NO OBJECTION CERTIFICATE

 
 
Issuance of No Objection Certificate (NOC)
To issue a letter to the Department of Economic Development for obtaining License to perform customs broker activities.
1. Client shall fill in the request form through Dubai Trade Portal www.dubaitrade.ae (This link will open an external website in a new window)
2. Client shall submit the required documents.
3. New NOC issuance fees of AED 500 shall be collected.
4. The NOC Approval shall be given online through Department of Economics Development system.
5. Documents shall be stored in the company’s record.
 
Required Documents:
• Client shall submit a request through Dubai Trade Portal www.dubaitrade.ae (This link will open an external website in a new window), and upload the following documents:
• Passport copies of all partners (visa copy & the file number of the U.A.E. national partner).
• A copy of company’s name reservation.
• A copy of the company’s articles of association.
• An employment letter of the U.A.E. national partner.
• A bank or cash guarantee of AED 50,000.
• An undertaking letter signed by the U.A.E. national partner.
 
NOC for Renewing / Adding Activity
Client shall approach the Department of Economic Development for renewing license, or adding activity.
 
NOC for Adding Partners
1. Client shall submit a request for adding partners through Dubai Trade Portal www.dubaitrade.ae (This link will open an external website in a new window),  and upload the following documents:
• A copy of the trade license.
• The new Partners’ passports copies.
• A copy of the contract concluded in relation to  the new partners addition.
 
NOC for Opening a Branch
1. Client shall submit a request for opening a branch through Dubai Trade Portal “www.dubaitrade.ae” (This link will open an external website in a new window), and upload the following documents:
• Passport copies of all partners (visa copy & the file number of the U.A.E. national partner).
• A copy of company’s name reservation.
• A copy of the company’s articles of association.
• A bank or cash guarantee of AED 50,000, which has been deposited for the mother company.
• An undertaking letter signed by the U.A.E. national partner.
 
NOC for Changing the Owner
1. Client shall submit a request through Dubai Trade Portal “www.dubaitrade.ae” (This link will open an external website in a new window which may be in another language), and upload the following documents
• A copy of the trade license.
• A copy of new owner’s passport.
• A copy of the sale contract.
• A letter from the old owner to transfer the guarantee.
• An undertaking letter signed by the new owner.
• An employment letter for the new U.A.E. national Partner.
 
 Release of the Bank Guarantee Relating to Customs Broker Activity:
• All cancellation documents issued by the Department of Economic Development shall be submitted, or activity shall be changed.
• An announcement shall be published for 10 days from request date.
• Bank Guarantee shall be collected by the license owner or the authorized person.
 
Required Documents:
• A proof of trade license cancellation or the changed marine activities issued by the concerned authority.
• A letter from the U.A.E. national partner demanding the release of the bank guarantee (specifying the name of the person collecting the original guarantee).
• Submission of all Customs Representative Cards and settlement of all dues (Fees & charges) on the company.
• A passport copy of the UAE national sponsor.
• A copy of the bank guarantee.