Basic Info

  • Applicable Region UAE
  • Available Languages
    English & Arabic
  • Document No 0000161
  • Version V 1.0
  • Last Updated 07-06-2023
  • Reviews 0
Document Summary

This deed of surrender is an agreement between the landlord and the tenant to end the tenancy contract. The tenant has an obligation to vacate and surrender the leased premises to the landlord on the specified date.


The tenant must fulfill all of his obligations towards the landlord before surrendering the premises such as removing his personal property and paying any outstanding amounts, etc..

The document must include a copy of the notice of non-renewal that was sent by the landlord.

A handover certificate must be signed by both of the parties signifying complete physical delivery and receipt of possession of the premises.

This document contains the following sections:

1.     Preamble and Attachments

2.     Representations

3.     Surrender

4.     Condition of the Premises at Surrender

5.     Removal of the Tenant’s Trade Fixtures

6.     Compensation

7.     Handover Certificate


This Policy is intended for use in the United Arab Emirates.

Before Execution

- The information on this front page or contained in the headers and footers of this instrument are for guidance purposes only.

- Please delete this front page together with the information contained in the headers, footers and the endnotes prior to circulating this letter. Where square brackets […] and highlights are used in the document, it indicates that there is missing or incomplete information which will need to be incorporated prior to signature.

- Please remove the square brackets and all highlighting prior to signature.