United Arab Emirates

 United Arab Emirates*

Opioid Substitution Treatments: not available

Importation of Methadone/Buprenorphine/Codeine/Morphine: possible

Bringing methadone, buprenorphine, morphine or codeine into the United Arab Emirates is possible. However, travelers must apply for an import permit. 

Regulations currently effective

Online Application

We would greatly appreciate travelers to report on their experiences.

Any comments and additional information greatly appreciated.
Please address all correspondence to:

Ralf Gerlach
Bremer Platz 18-20
48155 Münster
Phone: +49 2571-582765 or +49 251-60123 (please note the different codes)
Fax: +49 251-666580

*No responsibility is accepted for the correctness of the information presented.

(This page last revised and updated February 28, 2024)