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Apply for a Road Closure Permit for a Public Event

This service enables you to obtain a permit to close roads in Dubai to organise a public event, in cooperation with the Event's Security Committee. The permit doesn't allow road closure for any other purpose, such as tent installation for the public, or contracting works in the ROW, or road projects.

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Governmental authorities and private companies are eligible to apply for this service.
Required documents
  1. Detailed layout showing as existing conditions with the roads requested to be closed, alternative roads, and traffic diversions as per Dubai Work Zone Traffic Management manual approved in Dubai, considering all safety measures.
  2. NOC from all concerned parties (depending on the parties participating in the event organisation).
  3. Approval from Dubai Sports Council for sports events.
Service fees
  • 200 AED
  • +20 AED Knowledge and Innovation fees.
Process time
  • 7 working days (the process time might be longer in case other approvals are required and based on the customer's responsiveness to the service requirements).
  1. The customer logs in using his username and password or UAE Pass.
  2. The customer selects New Permits from the left side menu.
  3. The customer clicks Permit Type selects the application type as per the required permit and scope of work.
  4. The customer selects the Sub-type of the application.
  5. The customer enters the duration and a clear description of the work as per the scope of work.
  6. The customer fills in his information.
  7. The customer marks the proposed work location on the map.
  8. The customer enters the contractor's contact information for technical discussion, if required.
  9. The customer enters the project information.
  10. The customer uploads the required documents.
  11. The customer clicks Submit to generate the application number.
  12. The customer receives the approval on the application after its successful review by RTA Engineer in coordination with the relevant internal departments.
  13. The customer settles the required fees and downloads the permit and approved drawings from the application page.
  14. To renew, the customer clicks on Renew in the dashboard then enters the duration and the description of the work and pays the new permit issuance fee.
Average waiting time
  • Instantly.

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

What you will get

Road Closure Permit for a Public Event

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