Answering all your questions about travelling to Dubai and attending The Dubai WoodShow

Finding reliable information about the latest travel regulations, testing requirements and safety regulations can be challenging. We have compiled a list of answers to the most frequently asked questions from our participants in order to help you plan ahead and make your experience at The Dubai WoodShow as seamless as possible.

This page was last updated on: 13 September 2021

Our All Secure protocol comprises four key cornerstones, providing assurance and confidence that all our events have health and safety as our number one priority: physical distancing, cleaning & hygiene, protect & detect, and communication.

These standards will work in conjunction with advice from Public Health Authorities and venues to ensure our events are operating in accordance with local rules as well as meeting international standards.

The Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) in Dubai announced that the following events do NOT require vaccination:

  • Classical, Theatrical and Comedy shows
  • All types of business events

If you would like more information, please contact DTCM at 600555559 or via email at

No, PCR test results are not required to attend any event or activity in Dubai, as per official communication from the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) in Dubai.

Wearing a face mask is mandatory at all times.

In the case of a high temperature, you will be asked to step aside to cool down. If the high temperature persists, you will be directed to a designated medical area to re-check your temperature and take any necessary medical procedure such as doing a PCR test.

You will be taken care of by our medical team who are following the Dubai Health Authority regulations.

  • Aisles will be wider than usual: 1-way aisles will be a minimum of 2.5m wide and 2-way aisles will be a minimum of 4m wide.
  • Signage will be installed at key locations across the venue to spread awareness about safety regulations.
  • Floor stickers and other guides are installed to support social distancing measures as outlined in the government guidelines. These are installed at strategic locations across the venue i.e. elevators, escalators, at restrooms, at F&B outlets, venue entrances and along concourse areas.
  • The maximum number of people permitted on a stand at any time will be displayed on the front of the stand via a signage board or a sticker.

  • A full venue sanitisation will be conducted at the end of every event day.
  • Cleaning is carried out between breakout sessions, broadcasting sessions and lunch times at the conferences and workshop areas.
  • Sanitisers are also installed at key locations: at entrances to the venue, entrances to halls and meeting rooms, F&B outlets, washrooms, within parking areas, service yard restrooms and in all meeting rooms.

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Your safety is our priority

Did you know that over the past few months, Dubai has welcomed the safe return of 10 in-person global exhibitions including GITEX,Gulfood, Arabian Travel Market, The Hotel Show and Index, bringing in participants from over 100 countries. 

The Dubai WoodShow will have all the right measures in place to ensure your visit is productive and safe including wider aisles, sanistation, social distancing and masks.



You can only register online.
        There will be no registering and no printing for badges at the event.
        You must print your badges at home.