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Replacing A Lost Or Damaged Driving Instructor Permit

This service enables you to replace a lost or damaged driving instructor permit.


Reference to the UAE Cabinet Decision (30) of 2017 on traffic and traffic safety services, the fees of driving licenses and vehicles are changed. For more information please visit or contact RTA call centre on the following number: 8009090.


Trainers who already have permits are eligible to apply for this service.

Required documents

  1. Letter from the driving institute to replace the lost or damaged permit
  2. Damaged permit or copy of the lost permit
  3. 1 personal photograph
  4. Emirates ID


Driving instructor permit.

Service fees

  • 200 AED service fee
  • +20 AED knowledge and innovation fees.


Depends on the remaining validity period of the original instructor permit.

Average processing time

  • Service centre: 10 minutes.

Ways to apply


Through Service Centre:
  • The customer presents the required documents at the service centre
  • The customer is required to settle the service fees
  • The customer receives the permit.

Terms and conditions

  • The customer's traffic file must be clear from all fines
  • The customer must issue a 2-month temporary permit if the required documents are not complete
  • The customer's permit must be valid.


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