Tuesday, March 5, 2024

Upto 10,000 Dirhams Fine in Dubai? 13 Parking Offences, Penalties, You Need to Know!


If you’ve ever received a parking fine in Dubai and wondered why, it might be due to strict parking rules enforced by the Road and Transport Authority. Violating these rules can lead to fines, and it’s crucial to be aware of them to avoid unnecessary charges.

Here’s a list of parking fines in Dubai, though keep in mind that this may not cover all fines, and enforcement criteria can change:

Violation DescriptionFine Amount (in Dh)
Non-payment of parking fees, or ticket is not visible150
Exceeding parking time100
Exceeding maximum parking hours100
Obstruction/Misuse of parking facility200
Vehicle crossing the sidewalk or standing on it200
Use forbidden parking200
Parking a vehicle without a plate number1,000
Unauthorized usage of people of determination parking, or using an expired permit, or a permit not clearly visible1,000
Parking a vehicle in reserved parking, or not showing a permit1,000
Car demonstration for sale or rent on a restricted area1,000
Implementing parking umbrella without a permit1,000
Harmed or damaged parking, ticket machines or zone plates1,000
Removing parking, ticket machines or zone plates without a permit10,000

There are fines specified by UAE federal traffic laws:

Violation DescriptionFine Amount (in Dh)Black Points (if applicable)
Improper parking500
Parking behind vehicles and blocking their movement500
Parking without securing the vehicle500
Parking vehicles on pavements400
Stopping a vehicle in a way that blocks pedestrians’ movement400
Parking in front of fire hydrants1,0006
Parking in spaces allocated for people with special needs1,0006
Stopping in the middle of the road without a reason1,0006
Stopping in the yellow box junction500
Stopping the vehicle in prohibited areas on the left road shoulder on public roads1,000

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