APPLICATION FOR A CERTIFICATE OF APPROVAL OF THE HEIGHT OF TRANSMISSION TOWERS OF HIGH-VOLTAGE POWER LINES AND STREET LIGHTING POWER LINES IN THE AREAS DETERMINED BY THE DCAA
This service enables the customers to obtain a No Objection Certificate for heights of particular transmission towers of high-voltage power lines and street lighting power lines within the Emirate of Dubai. This service shall ensure that a group of transmission tower power lines/street lighting power lines within certain area will not impact the flight safety of Dubai airports and capacity of Dubai airspace. This service is mandatory according to International Civil Aviation Regulation (ICAO Annex 14).
The e-services channel available at Dubai Civil Aviation Authority website
DCAA Smart Application
Applicable For Customers
Companies/Individuals are eligible to apply to this service
Required Information For This Service
(The following information is required to obtain this service)
This does not absolve companies and/or individuals from obtaining the required permissions and/or approvals applicable to any aviation related activities not listed in the DCAA service lists.
- Applicable for customers
- Project Owner/Developer
Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA) requires the following guidelines to be followed in order that the correct information is submitted to obtain height NOCs for transmission towers of high-voltage power lines and street lighting power Lines.
Letter shall be address to: The Director General Dubai Civil Aviation Authority P.O. Box 49888-Dubai, UAE. A letter from the party requesting the NOC which should include the name of the area in Dubai and the plot number or name of a project. The letter should also include a statement of the intended maximum tower heights (to include any ancillary structures), in meters, above ground and DMD levels. A statement of the plot ground level height relative to Dubai Municipality Datum (DMD) or Mean Sea Level. The plot and structures coordinates in WGS 84 Geographical (degrees/minutes/seconds), UTM or DLTM format. Affection and/or cadastral plan shall be enclosed. All structures greater than 90 meters above ground level is subject to a special aeronautical survey which should be attached to any request for an NOC. The survey document will provide all the required information. All structures greater than 150 meters above ground level is subject to a special aeronautical study which should be attached to any request for an NOC. The study document will provide all the required information.
No Objection Certificate (NOC)
This service will be valid for a period of one (1) year, renewable for the same period. A permit renewal application must be submitted at least thirty (30) days prior to the date of its expiry.
Registration for first time customer
– Login and select services Fill in information Pay online (e-Government) Submit application
– DCAA Receive Application Online
– DCAA Review Submitted Documents
– DCAA Assess, Application per location
– DCAA Approve, Reject or Need more info
– DCAA Download approved NOC copy
– Download and print – Customer
All customers need to apply online for assessment and/or evaluation as to possible airspace and/or protocol restriction reference height, location and others.
Terms and Conditions
Height NOC for particular transmission towers of high-voltage power lines and street lighting power lines might be required; Only those aviation safety aspects that pertain to obstacle control is the subject of this NOC. Potential hazards and impacts, caused by other factors, in particular, aviation noise and pollution have not been part of this DCAA assessment, and therefore shall be additionally evaluated by project developer in coordination with other responsible institutions. DCAA shall not be held responsible and answerable for any hazards and impacts that have not been stipulated by condition of this NOC.
Where can I apply for this service?
The customer can apply for the service through the DCAA's website e-services.
□What are the required documents for application?
Customer can verify the required documents from the applicable service application page
□How can I track the application status?
Customer can track the application status from the Customer Dashboard on the DCAA website.
□Who can I contact if I require more information ?
- Department: Aviation Environment and Airspace Safeguarding
- Section: Airspace Safeguarding
- Telephone Number: +97147770577 / +97147770575
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org