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Landline

Du and Etisalat are the two sole providers of landlines in Dubai. You will have no choice between these two companies as they have divided up the city between them.

Etisalat

Application forms can be obtained from one of the 46 Etisalat offices or downloaded from the website (http://www.etisalat.ae). The form must be submitted to an Etisalat office along with:

  • a copy of your passport with a valid residence visa
  • your tenancy agreement
  • a letter of no objection from your employer if they are paying your rent

The installation will be carried out within four or five days. The installation charge is AED 180. Rental charges are AED 45 per quarter. Both pre-paid and post-paid services are available.

Du

Applications can be made at aDu shop, or online from http://shop.du.ae. You will need to take with you:

  • a copy of your passport with a valid residence visa
  • your tenancy agreement
  • a letter of no objection from your employer if they are paying your rent

Landlines with Du are available in a package with broadband and cable television. An initial activation fee of AED 25 is payab…