Getting your licence just got a whole lot easier!

All you need is:

  • Emirates ID
  • Passport & Visa
  • Passport Photo


Did you know, it’s a legal requirement for any Dubai Resident who wish to drink, transport or store alcohol at home to hold a valid personal Liquor Licence. Even if you’re hosting a dinner party in your home or enjoying a drink in a restaurant! Don’t take the risk!

In order to help you stay on the right side of the law, we’ve made getting a Liquor Licence even easier with our new online application portal. And you can even pay here too!

How To...

Applying for a Liquor Licence has never been easier. We will take care of the entire process for you and we will be right on hand to answer any questions you may have.

Planning a holiday to Dubai?

Travelling on business?

Visiting Family or Friends?

for Tourists

You can now buy alcohol from any one of MMI’s 17 conveniently located stores across Dubai.

Simply follow the steps

  • 1 Visit any MMI store with your original passport.
  • 2
    Complete and sign a form confirming that: a. You are a tourist b. That you understand the Rules & Regulations in regards to purchasing, transporting and consumption of alcohol in Dubai, UAE
  • 3 Each visitor will be issued a code of conduct leaflet in regard to alcohol consumption, as the UAE has strict laws in this regard
  • 4 There is no fee & you can shop right away

Important information


Only valid for visitors who are non-Muslim & 21 years and over


There is no fee for this service


The store will take a copy of passport and entry stamp (where applicable)


Service is at the discretion of store staff (where applicable)


Each visitor will be issued guidelines to responsible drinking in Dubai. Please ensure that you read this to ensure you are respectful of the country, its rules and its people that you are visiting

code of conduct

Find our stores

17 conveniently located stores across Dubai