Dubai Customs Announces Working Hours of Its Centers During Eid Al-Fitr Holiday

Press release
Published June 20th, 2017 - 08:42 GMT
Dubai Customs
Dubai Customs

Dubai Customs announced the official working hours at its customs centers during the Eid Al-Fitr holiday, to help individuals and companies clear their goods without any delay.

Air customs centers at Dubai Cargo Village, Dubai Airport Free Zone- gate number (5), and Dubai Flower Center will work round-the-clock; whereas inspection section at Dubai Multi Commodities Center will work on Saturday 24 June from 9am to 2pm, and in case the holiday extended to 2nd July, Thursday 29th June will be a working day.

Jebel Ali Inspection Center and Dubai Logistics City Inspection Center will work round-the-clock during Eid holiday; whereas, Jebel Ali customer service center will work from the third day of Eid, from 8am to 2pm.

Port Rashid Customer Service Center will work on Wednesday and Thursday 28-29th June, from 8am to 2pm.

Land customs centers will have schedule changes during the holiday. Hatta Customs Center will work round-the-clock, whereas Dry Docks and Dukamz centers will resume on Wednesday 28th June from 8am to 1pm, and on Thursday 29th June from 8am to 1pm.

At coastal customs centers the work will be as follows: Round-the-clock work at exit and entry gates (inspection and marine operations), Deira wharfage (inspection), Dubai Clock Customs Centers (inspection), and Hamirya Port inspection center. Work at Hamriya Port Customs Center will be from 8am to 2pm; whereas Dubai Creek Customs Center and maritime operations center will work from 7:30am to 1:30pm. Work hours at declaration management will be round-the-clock.

These timings have been put in consideration of the clients’ interests and in accordance with Dubai Customs strategic vision in helping clients clear their goods in timely manner without any hindrance during the Eid Al-Fitr holiday. 

Background Information

Dubai Customs

Dubai Customs is one of the leading government departments taking part in enhancing sustainable development and promoting Dubai’s image worldwide, turning it into a principal capital, business and tourism destination, as it facilitates smooth movement of legitimate trade and leverages economic and social development, the matter which is consistent with its slogan stating "gateway to Dubai’s prosperity", because prosperity is usually based on free trade through a safe, fast and practical environment to meet the needs of people and adapt to their requirements. This in addition to DC’s main role to protect society and borders against those who try to smuggle prohibited substances to or through Dubai threatening the community safety and security.

Contact Information

Dubai Customs Building
Mina Road
PO Box 63
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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