If you have lost important documents or valuables, or your car/valuables have been stolen, you must notify the police in person, who will try to recover it within 48 hours, failing which they will issue you a formal report, so that you can apply for a replacement document or forward to your insurance company for a claim on your valuables. If you have lost an item at Dubai Airport, see this section.
Personal belongings include National Identity Certificate, Identity Card, Health Card, large items of cash, non-UAE Identity Card, and important documents for UAE and non-UAE companies should be reported to the police immediately.
1. Expatriates should go to the police station closest to where they lost their passport, fill out a special form and submit the above listed documents. Collect the police report which then needs to be endorsed by 3 other Dubai government entities.
Note: For UAE citizens, go directly to the General Department of Investigation to complete all procedures.
Go to the nearest police station, along with all above documents and pay AED 20 as fees. After investigation and if your labour card cannot be found, you will be issued a loss report, which you can use to apply for a new labour card.
A letter from the party concerned.A photocopy of his/her passport.For lost cheques, try and include cheque details in your report including: cheque number, issuing party, beneficiary party, cheque amount, date of issuance and due date. Include a letter from cheque issuer, photocopy of cheque issuer’s passport
Write a loss report addressed to the Department of Investigation and submit with all documents, along with AED 20 as fees. The report will be investigated internally and you will be given a serial number.The Department of Investigation will issue a report to the beneficiary party or its authorized proxy within two days.