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Apply for a Road Closure Permit for a Public Event

This service enables you to obtain a permit for closing roads in Dubai for any public event such as marathons or rallies or parades of all types, etc.

Governmental authorities and private companies are eligible to apply for this service.
Required documents
  1. Covering letter describing the details and duration of the required works addressed to the manager of RTA Right Of Way Services section
  2. Proper layout on a suitable scale showing as existing conditions with the proposed closure, alternative roads, and the traffic diversion as per Dubai WZTM manual, considering all safety measures as per RTA standards
  3. Copy of company’s trade licence (Dubai only)
  4. NOC from other concerned authorities
  5. Copy of old permits and drawings (in case of renewal).
Service fees
  • 200 AED permit fees.
  • Refundable deposit according to the area (if applicable)
  • +20 AED Knowledge and Innovation fees.
Process time
  • 3 working days.
RTA Departments
  • RTA Headquarter - Ground floor

Through RTA HQ

  • The customer submits the request at RTA HQ - Mail room - Ground floor.
  • RTA reviews the request and calls the customer for a meeting.
  • The customer settles the fees.
  • The customer receives the permit.
Average waiting time

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

What you will get

Permit to close a street for a public event.

Terms and conditions
  • The Inspection Department at the Right of Way has the right to issue a warning or a violation ticket against companies that use a part of the road without having a permit.

This service has no FAQs.

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