Serving as a home to millions of industries, Dubai has been constantly evolving as the land of businesses. Along with the growing demand of companies, the demand for technology has also been exponentially growing, and today technology has become the ultimate lifeline of all businesses as all the crucial information of companies like credentials, company formation details, profit-making, losses and liquidation gets stored on the computer database.  So being a business owner, you should understand that your company’s confidential documents and activities demand high protection. If you are planning to set up a business in Dubai, commonly referred to as the city of gold then your business needs to have proper planning and protection.

What Is SIRA?

SIRA stands for Security Industry Regulatory Authority and it stands as the governing body that regulates the security industry in the United Arab Emirates that works on the values of quality, safety, sustainability and innovation with the main aim of making Dubai a safe and secure city. So, when it comes to business setup in Dubai, certain businesses require external approval to conduct business activities.

What Are the Approvals Provided By SIRA?

The SIRA authorized body provides licenses for the following business categories:

  • Security Specification
  • Event Security Guard
  • Cash-In-Transit Guard
  • Security Guard
  • CCTV Operator
  • Security Systems Engineer
  • Security Systems Technician
  • Security Consultant
  • Security Auditor
  • Security Manager
  • Security Trainer
  • Security Supervisor

How to Get SIRA Approval in Dubai With Ease?

Each business activity mentioned above requires different requirements of documents and provision of online submissions to get the final approval from SIRA on the trade license. Dealing with the complete process in-house can be quite a difficult process for you, as you would require an authorized body to help you get through the process with ease. So, the smart way is to have words with a professional business consultant who is an expert in this domain who will have in-depth knowledge about the UAE’s legal proceedings.

With Emtech’s assistance, the procedures are quite simple and straightforward, as we will be taking care of the entire process for you. As you approach us, we will help you with all the necessary documentation and take you through the end-to-end process for your SIRA approval.

Why Should You Hire Professional Experts?

If you are planning to start a business in Dubai, then you should begin by hiring professional experts who will provide you with the following benefits:

  • Accurate planning and streamlining the necessary steps
  • Easy Execution and secure company formation process
  • Expert’s guidance at each step
  • Customized solutions for you according to your business needs.
  • In-depth delivery and on-time delivery reports.

At Emtech, we provide ICT, ELV Solutions and Security systems since 1993 and we have been dealing with multiple businesses ranging from entrepreneurs to well-established companies in the UAE. Our well-experienced business experts will take care of your IT business requirements and will also help you to obtain hassle-free SIRA Approval for your business in UAE.


  1. Required approvals for cctv installation and maintenance. I have Technical services company in Dubai.
    I want add new category of cctv installation on my license

  2. Dear all,

    what the Docs you need to get the SIRA Approval (Security Company) and can you tell me please the requirements?

    Appreciate your prompt reply.


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