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About RTA

Dubai is one of the fastest growing cities in today's world, making the provision of high quality infrastructure facilities absolutely imperative. With that in mind, as well as the high priority allocated by the government of Dubai to the provision of an advanced transport network for the people of Dubai, RTA endeavours to improve the public transport facilities and develop roads across the emirate to make travel safer and smoother.

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Our mission is to develop and mange integrated and sustainable Roads and transportation systems at world - class level, and provide pioneered services to all stockholders for their happiness, and support Dubai's vision through shaping the future, preparing policies and legislation, adopting technologies and innovations, and implementing world - class practices and standards. RTA's Sustainability long term target is to achieve global pioneering levels in Roads & Transport sustainability.

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RTA's Board of Executive Directors is appointed by decrees from the Executive Council of the Emirate of Dubai. It is formed of the chairman and 11 board members who oversee RTA's intellectual, financial and technical affairs, and take the appropriate decisions and actions to achieve RTA's set goals and objectives.

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We are keen to provide a safe and flawless online processing and navigation experience that ensures protection for all RTA’s online related practices. Therefore, we adopt transparent and ideal standards and measures to realize both your satisfaction and our interests, while protecting the privacy rights of both sides of the business.

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RTA aims to achieve an excellent standard of services delivered according to the best international practices in the field of customer service. We also endeavour to establish world-class standards to benchmark and measure the performance levels of our services.

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Established as one of the key authorities within the government, RTA has played an integral role in the overall development of Dubai, paving its way into becoming one of the smartest cities in the world. RTA has launched many projects showcasing great innovation and setting new benchmarks for other authorities to follow. From the development of smart kiosks and smart bus shelters, to the successful completion of the Dubai Water Canal project, RTA has taken Dubai to a new level of innovative building and development.

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How to pay parking using apps clips

Scan the code with your IOS 14 device camera

AppClip pop-up screen will appear click open

Input your vehicle plate number

select the parking duration 

select continue

Pay using Apple pay

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To ride an e-scooter safely follow the main safely obiglations 

Visually inspect the scooter

Wear a protective helmet 

Download on of the five operators apps

Use the scooter individually & Without any other passenger

Ride on the e-scooter on the e-scooter tracks and shared tracks

Rode the scooters in a way that doesn't obstruct the movement of vehicles on pedestrians

Adhere to the max speed 15-29 km/h

Ride in a way that doesn't endanger others

Leave an adequate safety distance

Park the e-Scooter in the parking lots

Adhering to these guidelines with insure your own and everyones safety

Here are our top safety guidelines for safer bike rides

Wear a protective helmet and custom clothing 

Make sure that the gear and brakes are well maintained

Check the tires and air pressure

Don't ride your bike in car parking spots

Adhere to the instructions on the information signs

Ensure that the road is clear before entering the track 

Ride the bike in the designated cycling tracks

Always ride in the direction of traffic, not the other way around

Adhere to the speed limit of the lane or cycling track

Use the right side of the road in all cases

Get off your bike while passing pedestrian crossing

Issue a and signal when switching lanes

Following these guidelines will ensure your own and others safety

With the UAE Pass in the Dubai Drive app

open the UAE Pass and log in with the unique digital signature

For Driving license renewal

Book a Car test appointment 

Link your salik account

Top up salik account

Activate your salik tag

Manage salik vehicle

View and create salik disputes & violations

View parking and saline transactions history 

Get and insurance refund certificate on selling your car

Buy a number plate

Happiness begins with Dubai Drive app

"Dubai Metro was once a dream

I was 10 years old when I visited London in 1959 with my father who insisted to see a train's cockpit

50 years later Dubai metro came true in 2009 

nothing is impossible in life if you can imagine it"

his highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Route 2020 project is the new 15 kilometer extension to Dubai Metro

with 11.8 KM above ground and 3.2 KM under ground.

The route will link Jable alley station with the expo 2020 site.

It features 7 stations, five elevated ones and two under ground with an overall project cost of 11 billion dirhams.

Route 2020 boasts of  the new Jumeirah golf estates station the biggest station on the entire Dubai metro network covering the area of 28500 square meters and accommodation approximately 250000 passengers daily. 

Route 2020 is part of Dubai's ambitious plan to extend its rail network to cover new areas with a 270000 population density and boost Dubai's economic growth creating new investment opportunities along the metro route all the way to the al maktoum international airport 

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Over here, please.

Alright, sir.

How much is the bill?

AED 50.

Thank you for using Dubai Taxi Corporation taxi - please be sure to take your valuable belongings and the journey receipt as you're leaving the taxi

Here you go.

Thank You!

I wish you a happy day.

To the airport, please.

AED 25, sir.

Okay, sorry just a minute.

Good morning, this is Abdul Rahman from the lost and found department. How may I help you?

I lost my wallet in Dubai Taxi.

May I have your full name please?

My name is Ahmed Mohammed Sami.

Can you give me the departure and arrival points of your trip?

From Al Garhoud to Downtown

How much was the fare?

The fare was AED 50.

And at what time did the trip end?

Around 1 O'clock.

Thank You, Ahmed, we will contact you soon. Thanks for contacting RTA, Have a good one.

The Taxi has been located at Dubai airport, Terminal 3.


Hello, this is this is Abdul Rahman, from the RTA call center. We received a report from a passenger about the loss of his wallet inside your taxi.

May you check your vehicle, please?

nothing, I searched everywhere. I did not find anything.

Is it possible to wait in the same place? One of the RTA inspectors will be there is 15 minutes.

The Taxi's CCTV cameras show that another passenger used the taxi and took the wallet.

The video is received and it will be sent to the command center for the action needed.

Ahmed, this is your wallet, check if anything is missing.

All is good, Thank You.

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Tech Taxi initiative

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Multiple payment options

Free "WiFi UAE"

Language Translation, Chat with your driver in your language

Manage your route and share your location

Currency conversion

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I am "Mahboub", your virtual assistant and guide at RTA

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I'll help you with all your RTA related queries

Vehicle renewal, Journey planner

Chat with me in English or Arabic 

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U Drive UAE logo - ekar logo - RTA logo

Register now through website or the App and begin driving today It is easy

All you need is Driving license, ID and Credit card

Drive now by using U Drive UAE app or ekar app

Book a car per minutes or hourly

Unlock the car using the App

Make sure the car is in a good condition

Enter the pin to start the car Drive round trip or One-way

You only pay for what you use No fuel cost No parking fees No insurance cost

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U Drive UAE logo - ekar logo - RTA logo

Find it, Rent it, Drive it

RTA mobile apps

RTA strives to make you happy. It aims to support Dubai’s transformation into a smart city and foster its strategic goals. To achieve that, RTA provides a fast and easy access to its services via smart applications designed to meet your needs.

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