Service Name

Zoning Exception

Zoning Exception

Description This is an exception-granting mechanism for typical zoning regulations, where the customer can submit for building exceptions


Requester Plot Owner, Consultant
Service Deliverables Building Exception Approval
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 10 Working Days
Service Fees
  • AED 3,000 per request
An additional fee of AED 10 as “Knowledge Dirham” and AED 10 as “Innovation Dirham” is applicable per transaction
Required Documents
  • Zoning Exception Application (In case of applying through customer service center)
  • Proposed drawings and supporting documents
  • Dubai Land Department Evaluation Certificate or Lease Agreement (if applicable)