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Airport Entry Permit Cancellation

This service is available to missions that wish to cancel an airport entry permit


Customer’s Journey (Clarification)

 The mission applies for the cancellation of existing airport entry permits on MOFA Website: or via the Smart Mobile App: (UAE MoFA) using the following steps:

  • Enter the username and password.
  • Select the type of permit you wish to cancel (permanent – temporary) and the relevant airport (Abu Dhabi – Dubai).
  • Enter the number of the permit you wish to cancel and attach a copy of the permit, then deliver the original permit along with an official memo from the mission addressed to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
  • The mission will receive a notification that its request is under process.
  • MOFA will send the original permit to the Security Permits Section at the Sky Park building in Abu Dhabi International Airport, and to the Security Clearance Section in Dubai International Airport.
  • The process is then completed and the mission will be notified of the permit cancellation

Service Fees
No Charges
Service Type
Sub Service - Procedural
Service Time
7-15 Working Days
Total Transactions

Service Beneficiaries

  • Holders of diplomatic identity cards
  • Holders of Special Identity Cards
  • Employees under the embassy’s sponsorship

Required Documents

  • A copy of the current entry permit.

Service Application Channels

Service Delivery Channels

Service Procedures

Service steps

Sustainable Development Goals

Goal 17: Partnerships for the Goals

Terms and Conditions

  • In the case of final departure of the mission’s staff member, or at the end of his/her service, the mission shall hand in the permit to MOFA. If the permit is not returned, other mission permits will be affected
  • This service is limited to foreign missions, and international organizations accredited to the UAE

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