Abu Dhabi Alcohol License Online Instructions
If you are a resident in the UAE you must obtain an
alcohol license in order to legally consume (at home or in a bar) or
Before you complete the online process you must be sure
- You must be a resident,
- Earn more than 3000 aed
- You must not be Muslim (proof will be required if you have
a Muslim name or passport from a Muslim country)
a spouse, sponsored by your partner who is eligible, you can be added
to their license. Simply complete a supplementary card applicaiton
Instructions for the Online Liquor License
You can now get you Abu Dhabi Alcohol License online at www.auhsl.ae
which is a far more simple and effective process compared to old.
After completing the forms online the alcohol license is then delivered
to the preferred/chosen liquor outlet for collection. The list is
The new online license
process is now free,
there will no longer be a fee for
All required documentation will need to be uploaded using the new
Abu Dhabi Alcohol License Online, Required Documents in PDF
or JPEG, not larger than 1MB (see the website
online for more info):
- Digital Photo
- a passport sized digital image with white background in JPEG format.
- Emirates ID
- A scanned image of your Emirates ID. You will also need to type the
card number into the application online
- Passport and
Visa Information - A scanned image of your information
page and another scan of your visa page, clearly showing your residency
Certificate - A scanned image of your salary
certificate or 6 months worth of bank statements scanned as pdf or jpeg
and not exceeding 3MB.
Certificate - If you are a non Muslim and have a Muslim
name or a passport from a Muslim Country you will require a religious
certificate issued from your home Embassy.
When applying as a spouse, the original applicant will need to apply
for a supplementary card, supplying your digital photo, Passport and
Online Instructions for your Abu Dhabi Alcohol License
Visit the website
and register - giving
yourself a user name and a password. You'll find the Register tab at
the top right of the page.
Save all your required scans into a folder ready for uploading. We
recommend you attach your Religious Certificate to your passport scan
so it is uploaded at the same time.
Visit the website and login using your username and password
Follow the online instructions uploading your documents are instructed
and completing the required fields (name, personal info etc)
Copy/save your application number when the application is completed and
submitted. You will need this if there is a technical issue.
They will email you confirmation that your application was received in
full within a few hours of completion and will give you your
'application ID number'. THey will then assess your application and
give you a accepted for rejected response within a day or two.
Assuming your application is accepted, visit the liquor store you chose
to collect your new ID 7-10 days after receiving confirmation. You
should receive a text or call to say its ready, but we recommend you
call them or visit regardless..
List of Collection Locations
The Emirate of Abu Dhabi has many Alcohol Retail Shops. Once you have
had your online application approved, your card will be delivered to
your chosen location ready for collection.
|High Spirits (Abu Dhabi National
| Head Office
| Etihad Plaza
| Oryx Hotel
| Capital Hotel
| Al Ain Hilton
| Sanniya Al Ain
|African & Eastern NE. LLC
| Defence Road
| Tourist Shop
| Musaffah M17-ICAD
| Musaffah M9
| Musaffah M34
| Musaffah M26
| Sanniya Al Ain
|Gray MacKenzie & Partners
Abu Dhabi Limited
|Tourist Club Area
|National Corporation of Tourism
|Head Office (off airport