Dubai Government will reduce license fees

His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai issued orders to Dubai Government departments to reduce some of the government fees relating to business activities by 20 to 30 per cent while freezing the rest.

These include the fees for:
  • Issuing and renewing trade and professional licences
  • Issuing licences for sales and promotional campaigns
  • Issuing property ownership certificate
  • Registering rent-to-own contracts.
  • Extending mortgage repayment tenure
  • Termination of rent-to–own contracts
  • Evaluating buildings without land
  • Improving services
  • License for transforming building into hotels or hotel apartments.
  • Building modification
  • Analyzing food samples
  • Engineering tests
  • Vocational testing
  • Yearly licensing for food related activities
  • Utilizing areas allocated for desert tourism sanctuaries