DON’T GET FINED
In order to apply for a filming permit, you must have a valid United Arab Emirates production trade license. Any individuals, companies or entities that do not have a valid UAE production trade license can either apply to obtain a license or partner with a UAE-licensed production company to obtain a filming permit.
Failing to comply could land you with a fine or even a prison sentence.
25,000 AED Fine:
Filming without permission
15,000 AED Fine:
Filming without location permission
25,000 AED Fine:
Filming for different activities than mentioned in the permit
20,000 AED Fine:
Member of the production house not present on set
Damage to property, littering, blocking pathways or roads without permission, building sets or structures without permission and filming aerial without permission from the concerned parties
DUBAI ONLINE FILM PERMIT
Apply with Red Monkey Productions an authorised production partner
Complete this application form below: Once the form has been submitted, we will contact you within one working day with further instructions. To fast track your application, please call us direct +971526083828
NB: Dubai Film & TV Commission Lead Time: 24 Hours
DUBAI: FEES & PAYMENTS
AED 500 Dubai Film and TV Commission single application processing Fee (non-refundable)
A single application includes permit requests for multiple days and locations.
AED 2,500 Public Location Fee - Up to 3 - 30 days
For private locations, the fee will range from no charge to a maximum charge of 25,000
AED 500 Red Monkey facility fee
AED 1,000 p/d for the first 3 days then discounted - Red Monkey representative present on set.
REPRESENTATIVE DISCOUNT RATE:
1 - 3 Days AED1,000 p/d
1 Day free out of 5 days booked
2 Days free out of 7 days booked
3 Days free out of 9 days booked
4 Days free out of 11 days booked
5 Days free out of 13 days booked
6 Days free out of 15 days booked
Continued up to 30 days only