Issue a license to establish an aquaculture production farm

  • Service Code D2-2-WRA-29-FW
  • Number of Users
    31 Companies
    4 Individuals
  • Number of Transaction
    35 Companies
    4 Individuals
  • Target Audience
  • Service Channels

Service Time

3 Working days

Customer Happiness Centers

Call Center


User manual

Service Description

Through this service aquaculture license is issued for the establishment and operation of an aquaculture farm valid for one years from the issuance date

Service Procedures

To apply for a service over any of the service channels, you should register in the digital services system From here

  1. Fill out the e-form
  2. Electronic payment of the fees
  3. Review the application and complete the procedures electronically
  4. Inspection
  5. Issuing the required license

Service Fees

500 AED issuance or annual renewal of license approval to establish an aquaculture production farm

Required Documents

  • Copy of valid trade license or approval of trade name from the local competent authorities
  • Environmental license or approval from the environmental competent authority

Terms and Conditions

The applicant must comply with the following:

  1. Provide an appropriate storage for fish feed which meets hygiene and safety requirements
  2. Keep a record of veterinary treatments used
  3. Do not release cultured species in the marine environment without the Ministry’s approval
  4. Do not dump any liquid discharges from the farm into the environment
  5. Dispose of plastic, paper, and other waste of aquaculture farms in the appropriate locations
  6. Comply with the health requirements specified by the competent authority