Abu Dhabi airport
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Dubai: People of Determination can now avail of free parking at Abu Dhabi Airport. The capital’s airport announced the new measure on Wednesday, February 24 through their official social media channels.

The airport authority said the new decision was taken, “…to support the empowerment and inclusion of People Of Determination in the community.”

Free Parking

As per Abu Dhabi Airport’s Instagram post:

• Three-hour free parking on all the airport parking lots for people of determination.

Assistance services for People of Determination

Abu Dhabi International Airport provides assistance to People of Determination for arrival, departure and transit. According to the Abu Dhabi Airports website - www.abudhabiairport.ae to avail of this service, passengers must inform the airport, airline or travel agent while booking the flight or at least 48 hours before departure to accommodate their needs and requests.

Dubai resident travelling to Abu Dhabi – Do I need ICA or GDRFA approval?

If you are a Dubai resident arriving at Abu Dhabi Airport, you must register with the Customs and Port Security ICP Smart Travel Service before you fly from the departing destination – according to Etihad Airways.

If you are confused about the travel requirements for Dubai residents and whether they need Federal Authority for Identity, Citizenship, Customs and Port Security (ICP) or General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA), read here.