Drinking alcohol is legal in Dubai. Dubai government has built several venues around the country for people to drink, but it is strictly forbidden to drink or drunk walk in public places. Alcohol is not allowed on beaches, parks, or malls. You can find yourself under some serious circumstances if found drunk fighting with people in a public place.
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DRINK LAW FOR NON-MUSLIM:
Non- Muslims in Dubai can get a liquor license to drink alcohol in homes or only on, licensed spot. Tourists or travelers can get a temporary license for alcohol consumption. This license will only last for a month. Tourists will even be provided with a code of conduct document to obtain alcohol from only two of the official distributor in Dubai.
DRINK AND DRIVE LAW:
It is considered one of the most intolerable crimes in Dubai. Dubai has very strict laws when it comes to drink and drive.
According to federal law no.21 of 1995 ‘concerning traffic’: it is strictly prohibited for the driver of any vehicle to drive under the influence of an alcoholic or narcotic substance, even if it’s legal.
Under Article No. 10.6 of the Traffic Law: the driver of any vehicle shall abstain from driving under the effect of the alcoholic or narcotic substance.
It is better to hire a chauffeur service if you are drunk. Best safe driver in Dubai, the most promising driver service have trained their drivers to take special care of their customers that are under the influence of alcohol or any narcotic substance. As alcohol affects the ability to think and perform accordingly, it is better to hire a personal driver for your convenience. No matter what the situation is one should never drive while being drunk. It is not good to put you and your loved one’s life at risk.
PUNISHMENT FOR DRINK AND DRIVE:
Dubai have very strict rules and regulation, violating its regulation is considered as a big crime. When it comes to drink and drive it is strictly forbidden to do so. The driver who violates this rule will find himself under criminal sanctions. He can be imprisoned or forced to pay a fine of up to twenty-five thousand DHS. The court can even suspend the driver’s license for not less than three months nor more than 2 years and can even deprive the driver of getting a new license after the expiry date of the suspended license.
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