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Public services in the right of way

This services enables you to request a study for the traffic needs, requests, deficiencies, complaints and suggestions submitted by individuals (such as hatching a parking space, altering a sidewalk or a traffic sign, closing a rail or a road for a social event, etc.). It also enables you to submit a traffic recommendation to the executing parties such as the Maintenance Department, and to issue permits to close the road for social events.


Citizens 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. Copy of company’s Trade License if requested(Dubai only)
  3. Copy of approved Ground Floor drawing from Dubai Municipality showing access
  4. Copy of DM Affection Plan
  5. Copy of DM Building permit and Completion certificate for construction sites applications
  6. Copy of Emirates ID
  7. Copy of passport
  8. Pictures of the work zone (with the date)


Permit for the requested service.

Service fees

  • This service is free.


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 receives the permit.

Terms and conditions

  • The consultant or contractor must be present in person.


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