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Apply for a Permit to Work as a Taxi Driver

This service enables you to issue a new permit to work as a taxi driver.

Drivers of franchise companies are eligible to apply for this service.
Required documents
  1. Letter from the company
  2. Medical fitness test
  3. Clear criminal record certificate
  4. Copy of the driving license issued in the United Arab Emirates
Service fees
  • 200 AED permit fees
  • +20 AED Knowledge and Innovation fees.
Process time
  • Website: 1 working day
  • Customer happiness centres: 5 minutes.
Customer Happiness Centres


Through website

  • The customer logs in using the username and password
  • The customer chooses the service and uploads the required documents
  • The customer is required to settle the fees by credit card
  • The customer chooses the suitable time to receive the permit from the centre.

Through customer happiness centres

  • The customer presents the required documents at the centre
  • The customer is required to settle the fees
  • The customer receives the permit from the centre.
Average waiting time
  • Website: instantly
  • Centre: 10 minutes.

1 year.

What you will get

Permit to work as a taxi driver.

Terms and conditions
  • The driver’s age must not be less than 21 years and not more than 65 years
  • The profession on the residence visa must be “driver”
  • The customer must pass a 22-day training course
  • The customer must pass the evaluation test after the training.

This service has no FAQs.

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