Following are some of the fees collected by local governments in the UAE.
Abu Dhabi Government passed Law No. 17 of 2017 to collect road tolls in the emirate. Department of Transport will be responsible for collecting the toll from vehicle owners that pass through the tolled areas.
Dubai government collects a road toll of AED 4 when vehicles including taxis pass through the toll gates. Toll is collected through RFID.
Dubai Government levies knowledge fee of AED 10 on every transaction. Such amount is used to support educational and cultural projects.
Dubai Government levies innovation fee of AED 10 on every transaction. This amount goes to Dubai Future Foundation to boost the emirate’s innovation environment.
Dubai Government levies housing fees which is equivalent to 5 per cent of the rent as per the rent contract.
Updated on 04 Mar 2018