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Issuing Theory Test Invigilator Permit

This service enables you to apply for a theory test invigilator permit to be used in the test halls of the driving institutes.


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.


Employees or trainers nominated by their institutes are eligible to apply for this service.

Required documents

  1. Letter from the company or the institute to apply for this service
  2. Emirates ID
  3. Copy of the passport + valid residence visa
  4. 1 personal photograph


Theory test invigilator permit.

Service fees

This service is free.


6 months from the permit issuance date.

Average processing time

Service centre: 10 minutes.

Ways to apply


Through Service Centre:

  • The customer presents the required documents at RTA's main office
  • The customer receives the permit.

Terms and conditions

  • The valid residence visa of the employee or the trainer must be sponsored by the driving institute.


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