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Compulsory Licensing Service

Registration of copyrights covered by contracts of companies and establishments exercising the activity of importation and distribution of intellectual works

Service Fees

  • Copying license (AED 750)         
  • Translation license (AED 750)         
  • Copying and translation license (AED 1,500)

(Application for a license to make copies of any  copy in an accessible format (free of charge)).            

Conditions and Requirements


Required Documents

    • Fill in the book data         
    • Name of the author in Arabic         
    • Name of the author in English         
    • Title of the work (book) in Arabic        
    • Title of the work (book) in English         
    • Name of the publisher         
    • Year of printing .        
    • Description of the work (copyright)         
    • Choosing a content category of the work         
    • Mentioning the date of publication         
    • Attaching a copy of the publication year guide        
    • A copy of the book cover .        
    • Mentioning if the right holder/publisher has been contacted?
      •  (In case of no - 1. Mention the reason for not communicating 2. Attach proof of the attempt to contact)."        
    • *** For an application for a license to make copies  of any copy to be finished in an accessible format (Marrakesh Agreement):        
      • Attach a document proving compliance with the conditions.
      • Attach supporting attachments     

Steps and Procedures

    • Login to MOE website.        
    • Choose the service from the list of  E- services        
    • Fill in the application data        
    • Attach documents        
    • Accept the undertaking of correctness of information and registration.         
    • The application is accepted and studied by a competent officer.        
    • Notifying the customer of the approval of the application        
    • Pay  the fees (with the exception of a request for a license to prepare copies of any copy to be finished in an accesible format, as the service is free)        
    • Issuing a license certificate.        
Service Type


Average Duration for Service Delivery

3 working day

Service Provision Channels

  • MoE website
  • MoE smart app

Target Audience

Companies, establishments and individuals

Service Provision Timings

24/ 7

Sustainable Development Goals

Decent Work & Economic Growth

Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure

Contact Details

Call Center




Communication Channels

Call centre and customer protection

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