SHARJAH / WAM
The Sharjah Executive Council (SEC) issued Resolution No 12 for year 2016 on the collection of an AED35 departure fee at the Sharjah International Airport for the use of airport facilities and services. Referred to as the airport facilities’ fee, it has to be paid by all passengers, including transit passengers who leave the Emirate of Sharjah through the airport. Meanwhile, passengers under the age of two, aircraft crews on duty, and transit passengers who have the same number of arrival and departure flights, will be exempted. The decision was taken during the SEC session chaired by HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah.