Dubai: Announcing free parking

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, issued Council Resolution No. (18) of 2022 amending some provisions of Executive Council Resolution No. (5) of 2016 regarding the regulation of car parking in the Emirate of Dubai.

The decision stipulated the replacement of Article Six of Executive Council Resolution No. (5) of 2016 regarding the regulation of vehicle parking in the Emirate of Dubai and its amendments. The new text detailed the times for the parking fee in the emirate, as the fee is due in side parking and yard parking for a period of 14 hours, starting from Eight in the morning until 10 in the evening, all days of the week, except for Sundays and public holidays.

For multi-storey building parking, fees are due for 24 hours, seven days a week, and the maximum use of public parking is four continuous hours for side parking, 24 continuous hours for yard parking, and 30 continuous days for multi-storey building parking.

In accordance with the decision, the Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Roads and Transport Authority in Dubai may amend the times for entitlement to parking fees, reduce them, or not subject some people, places or times, according to the criteria that are adopted in this regard, provided that the decision is published in the Official Gazette, and by the date of its publication.