Service Name

Event Permit

Event Permit

Description This service allows customers to obtain a Permit for a planned/upcoming event within DDA Jurisdiction (limited to Free zones areas - TECOM areas only)


Requester Contractor
Service Deliverables Event Permit
Service Request Channels
  • Online
  • Customer Service Center at Dubai Studio City - Commercial Building 1 - Ground Floor
Service Hours
  • Online: 24/7
  • Customer Service Centre:

     Monday to Thursday from 7:30 am to 2:30 pm.

     Friday from 7:30 am to 12 pm.

Estimated Time to Deliver 3 Working Days
Service Fees
  • Non-Commercial Event Permit - An event/activity without marketable or commercial objective and emphasis. (e.g_ National day celebrations, Government sponsored events, Events supporting special causes, volunteering activities, etc.): AED 500 + Structural Fees AED 1,000 (if applicable)
  • Commercial Event Permit: AED 5,000 + Structural Fees AED 1,000 (if applicable)

An additional fee of AED 10 as “Knowledge Dirham” and AED 10 as “Innovation Dirham” is applicable per transaction

Required Documents
  • Event Permit Request (in case of applying through customer service center)
  • Event Permit for (Commercial or Non-Commercial) & (Structural & Non-Structural):
  • Detailed layout showing location of all stages and other facilities (soft copy)
  • NOC from Master Developer
  • NOC from relevant Authorities
  • Event Agenda
  • Event Organiser Trade license
  • Emergency & Evacuation Plan
  • Applicable only for (Commercial or Non-Commercial) and (Structural) Event:
  • Soft copy of Structural drawings stamped by specialized contractor (in DWF format; applicable for events where temporary construction is involved)
  • Structural Calculations & Structural Model
  • Event Involving Temporary Structure(s): Risk Assessment, HSE Plan and Risk Compliance method statement covering all activities (for all stages mobilization, operation and dismantling)
Notes Advertising Permit application should be submitted in case of using outdoor Advertising – e.g. directional signage, banners, flags etc.)