Service Details

Signboards

This procedure aims to develop a mechanism to approve signboards.
1. The trade name in the signboard should be identical to the one in license.
2. Trade name font size should be 60% in Arabic and 40% in English of the signboard’s total area and the design should follow the one approved by the Department.
3.  No objection letter and copy of trademark certificate from the Ministry of Economy and copy of trademark license from the owner of the brand in cases of adding a logo of other institutions or companies.
4. Trademark should be placed in signboard with the same features that exists in the certificate issued by the Ministry of Economy (Trademark Certificate).
5. The company executing signboard should hold a license issued form Sharjah.
6.  A permit is required in cases of adding a plate or label on the glass.
7.  Damage or infringement of near stores signboard is forbidden.
8.  Facility owner should remove the signboard when moving from the site or cancelling the license.
9. The signboard should cover the entire area of the shop.
10.  Licenses owners must maintain the signboard permanently.
11. Putting logos, religious symbols or countries flags on signboards is not allowed.
12.  Sign must not be incompatible with the provisions of Islamic laws and values, customs and traditions of the society, as well as Public morals or regulations
13. Distribute suitable scheme for sign design that requires a statement, where the location, size, and the extent of the emergence of the signboards, the actual dimensions and sizes and any data or other information related to the content and the sizes of the sign that requires statement should be clarified.
14. The height of the signboard must not exceed four feet and it can be allowed but with the conditions that the signboard should be consistent in its measurements to the nearby signboards of other stores in the same building or nearby buildings, taking into account the suitability of the structural and architectural form of the building.
15.  Providing a photograph of the facility or the location where the signboard will be placed is a must.

  • Fill in signboard permit form taking in consideration the conditions related to signboards.
  • Signboard design.
  • Copy of the establishment’s valid license.
  • Trademark registration valid certificate issued from the Ministry of Economy.
  • SEDD branches – Commercial Permits Section.
  • SEDD website.
  • Service centers.
  • SEDD application
  • Logo: ........................................................... AED 1000
  • Image: ......................................................... AED 500
  • Portable Electronic Signboard: ............. …..AED 1500
  • Projection Screen: ....................................... AED 1500
  • Portable LED Signboard: ........................... AED 500
  • Main Signboard Height of more than 4 feet:
  • (Height – 4)* Width* 10
  • Additional Signboard: ................ Height* Width* 10
  • Side Signboard: ............................. Height* Width* 20
  • (for some activities)
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