Issuing marine operations permits in Dubai waters.
Monitoring and issuing marine operations permits, including coastal or marine projects, to ensure compliance with marine safety and environment protection requirements, and consistency with maritime rules applicable in the region, in general and UAE, in particular.
Construction and property development companies specialising in coastal and marine projects.
Depending upon the project validity of the permit shall be Maximum one year.
The permit includes all coastal or marine construction and contracting projects in Dubai waters.
Stages of Permit Issuance
After completing all requirements, coastal or marine project construction permit shall be issued in two stages as follows:
First Stage: request assessment
Second Stage: permit issuance
After reviewing all required documents, the coastal or marine project construction permit will be issued while ensuring absolute compliance with DMCA rules who reserves its rights to reject the application in case the concerned party fails to meet the requirements. Additionally, DMCA inspectors shall have the right to visit the site in order to ensure its compliance with safety standards and marine rules.
Type of Request
Issuing a Marine Craft Race/ Procession Participation or any Maritime Activity Permit
AED 1,000 for each operation
Payment can be made either in card or through the banking network for foreign establishments/ companies at DMCA Customer Service Centers or through online payment
From Sunday to Thursday 08:00 am till 01:00 pm
The service is not available during official holidays determined by the country.
3 working days.
All our customers’ inquiries shall be handled at the same time, or within a period that does not exceed (48) hours in case the request is needed to be addressed to another division.
Customer shall contact DMCA call center through:
Customer shall apply for any suggestion or complain through: