Eligibility Criteria:


The following criteria must be met to apply for the AEO Program:

  • Acceptable record of compliance with laws and regulations
  • System in place to manage commercial records and, if required, transport records, allowing for appropriate Customs Controls
  • The Financial viability and solvency of the business entity seeking to join the program
  • Conducts business activities and operations in the United Arab Emirates and particularly in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi
  • The business entity conducts legal Customs activities in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi
  • The business entity has a Customs code issued by the Abu Dhabi Customs Administration
  • One Application for Entirety of each legal business entity
  • No financial or other formal thresholds
  • No convictions in court for a serious criminal offense



Entity types eligible to apply for the UAEO program:


Applicants should be a part of the global supply chain, which includes:

  • Transportation companies or carriers,
  • Import companies
  • Export companies
  • Manufacturers
  • Couriers, postal companies, express transport and logistics services
  • Customs Clearance companies (brokers)
  • Storage companies
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