Entrepreneurship Scheme and Business Centre Facility

This option is offered to entrepreneurs and small start-ups, allowing them to obtain a license in the media free zone to utilise a single physical workstation at different times. It is limited to content creation entrepreneurial start-ups which are in the business of digital content creation (mobile, online, device content) and A/V content production for TV, web or cinematic.

Are you looking to jumpstart your media business and take advantage of twofour54’s new flexible Entrepreneurship Scheme and Business Centre facility? Then, you are in the right place.

twofour54 offers support young media entrepreneurs and start-up business willing to be based at twofour54 Abu Dhabi - with the aim of creating a thriving creative industry serving the MENA region.

The newly launched scheme is the latest move by twofour54 to assist start-ups and enables small businesses to obtain a license in the media zone without the need to rent office space (virtual office) or you can utilize our Business Centre facility, which allows you use a single physical work station (Hot Desk) at different times.

Business plan

submit your business plan to get things started

Send us your business plans to set up your business at twofour54 Abu Dhabi.

If you wish to use a template to help you complete the business plan, please download our business plan template here.

Talk to our team

If you have a question, you've decided to take the next step and you're after a bit of advice, we are here to help.

Our team will assess your business setup plans and advise you on details like work stations, work spaces, virtual office, IT services and any production facilities you may require. We can outline the benefits of opening a business within the Media Zone Authority (such as allowing 100% foreign ownership and tax free benefits), and of joining twofour54’s media and entertainment hub whilst introducing you to our start-up set-up and business licensing procedures.


Finalize your requirements

Once company registration and licensing has commenced, we will agree the terms for the working space (Hot Desk or virtual office) you need.

Company Registration, Lease Agreement and Business Licensing

Company Registration, Lease Agreement and Business Licensing

You will apply for a Business License for your company. We can assist you and your legal advisors with this legal process, which is administered by the Media Zone Authority – Abu Dhabi (MZA) team to ensure that the required documentation is submitted correctly. As part of the application process, the Media Zone Authority – Abu Dhabi team assists the new company with the opening of a bank account in the UAE. Once your company established and licenced by the Media Zone Authority – Abu Dhabi and lease agreement signed, the new company can start operating in twofour54.

Get Started

Get your business started. Now you can focus on making your business a success!

Now you can focus on making your business a success! twofour54 government and travel services can help you acquire everything your staff will need to begin life in Abu Dhabi, from visas, medical cover and bank accounts; to support with your travel arrangements. Once you have moved in, you can use our studios and post production facilities, kick around ideas with your neighbours at networking events, receive briefs through twofour54 Briefing Room and access our freelancer pool for talent.

If you wish to set up a business in twofour54 Abu Dhabi, you can contact our team or call +971 2 401 2454.

Our team will assist you by communicating the process and acting as your primary point of contact to support you through the registration steps

Get started today!

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