Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA) | Getting Electricity Fit-Out Connections

Getting Electricity Fit-Out Connections

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Service Description

This service enables enrolled contractors and consultants to obtain power supply connection to consumer’s shell and core/fit-out installations.

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

Service Requirements

  • Copy of DEWA approved TCL/MD, MDBs/SMDBs etc... schedule (Main project) *
  • Load distribution schedule for final distribution board. *
  • Wiring Layouts - Lighting
  • Wiring Layouts - Power
  • Landlord NOC ( In DEWA prescribed format) *

Service Steps & Procedures

Service Fees

  • Free

Service Channels

Service Delivery Time

  • Design Approval: 1 working days
  • LV Inspection: 1 Working Day from the Date of Submission
  • Issue invoice: 3 WD

Journey Map

Project Owner
Contractor / Consultant
Getting Service Information
Project Owner
  • I assign enrolled contractor/consultant.
Contractor / Consultant
  • I search for Information related to Getting Fit Out Connections service.
Applying for the Service
Contractor / Consultant
  • I log-in to DEWA Website, and I go to Getting Electricity Fit-Out Connections service.
  • I search and select main project reference that is related to the request.
  • I fill-in service application and attach/upload all required documents and submit the application. Upon submission, I receive a confirmation notification with application's reference number.
Interaction During Processing
Contractor / Consultant
Application Acceptance/Approval
  • I receive a notification upon application acceptance/rejection.
  • I receive notification upon application approval/return/rejection.
    * If rejected: I receive notification to submit a new application with correct/further information and if needed I may request for technical discussion.
    * If returned: I receive notification to re-submit the application with correct/further information and if needed I may request for technical discussion.
Project Owner
Estimation & Payment (If Applicable)
  • I receive a notification once the estimate is ready, and I get the invoice/estimation. The status will be updated on the portal as well.
  • I pay the required amount through any of DEWA available payment channels.
  • I receive payment confirmation notification.
Contractor / Consultant
LV Inspection

  • Upon site readiness, I initiate LV inspection request and attach the relevant required documents.
  • I receive notification with scheduled inspection date & time.
  • Once the LV inspection is done, I receive the inspection results on the spot or next day (approved/snag list).
    * If there are snags: I complete the snags/rectification works as per DEWA Inspection Notice and resubmit inspection request.
Completing Service Interaction
Contractor / Consultant
  • I receive notification from DEWA to confirm the date and time of meter installation and supply release.
  • I receive the meter, and power shall be turned 'ON' upon security deposit payment.

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