It is made mandatory by the Real Estate Regulatory Agency (RERA) of Land Department,government agency that regulates the real estate sector in Dubai,that all rental contracts should be registered through its arm called Ejari.
Rental contracts can be registered by
- either landlord
- or tenant
- or both parties
without the need to consult each other.
In case of any dispute between tenant and landlord you can got to Rent Committee at Dubai Municipality who will ask for the registered rental contract from RERA, before settling the dispute.
- Download sample lease contract from www.ejari.ae
- Fill up the details.
- You need to fill in your passport,ID and visa number. You should also know your DEWA consumer number,plot no and community address.
- Visit Ejari.
For more information, please visit www.ejari.ae or call 04-2221112.