Laws and Rules

The UAE has announced sweeping new reforms to allow 100 percent foreign ownership in companies and long-term residence visas for skilled and creative employment categories. His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, will reinforce the UAE’s position as a top destination for international investors and global talent.

Dubai Property Laws
  • Property ownership in Dubai.
  • Freehold Law in Dubai.
  • Leasehold Law for Dubai Properties.
  • Inheritance Law in Dubai.
  • Inheritance Law in Dubai.
  • Sharia Law and Property in Dubai.
  • 100% ownership | Currently, a foreign investor can own 100 per cent of a business only in a free zone and not in the mainland. But as per the new announcement, foreigners will soon be able to own 100 per cent of the business outside free zones.Investor will be required to invest over Dh1 million to be eligible.
Dubai Visa Rules
  • 10-year-residence visa for investors, specialists, doctors, engineers, researchers, scientists, creative people, and their families | It would issue 10-year visas for professionals and investors and will also allow 100 per cent foreign ownership in mainland companies as part of reforms to attract the best talent available in the world and also to lure foreign direct investment into the country.
  • Five-year visa for students in the UAE 10-year residence visa for top students.
  • 10-year residence visa for top students.
  • 100 percent ownership for international investors
  • Student visa | One-year visas will be given to students after Grade 12 or those who have completed their university studies. The visa is renewable for another year. Parents will need to deposit Dh5,000 to avail of the visa.
  • Transit visa | Transit visa can be extended for up to 96 hours.
Privacy Policy
  • Premier Estates, a British run real estate company takes your privacy seriously. We make it a priority to secure and protect the confidentiality of the personally identifiable information that you provide to us. This policy explains the type of personal information we gather when you use or our affiliated websites (collectively, the “Site”) and when you provide us information by other means, including by email and telephone.
  • Premier Estates collects non-personally identifiable information about visitors to the Site such as aggregate information on what pages are accessed or visited. We use this information to continually improve the online experience we provide Site visitors. We use cookies to store visitors’ preferences, record session information (for instance, properties that visitors add to their “My Favourites” section) and record past activity at a site in order to provide better service when visitors return to the Site.We also collect personally identifiable information that is specifically volunteered to us by email, by telephone or by those visiting the Site online, including request and contact information and survey information.
  • The information we collect is used to improve the Site and to contact those who have requested information concerning our products and services and, as needed, to carry out the purchase of products and services. We will only send you updates, offerings or product information by email or mail if you have if you have provided your email or mailing address to us.
  • Should you wish to opt out of receiving promotions, offerings or communications from Premier Estates in the future, please let us know by clicking on the "unsubscribe" link within the e-mail that you received from us. THIRD-PARTY WEB BEACONS We use third-party web beacons from Google to help analyze where visitors go and what they do while visiting the Site. Google may also use anonymous information about your visits to the Site in order to improve its products and services and provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by Google, click here.
  • We do not sell or rent your personal information to anyone. Premier Estates will only share your personally identifiable information with our affiliates and authorized service providers that perform certain services or functions on our behalf. We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order or legal process involving Premier Estates or the Site.
  • From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will post the policy changes to the Site to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at the Site periodically. UPDATING YOUR INFORMATION We offer visitors the ability to have inaccuracies corrected in contact information. Consumers can have this information easily updated accesing to the personal account area or by writing to us.
  • We value your privacy and we have appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you at the Site. Revised 10 January 1, 2009. © 2009 Premier Estates. All rights reserved.
  • If you would like to receive an electronic copy of your Personal Information or for any questions about this privacy policy, you may contact us at [email protected]