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Vehicle Online Selling Agreement

This service enables you to perform an online selling agreement in Dubai.

All individual customers and pre-owned vehicle dealerships are eligible to apply for this service.
Required documents


  1. Original Emirates ID of both parties (buyer and seller)
  2. GCC visitors: Valid passport
  3. Arab visitors: Copy of the passport + valid visa
  4. Vehicle ownership in case of a registered vehicle, vehicle transfer certificate/export certificate/customs certificate.


  1. Endorsement of signatures or a notarised power of attorney in the name of the dealership authorising the sale of the vehicle
  2. Vehicle electronic insurance in the name of the company in case of registration.
Service fees
  • 20 AED to be paid by the dealerships to RTA through e-wallet account or credit card.
Process time
  • 5 minutes.
RTA Authorised Showrooms
  • Showrooms accredited by RTA
  • The customer heads to one of the showrooms accredited by RTA.
  • The customer presents the required documents.
  • The customer prints the agreement from RTA website.
Average waiting time

14 days.

What you will get

Selling certificate.

Terms and conditions
  • The Presence of the vehicle owner or his legal representative through a power of attorney stipulating the “sale and disposal of vehicles”.
  • The customer must perform any licensing transaction within 14 days to prevent any penalties and fines.
  • The customer must pay all traffic fines (Dubai and other emirates fines) before receiving this service.
  • If the vehicle was mortgaged, the customer must apply online and release the mortgage before receiving this service.
  • Question 1: What is electronic selling agreement?

Answer 1: An electronic selling agreement is a contract between two parties in the authorised showrooms. It is an alternative transaction for the traditional selling agreement.

  • Question 2: What will happen to the traditional selling agreement?

Answer 2: It will be cancelled and will not be accepted in service centres.

  • Question 3: What are the characteristics of the electronic selling agreement?

Answer 3:

    • It guarantees the rights of the seller and the buyer.
    • It protects the seller from transferring the ownership of vehicle or his plate without his knowledge since the transaction requires the presence of both parties when performing the transaction. It also requires checking the details of their emirates IDs through the card reader.
    • The seller has no right to use the vehicle after performing the electronic selling agreement.
    • It activates the role of using the Emirates ID as one of the most important documents in the UAE.
    • Keeping records of the vehicle or plate ownership transfer, especially when querying about the previous transactions for the vehicle or the plate.
    • It gives access to records and statistics performed in the showroom, which wasn't possible with paper agreements.
    • Automatic cancellation of the selling agreement in case it was expired and the buyer did not complete the transaction.
    • Registering the traffic fines (Dubai or other emirates' fines) under the buyer's name from the day he signs the electronic agreement.
  • Question 4: Is there a smart card reader provided to showrooms?

Answer 4: Yes, all authorised showrooms are provided with a smart card reader.

  • Question 5: Will the showrooms get trained on how to use the system?

Answer 5: Yes, RTA will hold a workshop after signing the agreement with the showrooms

  • Question 6: What is the geographic scope of the electronic selling agreement?

Answer 6: It can be used in Dubai only.

  • Question 7: Can the transaction be done between individuals?

Answer 7: Yes, it can be done between individuals.

  • Question 8: Can the transaction be done between the showroom and individuals and the opposite?

Answer 8: Yes, it can be done between showrooms and individuals and the opposite.

  • Question 9: Can the transaction be done between the showroom and companies and the opposite?

Answer 9: Yes, it can be done between showrooms and companies and the opposite, only if the vehicle is owned by the showroom.

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