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Permit for gathering and transporting firewood

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Overview

This service is provided for individuals who are temporarily or permanently looking for a permit for gathering firewood inside Oman.

Permit for gathering and transporting firewood

Who can request this service

Omani national

Steps to follow to request the service

a. New permanent permits:
First stage: Submitting an Application
  1. Applicant submits an application.
  2. ID shall be attached.
  3. Social status proof shall be submitted.
  4. A letter of recommendation from the Wally or Sheikh.
Second Stage: Reviewing and auditing the application, and taking actions:
  1. Reviewing the application and the data, a permit will be issued for firewood gathering. The period will be limited to six renewable months, and the quantity will not exceed 50 loads.
  2. This process may take mostly one month.
  3. The applicant will be approached by phone or he may appear in person.
b. Renewal of permanent permits:
First Stage: Submitting an application
  • The applicant submits a letter to the Director of the concerned entity.
  • A copy of the original permit shall be attached to the letter.
  • A copy of the ID shall be attached.
  • Second Stage: Issuing the new permit.
    1. A renewed permit will issued, specifying the renewal number, and the period will be limited to six months and the quantity will not exceed 50 loads.
    2. Renewal will take only one day.
    3. The applicant will be approached by phone or he may appear in person.
    c. Temporary permits:
    First Stage: Submitting an application
    1. The applicant submits a letter to the Director of the concerned entity specifying the reasons.
    2. A copy of the ID shall be attached.
    Second Stage: Issuing the temporary permit.
    1. A one week period temporary permit will be issued.
    2. The applicant will be approached by phone or he may appear in person

    What documents are needed to process

    • ID Card

    How the service is processed

    The applicant shall be present in person.

    How long will it take

    One day to one month

    Fee to be paid

    Description Fee to be paid Places of Payment
    Free

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    Service Provider

    Ministry of Environment and Climate Affairs

    Biodiversity Dept.

    For Help

    1. Tel
      ‎+968 24 40 47 50
    1. Fax
      ‎+968 24 60 22 83

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