What conditions must be followed in order to be eligible for this scheme?
The following conditions must be followed in order to be eligible for the tourist refund scheme:
The tourist must have purchased the goods in the UAE from a UAE-based supplier who is registered for VAT.
The tourist must intend to leave the country within 90 days of the date of supply, along with their purchases.
The goods must be taken outside the GCC within three months from the date of supply.
The goods must not be exempted from refund. That is, they must be eligible for obtaining a refund.
Tourists will only be eligible to claim a VAT refund for purchases worth a minimum of 250 Dirhams.