Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) | Request for Solar Connection No Objection Certificate

Request for Solar Connection No Objection Certificate

Service Description

This service enables enrolled solar consultants/contractors to obtain No Objection Certificate for Solar Connection projects.

Service Category & Type

  • Subsidiary
  • Procedural

Customer Segment

Infrastructure & Network Direct Customers:

  • Contractors
  • Consultants

Service Integrations

  • N/A

Service Partners

  • N/A


  • N/A

Service Limitations

  • N/A


  • System will automatically generate application reference number (70xxxxx).
  • Application status can be tracked on-line.
  • Technical discussion supports feature is available on DEWA website (
  • Application to be submitted with valid contact person’s mobile number.

Service Requirements

  • Design assessment input form in excel format (.XLSX format only).
  • Total connected load max. demand/MDB/SMDB etc... schedule incorporating existing load/kWh meters proposed solar generation meter etc... (PDF format only).
  • Single line diagram of proposed grid tie solar PV system indicating kWh meters, inverters, interface protection system, low voltage distribution system etc... (PDF format only).
  • Site setting lay-out indicating the location of proposed solar panels, associated equipment, kWh metering etc... (PDF format only).
  • Installation details of proposed solar generation meter, PV panels, inverters, MDBs/SMDBs etc... (PDF format only).
  • Technical specifications of solar panels, grid tie inverters, interface protection and associated equipment. (PDF format only) if not listed in DEWA equipment list.
  • Production details (kWp and kWh annum.) (PDF format only).
  • Wiring lay-out and Sizing of PV system elements (string design, inverters, solar cables, breakers, etc...) (PDF format only).

Service Steps & Procedures

  • Login (DRRG solar PV consultant / Contractor)
  • Select the services - Solar NOC
  • Select the owner by using owner identification type (EID number or trade license number) from the owner registry
  • In case of owner not found in DEWA system, register by choosing "create owner" option and then update the required data
  • Fill out all the mandatory fields, attach the required documents and submit Solar NOC application

Service Fees

  • Free

Service Channels

Service Delivery Time

  • 3 Working days for less than 10KWp
  • 6 Working days for above 10KWp

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