UAE National Day 2023: Guidelines for a Joyous Celebration
Key Rules for UAE National Day Celebration:
- Marches and random gatherings are not permitted.
- Strict adherence to traffic rules and following police officers’ instructions is mandatory.
- Prohibition of the use of any spray (party spray) by the driver, passengers, or pedestrians.
- Avoid tampering with vehicle features, altering colors, or darkening/tinting the windshield.
- Refrain from affixing stickers, signs, or logos on the vehicle, except for Union Day stickers following specified rules.
- Do not exceed vehicle occupancy limits and avoid exiting through windows or sunroofs.
- Prohibition of modifications or additions to the vehicle’s exhaust system or structure compromising visibility.
- Avoid disrupting traffic or closing roads to others.
- Strict prohibition of stunt driving on internal and external roads.
- Avoid covering vehicle windows with stickers or using a front sunshade.
- Strict prohibition of raising flags of any country other than the UAE.
- Wearing scarves is allowed only for Union Day.
- Keep the volume of chants and songs related to Union Day at a minimum.
- Decoration shop owners are forbidden from installing any poster or flag, except for the UAE flag or Union Day posters.
Non-compliance with these instructions by a vehicle’s driver will result in immediate fines and impoundment, coupled with penalties for violating shops.