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Applying For Access-Footpath (Modification/Construction)

This service enables you to obtain a permit for sidewalk modification for the entry/exit.


Contractors are eligible to apply for this service.

Required documents

  1. Covering letter showing details of land use from the consultant and Traffic Impact study approval is required (excluding private villas)
  2. Covering letter showing the description of the required works
  3. Engineering plan of the required temporary entry/exit showing the surrounding roads
  4. Company's trade License (Dubai only)
  5. Dubai Municipality affection plan showing the surrounding roads
  6. Photographs of the location from all sides showing the road network
  7. Copy of old permits in case of renewal
  8. Building permit or completion certificate
  9. Construction and demolition permit from e-services
  10. Certified plan from Dubai Municipality
  11. Construction E-NOC (excluding villas).


Permit for temporary entries and exits – altering the height of the pavement.

Service fees

  • 100 AED permit fees.


The validity varies according to the condition and the type of the request.

Average processing time

  • Service Centre: 10 minutes.

    Ways to apply


    Through service centre:

    • The customer submits the required documents
    • The customer is required to settle the fees
    • The customer receives the permit.

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