Dubai malls can operate at full capacity from Wednesday June 3

Shopping centres were previously capped at 70 percent capacity

Dubai malls can operate at full capacity from Wednesday June 3

Dubai’s malls are able to operate at 100 percent capacity from tomorrow (Wednesday June 3).

“Under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai’s Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management announces that shopping centres and private business centres in the emirate will fully operate at 100 percent from tomorrow, Wednesday June 3, 2020,” read a tweet from Dubai Media Office.

The Dubai Mall, Mall of the Emirates and The Dubai Outlet Mall are among those now open, and malls can choose their own opening hours between 6am and 11pm.

Visitors to the malls must adhere to the UAE’s health and safety rules, including the requirement that masks are worn at all times, hands are sanitised on arrival to the mall, and a physical distance of two metres is maintained from others at all time. Kids under 12 and adults over 60 are currently not allowed in malls.

Previously malls were only able to operate at 70 percent capacity.

Within malls all restaurants, cafés and other F&B outlets are able to at their own capacity – although social distancing of two metres between tables and other health and safety precautions must be adhered to. For more restaurants open in Dubai click here.

For a list of malls that have reopened and their opening hours click here.

Be the first to get all the latest Dubai news, reviews and deals into your inbox by signing up to our free newsletter, click here to sign up.

More from Shopping

Palm Jumeirah mall will host live music and art installations throughout the shopping festival

From 90 percent sales to yoga at the top of the Burj Khalifa, here’s what to expect from this year’s shopping festival

Which shops are in Dubai airport’s Concourse B and near B Gates in Terminal 3

Which shops are in Dubai airport’s Concourse A and near A Gates in Terminal 3

Get a discount on all orders in Abu Dhabi and Dubai

Al-Futtaim Malls create dedicated discount zones with deals upwards of 50 percent off


Follow us