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Applying For A Permit to Utilise The Pavement Or Part Of The Road By Restaurants And Coffee Shops Only

This service enables you to use part of the pavement to put tables, chairs and grilling machines in accordance with the rules and regulations adopted by the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in order to ensure the smooth movement of pedestrians and provide sufficient space for walking.

Eligibility

Restaurant and coffee shop owners are eligible to apply for this service.

Required documents

  1. Copy of a valid tenancy agreement approved by Ejari
  2. Needed space

Output

Permit to utilise the pavement or part of the road by restaurants and coffee shops only.

Service fees

  • 200 AED to issue or renew a utilisation permit along with the value of the permit in accordance with the formula adopted by the Roads and Transport Authority
  • 10,000 insurance fees.

Validity

1 year.

Average processing time

  • Centre: 10 minutes.

Ways to apply

Process

Through centre:

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

Terms and conditions

  • The customer must leave a space of at least 2m for the movement of pedestrians
  • The customer must make sure that flower and plant containers are not anchored to the pavement and their space does not exceed 1m
  • The customer must make sure that sunshades are not anchored to the pavement, do not cover all the utilised area and maintain the overall aesthetic appearance
  • The customer must make sure that chairs and sunshades will not block the view of drivers and will not affect the general safety of pedestrians
  • The customer is not allowed to use rugs to cover the utilised area
  • The customer is not allowed to install concrete columns that are higher than 1m and is also not allowed to install lampposts unless in certain ways specified by concerned departments so not to be reflective or have any influence on the traffic safety
  • The customer is not allowed to install televisions or any over screening machines in the utilised area on the pavement or in any other place that might affect the traffic safety
  • The customer is not allowed to place statues or sculptures in a way that affects the movement of pedestrians.

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