zone


  • 100% foreign ownership
  • Repatriation of capital and profits by 100%
  • Zero income and capital tax.
  • No restriction on currency
  • No trade barriers and quotas
  • Media companies can attain the best amenities
  • Top-notch technology usage
  • Expat families can use the facilities of excellent schools and residential areas
  • Varying activities are permitted such as IP streaming, music and entertainment, film support services, and TV network satellite, to name a few

Types of entities are allowed
in the Dubai Studio City Free Zone

Free Zone Limited Liability Company (FZ LLC)

The minimum capital requirement is dependent on the business activities. It is formed as a separate legal entity with shareholders as corporates and individuals.

<span class='s-yellowtitle'>Free Zone Limited</span> Liability Company (FZ LLC)
<span class='s-yellowtitle'>Branch</span> office

Branch office

It is a legally dependent part of the parent company. No share capital is required.


This business entity gives the ability to business owners to operate as freelance professionals. One is permitted to conduct business in their birth name as opposed to the name of the brand.

<span class='s-yellowtitle'>Freelance</span>

Why choose
Global Biz Setup?

Film Studio City, The Goldmine Films, VST Music, Take One Dubai and Logic Creative are some of the most world-renowned offices and film-maker studios that are set up in the Dubai Studio City Free Zone. This Free Zone distinguishes itself from the rest as it provides a full-fledged opportunity for growth for not just the established filmmakers, but also the amateurs. Being one of the most inspiring communities for those coming from the entertainment industry, setting up business here would be a fair investment. For the newcomers, establishing a business in such a renowned zone might be overwhelming. Worry not, as we at Global Biz Setup will be right there to provide assistance of any sort for the same. From the process of business development, and registration to the final steps of launching, our expert consultants will be the best guide a business owner can ever get. Setting up business in the Dubai Studio City Free Zone could not have been easier. Global Biz Setup talks from experience and therefore the advisors will help you gain returns at every step of your investment. Reach out to us, for any queries whatsoever.