We know that a supportive business environment is key to helping your company thrive. Learn more about what DIFC has to offer, from easy set-up processes to an enabling infrastructure and a variety of office spaces.
The DIFC is more than just a world-class financial centre. Explore the district beyond the office, from a carefully curated collection of retailers, to a diverse range of art galleries and some of the city’s best restaurants.
DIFC is one of the world’s top financial centres, and the leading financial hub for the Middle East, Africa and South Asia
On the occasion of the Holy Month of Ramadan, our business hours during Ramadan will be as follows: DIFC Authority Office: 9:00am - 3:00pm, Sunday to Thursday, DIFC Services: 9:00am - 2:00pm, Sunday to Thursday.
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Laws and regulations administered by the DIFC Authority
The unique structure of DIFC gives it a robust regulatory and legal framework that provides the Centre’s clients with a safe and secure platform to conduct their business confidently. All business registered at DIFC are subject to the laws of the Centre that have been enacted to administer day-to-day operations of the firms and individuals in the DIFC. Based on international best practices of major financial jurisdictions, laws of the Centre provide assurance and confidence to the rights and obligations of the firms operating in or from DIFC.
The section provides an overview of the laws and regulations administered by the DIFC Authority including Federal laws, Dubai laws, DIFC laws, Enactment notices, DIFC regulations and directives from the Registrar of Real Properties.