How to Report a Minor Traffic Accident in Sharjah

Last Updated on July 9, 2024 by Vadim

Learn the easy steps to report a minor car accident in Sharjah using the new Rafid service or Sharjah Police options. Find out when to use each method and the costs involved.

New Reporting Options for Minor Accidents in Sharjah

  • Call toll-free number: 80092
  • Use the ‘Rafid‘ app (available on Apple and Android devices)
  • Previous number 80072343 remains active

What Qualifies as a Minor Accident?

A minor accident is one where no one is hurt. Move your car to the shoulder lane to avoid blocking traffic.

Reporting Through Rafid App: Step-by-Step Guide

  1. Download ‘Rafid’ app
  2. Create an account
  3. Click ‘accident reporting’ on homepage
  4. Enter vehicle and personal details
  5. Upload pictures of damage
  6. Pay fees and receive report within 15 minutes

Rafid Service Costs

  • Dh385 for app reporting
  • Dh400 if traffic patrol service requested

Alternative Reporting Methods

  • Call Sharjah Police at 999
  • Use Ministry of Interior (MOI) mobile app

Benefits of Using Rafid

  • Quick report issuance (within minutes)
  • Avoid waiting for police patrol
  • Option to request patrol for disagreements

By understanding these options, Sharjah motorists can quickly and efficiently report minor accidents, saving time and reducing traffic disruption.

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