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New Tenancy Contract

The aim of this service is to register the contractual process to lease a property between a lessor and a tenant. Either the lessor or the tenant can initiate a request for this service.

Required Documents

 Initiation by Lessor

  1. Application Form *
  2. Awqaf Approval to issue the contract
  3. Approval from the  Residential Privacy Committee
  4. Tenant Agent Authorization Letter
  5. Tenant Company Trade License
  6. Marriage certificate or work letter on case of public or private housing

 Initiation by Tenant

  1. Awqaf Approval to issue the contract
  2. Marriage certificate or work letter on case of public or private housing

* Mandatory Document

Fees

• For Residential Contracts: - Service fees for the contract duration is less than 4 years: 50 AED - Service fees for the contract duration is more than 4 years: 1% of the first year of the contract value - Contract Registration Fee By Tenant (for Industrial Lands owned and leased by the Government): 5% of the contract value - Annual Municipal Fee By Tenant (for the contracts on the units with Duplicated Premise numbers): 5% of the contract value • For Commercial and Industrial Contracts: No fees..

Service Flowchart

 Initiation by Lessor

 
1 Submit the Request
2 Municipality Approval(only in the cases mentioned below)
3 Pay the Fees
4 Issue the Tenancy Contract
5 Close the Request
 

In the following cases, the approval of the concerned municipality is required before the Tenancy Contract is issued: 1- Creating a contract of “industrial” or “commercial” type on a rental unit of type “residential”. 2 - Creating a contract of “residential” type without listing the names of occupants.


 Initiation by Tenant

1 Submit the Request by the Tenant
2 Lessor Approval
3 Pay the Fees and Issue Contract