How to renew Mawaqif Parking Application permit card online recharge

What is Mawaqif parking application?

Mawaqif parking Abu Dhabi addresses the trouble faced by drivers on a daily basis to find parking places. The Mawaqif parking permit allows drivers and people looking for parking spots to find parking spaces in their neighbourhood sector with ease at any time without requiring to pay additional parking fees.

The resident parking permit from Mawaqif facilitates drivers with finding parking space in their neighbourhood; however, it doesn’t provide access to premium parking areas.

What is Mawaqif parking application

The virtual parking permits can be obtained by personal car owners, drivers, tenants, and their family members. Every household can apply for two parking permits that can be obtained for Dh800 and Dh1,200 for the first and second vehicle respectively. 

Mawaqif came into effect in 2011 in Qatar as QDVP MAWAQIF. It was a joint venture between Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company and Indigo (then VINCI Park). 

When applying for a new permit, the residents need to provide the following:

  • A copy of their passport
  • A valid residency visa
  • A tenancy contract
  • Current utility bill, and
  • Valid vehicle ownership documents.

How to do Mawaqif parking recharge?

Mawaqif parking recharge is possible in the following ways:

  • Recharging via cash payment at Mawaqif Machines
  • Making mobile payments via SMS
  • Making online payment through m-MAWAQIF Service site
  • Using Mawaqif rechargeable cards.

How to renew Mawaqif parking permit online?

Mawaqif parking renewal for residential permits is possible through its website ( The Abu Dhabi Department of Transport (DOT) declared that the people of Abu Dhabi can not only renew their residential parking permits but also pay fines for violating parking rules via their website. For this, they can utilize the below steps:

  • Users can click upon the link here.
  • Once they scroll down, they would see “Pay parking fines” and “Residents Parking Permit” among many other tabs.
  • For renewing their parking permit, they can click on the button labelled as Apply/Renew Resident Parking Permit, which is located underneath the tab – “Residents Parking Permit.”
  • It will redirect the users to a new site where users can click on the “Renew” option and complete the subsequent steps.

What is Mawaqif parking time?

A residents specific parking area is open between 9pm to 8am for the Mawaqif parking permit holders. Anybody parking in the pre-designated areas without a parking permit will be fined Dh500. However, the parking laws are liberal on Fridays and public holidays.

How to get Mawaqif parking card?

In place of a physical permit, the vehicle and driver details are logged into the database that would enable parking inspectors to track the license plate number of these vehicles.

Mawaqif parking online card can be obtained at Mawaqif customer service centres situated at Marina Mall, Muroor street between the 13th and 15th street, the Central Market, the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry branch, the City Terminal building in the Tourist Club area, at the intersection of Al Muroor Road and Al Falah Street, and the Hamdan branch.


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