Licenses and Applications

Licensing of all land transport activities has been transferred to the MTT after the new traffic law was issued on 23 July 2014 these activities are listed below:

In accordance to the Traffic Law issued in 2014, the role of issuing of all land transport licenses was transferred from to the General Directorate of Traffic to the Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications.

ISIC 4 Code Activities

1. Internal Transport for Passengers

2. International Transport for Passengers


3. Taxi

4. Call Taxi


5. Internal Transport of Goods

6. International Transport of Goods


7. Car Rental


8. Motorcycle Rental


9. Internal Transport of Tourists

10. International Transport of Tourists

52210 11. Other service activities incidental to land transportation- Provision of smart applications for public transport activities

All applications must be submitted via  

For any queries, please contact:

Abdulrahman Al Sherooqi -
Mariam Humaidan -


  • 7,766Total Aircraft Movement, April 2018
  • 714,509Total Passengers, April 2018
  • 20,177Total Cargo and Mail, April 2018
  • 36,000Daily average ridership, April 2017
  • 22,414,514Total Passengers (Feb 2015-Apr 2017)
  • 103,745General Cargo, March 2018
  • 36,386Container Throughput, March 2018
  • 97Total Vessels, March 2018
  • 99Percent Mobile network coverage
  • 57Percent of households passed by fiber-optic broadband network
  • 90Percent of businesses passed by fiber-optic broadband network