Change Fishing Method

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1 Working day

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Abu Dhabi
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Abu Dhabi

Unified Marine License Center - Abu Dhabi

Address: Free Port, Abu Dhabi

Working Days: Monday to Thursday: 07:30 - 15:30 / Friday: 07:30 - 12:00 |

Telephone: 8003050

Email: info@moccae.gov.ae

longitude: 54.361940

latitude:24.515680

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Dubai
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Dubai

Al Hamriya Center for Fishing Boats Registration

Address: Al Mamzar Area - Al Khaleej St, Dubai

Working Days: Monday to Thursday: 07:30 - 15:30 / Friday: 07:30 - 12:00 |

Telephone: 8003050

Email: info@moccae.gov.ae

longitude: 55.338670

latitude:25.308620

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Umm Suqaim Unified Center for Marine License

Address: Umm Suqaim 1, Dubai

Working Days: Monday to Thursday: 07:30 - 15:30 / Friday: 07:30 - 12:00 |

Telephone: 8003050

Email: info@moccae.gov.ae

longitude: 55.216630

latitude:25.173940

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Sharjah
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Sharjah

Kalba'a Center for Fishing Boats Registration

Address: Kalbaa Area, Sharjah

Working Days: Monday to Thursday: 07:30 - 15:30 / Friday: 07:30 - 12:00 |

Telephone: 8003050

Email: info@moccae.gov.ae

longitude: 56.3450173

latitude:25.059998

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Sharjah Center for Fishing Boats Registration

Address: Samnan Area - SHK Zayed St., Sharjah

Working Days: Monday to Thursday: 07:30 - 15:30 / Friday: 07:30 - 12:00 |

Telephone: 8003050

Email: info@moccae.gov.ae

longitude: 55.424223

latitude:25.343261

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Umm Al Quwain
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Umm Al Quwain

Umm Al Quwain Center for Fishing Boats Registration

Address: Al Cornish St , Umm Al Quwain

Working Days: Monday to Thursday: 07:30 - 15:30 / Friday: 07:30 - 12:00 |

Telephone: 8003050

Email: info@moccae.gov.ae

longitude: 55.580334

latitude:25.596458

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Ajman
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Ajman

Ajman Center for Fishing Boats Registration

Address: Al Rawda Area , Ajman

Working Days: Monday to Thursday: 07:30 - 15:30 / Friday: 07:30 - 12:00 |

Telephone: 8003050

Email: info@moccae.gov.ae

longitude: 55.498408

latitude:25.396792

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Ras Al Khaimah
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Ras Al Khaimah

Ras Al Khaimah Unified Center for Marine License

Address: Ras Al Khaimah Old Town - SHK Mohamed Bin Salem St., Ras Al Khaimah

Working Days: Monday to Thursday: 07:30 - 15:30 / Friday: 07:30 - 12:00 |

Telephone: 8003050

Email: info@moccae.gov.ae

longitude: 55.950238

latitude:25.806513

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Fujairah
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Fujairah

Diba Center for Fishing Boats Registration

Address: Dibba Al Fujairah - port Sampareed St., Fujairah

Working Days: Monday to Thursday: 07:30 - 15:30 / Friday: 07:30 - 12:00 |

Telephone: 8003050

Email: info@moccae.gov.ae

longitude: 56.292000

latitude:25.606750

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Service Description

This service allows fishers to change their fishing methods/gears in accordance with the relevant legislations. A boat license and a captain card will be issued with the same validity of the previous boat license and captain card.

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. Review the application and complete the procedures electronically
  3. Issue the boat license and captain card

Service Fees

None

Required Documents

  • None

Terms and Conditions

  1. Fishers are not permitted to combine Gargoors and Nets if they own more than one fishing boat
  2. Fishers are allowed to change their authorized fishing method set out in the fishing boat's license from Gargoors to Nets for Tarad boats only. The use of Nets is allowed during the seasons specified by the relevant Ministerial decrees.
  3. Fishers who use Al-Halaq method for nets are allowed to change the fishing method to Gargoors after the end of Al -Halaq season as specified by the relevant Ministerial decree.
  4. Any stricter requirements issued by the local authority on the classifications shall be taken into consideration.
  5. Fishing boat license must be valid.
  6. The previous fishing boat license, and the captain card, (the vice-captain card if applicable) should be submitted