Issue a Plant Nursery License

Service Time

3 Working days

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Service Description

A license is obtained for the production of seedlings of vegetables, fruit, forest, shade plants and ornamentals within the country valid for one year from the date of issue

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. E - Payment
  3. Review the application and complete the procedures electronically
  4. Inspection visit
  5. Issuing the license electronically

Service Fees

1500 AED to request for issuance or annual renewal of a license approval to establish a nursery
200 AED to request for analysis of a water soil or plant sample
200 AED to request for analysis of a water soil or plant sample

Required Documents

  • Commercial license or professional license or trade name or preliminary approval issued by the competent local authority
  • Nursery map showing the area and location
  • Copy of a valid lease site activity or proof of ownership of the site 

Terms and Conditions

  1. The area of the nursery should not be less than 2 dunums.
  2. The location of the nursery should be close to the roads
  3. Availability of basic facilities such as office room, storeroom and toilet
  4. The nursery soil should be suitable for cultivation and free from soil pests
  5. The irrigation water in the nursery should be suitable for irrigation of cultivated plants
  6. The presence of an agricultural engineer or agricultural technician with agricultural activities license (for more information about agricultural activities license please see the link: