x Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 23 July 2017

Drivers who park on sand face Dh500 fines

Department of Transport warns it will fine motorists who fail to use dedicated Mawaqif parking spaces.

Vehicles parked in unpaved and sandy areas in Abu Dhabi will face an immediate Dh500 fine and towing, the Department of Transport said yesterday.

The restrictions aim to encourage motorists to use dedicated Mawaqif parking spaces, while protecting the unpaved areas.