Cafeteria License in Dubai


Starting a cafeteria in mainland Dubai can be a promising venture for many business investors and entrepreneurs. Especially the young entrepreneurs who are eager to earn money by capitalising on the flourishing food and beverage industry. The rising demand has also played a major role in the growth of the F&B business in Dubai. If you, too, want to take advantage of the growing F&B industry in the UAE, then have a look at the package provided by Commitbiz. The package starts from AED 15,500 and will allow the business to commence in 2 working days.

How it Works

With just three simple steps, register your Cafeteria Business


Q. What is the cost of opening a cafeteria in Dubai?

It depends on your budget, the business scale, etc. Generally, the basic necessities can be completed in AED 15,500.

Q. What is the duration of starting a cafeteria business in Dubai?

The procedure will take only two working days.

Q. What license is required for Dubai cafeteria business?

You require a trade license from the Department of Economic Development and a food license from the Dubai Municipality of Food and Safety Department.

Q. Are there any rules to starting cafeteria in Dubai?

Yes, your cafeteria space must abide by several rules, including ample space, a separate wash place for meat and vegetables, a proper disposal system, fire-proof space etc.

Q. What are essential for the approval of food license?

The following documents will support your food license:

  • Approval Agreement certificate from DED
  • Blueprint of the cafeteria
  • Approval from the Planning Department


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