12 edition
08 April - 18 April 2020
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Fees and Billing

Terms and conditions


1- Cash: only Emirati dirhams are accepted, Finance office at Sharjah (Sharjah Book Authority, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road, Al Zahia Area, Commercial Muwaileh, Sharjah, UAE).

2- Cheque / draft (current dated): issued in the name of "Sharjah Book Authority, Sharjah" (in AED) to be sent by hand or post to address: Sharjah Children's Reading Festival, Sharjah Book Authority, P.O. Box: 73111, Sharjah, UAE, Tel: 0097165140026(Please write the company name on the back of your cheque/draft).

3- Money Transfer: Payments are to be bank transferred to the Sharjah Book Authority, Sharjah Government (Clearly stating the exhibitor's name), a scanned copy of the transfer is to be uploaded on your account on the website within a week.


Bank Name: Sharjah Islamic Bank - Sharjah Branch

Bank Account No. 0011-384005-003


IBAN No. AE440410000011384005003


1- SBA is not responsible for any transfers with unclear details.

2- Payment documents should show the exhibitor’s name clearly. If the payment is made through a bank, the proof of payment should be sent to us with participant’s name and amount are clearly written.

3- All bank charges will be on remitter's account.

4- value added taxes are not applicable to entities within the Sharjah Book Authority taxation group 

5- only full payment is accepted

6- all participants shall pay the fees for the Service and other charges as per the price list.



- Payment must be made before the festival opening date.

- 10% penalty of the total amount in case of payment after opening, despite the invoice's date.

- Cash payment only is accepted during the festival period

 * Ignoring the terms and conditions above will expose the participant to the rejection of participating in future events.







 Knowledge and research fees

 10      .Per Exhibitor


 Stand Fees

 170    .Per Square Meters


 Agency Fees   (Arabic)

 300    .Dirhams per publisher


 Agency Fees   (English)

 300    .Dirhams per publisher


 Books collection from store

 3         .Dirhams per box


 Bulk shipments

 1         .Dirham per box


 International exhibitor visa fees

 380    .Dirhams per visa


 Small table 60*80cm

 65      .Dirhams per  table


 Medium table 60*120cm

 85      .Dirhams per  table


 Large table 60*240cm

 125    .Dirhams per table



 125    .Dirhams per shelve cabinet



 60      .Dirhams per chair

*value added tax is applicable.



- Refunds are applicable in some cases after the head of Finance's approval.

- If the client wishes to cancel the submitted payment, the original receipt should be handed.

- If the participant wishes to cancel his registration, an official letter should be sent 30 days before the event's date. Otherwise, a penalty of full space rent will be applicable.