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Licenses, Permits & Contracts

Request to Issue Tourism License for Tourism Facility

  • Fees- Activity-based
  • Last Updated 22 Apr, 2021
  • Service Type : E-Service
  • Service Mode : Online
  • Service Provider : Qatar Tourism
  • Service Classification : G2B
  • Topic : Business and Finance
Intended Audience
Visitor: Business Owner
Citizen: Business Owner

Service Description

Establishments may submit a request to Qatar Tourism (QT) to issue a tourism license for a tourism facility, according to the rules and requirements associated with it. Such tourism license is valid for five years.

Tourism establishments include the following types:

  • Entertainment city
  • Specialized club
  • Mall
  • Tourism events and festivals office
  • Tourism office
  • Tourism transport office
  • Tour guide office
  • Time share office

Online Instructions

  • Log in to QT e-services portal using the credentials of the National Authentication System (NAS).
  • Go to “My Account”.
  • View the selected organization.
  • Select the specific service from the list of services (right-hand side) and fill in the required information.
  • Attach a copy of the following documents:
    • Curriculum vitae of general manager
    • Commercial permit
    • Commercial registration
    • Title deed of property or lease contract of establishment
    • Civil Defense Certificate (in case sub-type of establishment is entertainment city)
    • Security Systems Certificate of tourism facility (in case sub-type of establishment is entertainment city)
    • Operational Training Certificate (only in case sub-type of establishment is entertainment city)
    • Game Safety Certificate (in case sub-type of establishment is entertainment city)
    • Certificate of Electrical Connection Inspection Facility (in case sub-type of establishment is entertainment city and temporary)
    • Game Price List (in case sub-type of establishment is entertainment city)
    • Establishment ID
    • Floor Plan (only in case sub-type of establishment is entertainment city)
    • Public Liability Insurance Policy
  • Confirm the accuracy of the entered data and submit the application for review.
  • Pay appropriate fees after application is approved.

Additional Information

  • Applicant must be listed as either owner, partner or authorized signatory on the commercial registration.
  • There may not be another open request of the same type.
  • Commercial registration must be valid for at least one day on the day of submission.
  • Commercial permit must be valid for at least one day on the day of submission.
  • Commercial activities required must be contained in the commercial registration and commercial permit.
  • Establishment ID must be valid for at least one day on the day of submission.
  • Applicant’s QID must be valid for at least one day at the time of application.
  • Managers’ QIDs must be valid for at least one day at the time of application.

Fees

Applicable fees are calculated based on the selected activity as follows:

  • Entertainment facility: QR25,000
  • Specialized club: QR45,000
  • Mall: unspecified
  • Organizing tourist event or festival: unspecified
  • Maritime transportation: QR15,000
  • Air transportation: QR15,000
  • Tour guiding: QR1,000
  • Inbound tours: QR12,500
  • Outbound tours: QR22,500
  • Internal time sharing - as an office: QR5,000
  • Internal time sharing - as an activity: QR2,500
  • External time sharing: QR500,000

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