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Registering (Activating) Salik Tag

This service enables you to register the purchased Salik ( tag and create a new account. If you already have an account, you can add a tag and a vehicle to the account.


All individual customers and companies are eligible to apply for this service.

Required documents

  1. Salik ( tag number (printed on the back of your Salik ( tag
  2. Mobile number (the number should be the same as that listed on your Salik ( purchase application form. It will be used for all Salik-related information)
  3. Traffic file number (printed on the vehicle registration card)
  4. Date of purchase of Salik ( tag


Activation of Salik ( tag.

Service fees

  • This service is free.



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Average processing time

  • Website and mobile application: instantly
  • Service centre and call centre: 10 minutes.

Ways to apply


Through Salik website and mobile application:

  • The customer fills in the required details
  • The customer uploads the scanned required documents
  • After the successful activation of the tag, the customer can easily make the desired amendments to the vehicle.

Through Service centres:

Through Salik call centre:

  • The customer contacts the call centre on the following number: 80072545
  • The customer follows the voice instructions
  • The customer provides the numbers of the tags and the details of the required documents
  • The Salik ( tag is activated.

Terms and conditions

  • The customer must complete all the required steps until receiving a notification that the transaction is successfully completed
  • If the customer has more than 1 Salik ( tag, he must use any of them to complete the registration and create a new Salik tag
  • After receiving the number of the created Salik ( tag and the pin code, the customer must create an electronic account that enables him to add all other tags and to benefit from the other services
  • Only UAE vehicles can be registered online. If the customer has a vehicle from another country, the tag will be registered through the purchase application form. The vehicle will be added and the tag will be activated within 10 working days after purchasing the tag.
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