28 December 2017

[Reminder] Value Added Tax(Vat)On Dataflow Services

Reference: CIR-2017-SHN0804

To: All Healthcare Facilities & Healthcare Professionals - Private Sector / Dubai



UAE Ministry of Finance has published Federal Decree – Law No. 8 of 2017 concerning Value Added Tax (VAT), which is based on the principles, settled in the GCC agreement for the mentioned Tax.

Accordingly and under this law, Dataflow’s document verification services will be subjected to VAT.

This will be applied as following:

  • On-line applicant fees will have a 5% VAT charge added for all cases received starting from 1st January 2018
  • There will be no other changes to the existing prices

To be compliant with VAT regulations, the existing receipts will be amended to include the VAT amount – the VAT registration number

For any queries or questions in this regard, please contact the DataFlow personnel as following:

Mr. Omar Al Otaibi –

Ext: 04-2475966

Ms. Amira Gamal –

Ext: 04-2475924

for full access on the circular # 129 , please refer to the following link:

Health Regulation Department – DHA appreciate your continued support as we progress through the VAT changes. 

Supporting Documents:

Circular 129 - VAT on DataFlow services-.pdf:

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