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Apply for Transferring a Driving License from Dubai to Another Emirate

This service enables you to apply for transferring a driving licence issued in the Emirate of Dubai to another emirate.

Individual customers , citizens and residents, are eligible to apply for this service.
Required documents
  1. Original valid Emirates ID.
Service fees
  • 200 AED to transfer the licence
  • + 20 AED Knowledge and Innovation fees.
Process time
  • 1 visit to the centre.
Customer Happiness Centres
Service Centres

Through customer happiness centres or service centres

  • The customer submits the required documents at the centre.
  • The customer settles the required fees.
  • An electronic copy of the receipt is sent to the e-mail registered in the system, and a text message is sent to the registered phone number with a link to download a copy of the transaction receipt.
  • The customer submits the original licence and receives the transfer certificate from the centre.
Average waiting time
  • 1 visit to Customer Happiness Centre.
  • 2 months.
What you will get

Driving licence transfer certificate.

Terms and conditions
  • Customer happiness centers where eye test is available: Customer Happiness Centre - Umm Ramool, Customer Happiness Centre - Al Manarah, Customer Happiness Centre - Al Towar, Customer Happiness Centre - Deira, Customer Happiness Centre - Al Barsha, Customer Happiness Centre - Al Kifaf
  • The customer must come in person to apply for this service.
  • Question 1: Will the issuance date of the transferred licence change?

Answer 1: The issuance date of the transferred driving licence remains the same as the original date specified by the other emirate.

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