Registration requirements and fees
Are there any registration requirements, or any fees/taxes payable?
United Arab Emirates - Dubai
A permit must be obtained from the DED for all types of prize promotion campaigns.
Fees / Taxes Payable
Fees vary according to campaign details (prize value, number of sites etc.) and to whether it is related to draws or to instant prizes. A list of fees is provided by the DED for certain standard campaigns. For other types of campaigns, the DED will decide on the fees payable after reviewing the details of the specific campaign.
Please find the list of fees for certain standard campaigns in the Guidebook (pp.19 and 20) here.
Any tax implications in relation to prize promotions should be confirmed directly with specialist tax advisors.