Registration of Co-Occupants under the New Dubai Rule for Tenants

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New Dubai Rule for Tenants

How to Use the Dubai REST App to Complete the Registration Process

Residents of the emirate have been given two weeks to register the people they are sharing their homes with. Whether they are owned or rented, according to the housing department. DLD announced the registration of co-occupants in owned and leased properties to all owners, developers, property management firms, and tenants.

All developers, owners, property management companies, and tenants must complete an eight-step process. Which includes adding personal information and an Emirates ID, to complete the registration. Co-occupant information will be automatically updated on the tenancy contract after registration. Each resident of a house can use an Ejari contract as identification by registering all the occupants.

According to a DLD circular, registration have to complete in a maximum of two weeks to immediate effect. In addition, you can do it via the Dubai REST app. What to know about the new signup process is as follows:

Whom Is The Rule Intended For?

All owners, developers, property management firms, and tenants are subject to the rules.

What Information About Roommates Needs To Enter Into The App?

In Dubai, some tenants & homeowners have already started receiving instructions on how to sign up co-occupant information from the owners or developers of their properties.

Tenants and homeowners must upload the names, Emirates IDs, and dates of birth of all co-occupants on the application, as per information made accessible on the Dubai REST app. After entering their information, applicants must select “verify.” All family members residing on the property must have their data entered. DLD did not say that information about live-in-house must enter.

How Do Residents Enter Information About Co-Occupants?

Residents using the Dubai REST app can register co-occupants.

Is There A Fine If I Do Not Submit My Application By The Two-Week Deadline?

Details of possible sanctions for missing the two-week deadline to register co-occupants not disclosed by DLD.

What Actions Do They Need To Take To Register?

  • Open the Dubai REST App and enter your login information. If you are a first-time user, kindly register.
  • To gain quick access, select the role of “individual” and log in with UAE PASS.
  • Use the UAE PASS app to verify your identity.
  • Choose the property in which you are a tenant or owner from the dashboard.
  • To continue, select manage co-occupants.
  • To add additional occupants to the home that you are a tenant of, choose “add more.”
  • Enter the co-Emirates occupant’s ID & date of birth, then click “verify.”
  • Include any family members or roommates who reside on the property. Select the delete icon and then submit to remove a co-occupant.

What Is An Ejari Number Or Contract?

Arabic for “my rent” is Ejari. It is necessary to register your tenancy agreement. The Real Estate Regulatory Agency (Rera), the DLD’s regulatory branch, established Ejari. With the goal of making Dubai’s rental market one of the most transparent in the world.

How Is Ejari Put To Use?

Only the most fundamental agreement specifics need to enter during the straightforward registration process through Ejari. Which requires little technical expertise. These comprise information about the property, the name of the rental agency, and the terms of the contract.

Contracts get a special barcode after registration and entry into the system. Which serves as a reference for it for the duration of the contract. RERA will keep a contract copy and update the register as necessary.

How Can I Sign Up For Ejari?

Through the Ejari app, one can sign up for Ejari. You will have to pay DH 220 in a typing center and DH 195 on the mobile application to register the tenancy contract with Ejari. Applications must upload all supporting materials, which may include:

  • Passport copy
  • UAE visa
  • Tenancy contract
  • Emirates ID
  • Receipt of Dewa Connection or Recent Dewa Bill
  • Title Deed of Rented Property

After uploading all required documents and paying a Dh195 processing fee, the applicant will receive an email with a registered agreement and the Ejari certificate within six hours. Ejari registration services are also available at typing facilities in Oud Metha, Port Saeed, Al Manara Centre, Al Barsha Mall, or Zabeel.

Bottom Line

In this article, I explained each step thoroughly about the new Dubai rule for tenants. In addition, I wrote about how to register in the Dubai REST app easily. Now, you have just two weeks to register for immediate effect. You can do it manually as well. However, the Dubai REST app will be the perfect option. However, this DLD new announcement is applicable to all owners, developers, Dubai property management companies, and tenants in Dubai. Your Ejari contract, Emirate ID, personal info, and all are a total of eight-step easy processes involved in this registration purpose. So, if you want to know more, or have any queries regarding new Dubai rules for tenants or the Dubai REST app then let us know in the comment section. We will get in touch soon.

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