Excise Registration


We provide excise registration services

Steps to register in Excise Department

1. Signup for an e-Services account through the FTA’s website and activate it

2. Access the e-Services account dashboard

3. Click on “Add New Taxable Person”.

4. Click on “Register for Excise Tax”.

5. Complete the registration process

What is Excise Tax?

Excise Tax is a form of indirect tax levied on specific goods. These goods are typically those that are harmful to human health or the environment

When shall a person register for Excise Tax?

Regardless of quantity, any person that conducts any of the following activities in the UAE shall register for Excise Tax:

  • Production of excise goods in the UAE in the course of doing business.
  • Import of excise goods into the UAE.
  • Release of excise goods from Excise Tax designated zone.
  • Stockpiling excise goods in the UAE in the course of doing business.