Apply for a Dubai holiday home permit

Before you can Airbnb your Dubai Holiday Rental, you need a Holiday Home Permit.

All holiday apartments and villas in Dubai must be registered and approved by DET prior to listing on Dubai Vacation Homes.

You can apply directly for your permit, or our owner’s onboarding team can apply for your Dubai holiday home permit.

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How to get a Holiday Home Permit for Airbnb in Dubai

Most frequent questions and answers on applying for a Holiday Home Permit in Dubai

What Document Will We Require To Apply For Your Dubai Holiday Home Permit ?

Title deed or sales purchase agreement copy and payment completion certificate, signed passport copy or Emirates ID of the landlord, trade license copy if the unit ‘landlord’ is a company, Emirates ID or passport copy of the authorised signatory, property management letter as per downloadable template, recent Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA) bill, tenancy contract for individual tenant

How Long Will It Take To Approve My Dubai Holiday Home Permit Registration ?

Once registration is reviewed and approved, individual owners will be sent a payment link within one business day. The registration will become active once payment is confirmed. As Dubai Vacation Homes is a professional operator if we apply for your permit, it will be active on our account within one business day of registration.

How Much Does It Cost For A Holiday Home Permit In Dubai ?

The DET imposes a one-time application fee of AED 1,500, in addition to an AED 10 knowledge fee and AED 10 innovation fee.

The Permit is renewal every 12 months

How Long Is The Validity Period For A Dubai Holiday Home Permit ?

A Dubai holiday homes permit is issued for a minimum of three months and a maximum of 12 months.

Permit fees are irrespective of the validity period.

Can I have more than one property Management company?

No, you can only have one registered Holiday Home Premit , which is register to property management company, or a owner.

Can Dubai Holiday Homes Managers Get My Holiday Home Permit ?

Yes, the Dubai Holiday Homes Managers owner’s team can process your Holiday Home Permit application on your behalf. Contact us

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