Follow Up of Media Material Content
Issuing license ( newspaper /magazine)
Issuing a newspaper (newspaper/magazine) license, including reprinting the newspaper or magazine
AED 100,000.00 License for a daily newspaper
AED 50,000.00 License to reprint a daily newspaper
AED 35,000.00 License for a weekly newspaper
AED 35,000.00 License to reprint a weekly newspaper
AED 25,000.00 License for a weekly magazine
AED 25,000.00 License to reprint a weekly magazine
AED 15,000.00 License for a bi-monthly magazine
AED 15,000.00 License to reprint a bi-monthly magazine
AED 10,000.00 License for a monthly magazine (or every two months)
AED 10,000.00 License to reprint a monthly magazine (or every two months)
AED 3,000.00 License for a quarterly magazine
AED 3,000.00 License to reprint a quarterly magazine
AED 1,000.00 License for an annual magazine
AED 1,000.00 License to reprint an annual magazine
Media Regulatory Office
Licensing and media content Department
G2G & G2B & G2C
Individuals, companies, ministries, government departments, public institutions and public bodies that want to issue a license for media activity
Submit Service Request
Payment for Service
Issuing a newspaper (newspaper/magazine) license, which includes reprinting the newspaper or magazine. 1. Submitting an application for issuing a new license (magazine/newspaper) electronically.
A copy of the passport, a copy of the identity card, the family book, and a number of (1) personal photos of the license applicant, the editor-in-chief and the partners, if any.
A copy of the academic qualification of the license applicant and the editor-in-chief.
The bank guarantee in the amount of (50,000) fifty thousand for each daily newspaper and (25,000) twenty five thousand dirhams for the journal is unconditional and irrevocable (after approval).
Bring the work draft (magazine/gazette tab).
A sample introduction document from an external committee
Trade name form certified by the competent authorities (according to the emirate, if any).
Bring three copies for different preparations of the magazine / newspaper
Show the license of the publication in the country from which it is issued, indicating the date of the start of the license and the date of expiry
A copy of the media and commercial license for the printing press in which it will be printed
After the publication is issued, the Media Licensing Department must be provided with (5) copies of it
The Media Licensing Department must be notified of any change to the data
Pay the financial fees prescribed by cards - (e-dirham - credit cards). Terms and conditions apply
Request to issue a media license for a new activity or several activities from the dealers or their representative electronically
Checking the attachments and conditions that must be met in the issuance request
In the event of a license request (magazine / reprint / newspaper / radio or television broadcast inside or outside the free zone), the application will be presented to the administration and the administration’s recommendations are drawn up
In the event of the activities presented to the committee, address the concerned authorities to issue the approval or not.
In the event of the committee's approval, or in the event of non-approval, the response is given electronically
Pay the prescribed financial fee electronically
Issuing the license electronically
Al Dhafra Cultural Center
Fujairah Cultural Center
RAK Cultural Center