UAE Weddings and Private Events: Covid-19 Rules Eased
Wondering what are the latest rules for weddings, receptions and other private gatherings held at home in the UAE?
19 October 2021
The latest UAE rules to know if you're planning a wedding during Covid-19.
Whether you're planning a wedding or a private gathering in the UAE, it's important to be aware of the country's latest Covid-19 rules and what it would mean for your event, specifically your guest count, location, health requirements, what you are not allowed to do, etc.
As of this week, the National Emergency, Crisis and Disaster Management Authority (NCEMA) eased restrictions imposed for private parties, gatherings, and weddings held at home. The maximum guest capacity for such events has been revised, increasing it to 80 per cent max capacity or maximum 60 guests in attendance.
On Tuesday, October 19, officials tweeted, "To advance our gradual return to a new normalcy, we are announcing an updated protocol on gatherings, weddings and funerals held at homes."