Listing Policy

While using our website, you hereby declare and agree that you will not list or provide any sort of information, product or service that has been claimed to be illegal as per the laws of UAE.

For use of our Site and other services, you confirm and declare that you shall not list or post or provide information in relation to the sale or purchase or exchange of goods and services, content or information that are illegal under the laws of the United Arab Emirates and/or are not permitted as per the prohibited items policy listed below.

1. Prohibited Items Policy

A. Posting of the items given below are strictly prohibited on STRABL:

  1. Alcoholic Beverages, Liquor, tobacco products, drugs, psychotropic substances, narcotics, intoxicants of any description, medicines, palliative/curative substances nor shall you provide link directly or indirectly to or include descriptions of items, goods or services that are prohibited under any applicable law.
  2. Religious items, including books, artifacts, etc. or any information, description of any such item that is likely to affect the religious sentiments of any person or group.
  3. Mature Audiences Policy includes films which describe or depict or otherwise deal with matters which are revolting or repulsive and or tend to deprave a person’s mind in such a way that they tend to offend against the standards of morality, decency and religious propriety generally accepted by reasonable adults.
  4. Any publication or film or item that describes or depicts a minor who is, or who appears to be, under 18 (whether the minor is engaged in sexual activity or not) and any computer games that are unsuitable for a minor to see or play.
  5. Offensive Material intended for use in a sexual setting (including "bondage" and "fetish" items,) displaying sexual activity or portraying human genitalia in a "life-like" or realistic fashion.
  6. Information or items that is defamatory, libelous, threatening or abusive in nature.
  7. Information that is fraudulent, misrepresenting as to the nature and use of the goods or the services.
  8. Counterfeit. pirated and stolen goods or unauthorized illegal services (services that you do not have license for).
  9. Items, goods and services that infringe or attempt to pass off any third parties’ intellectual property or rights of publicity or moral rights and/or breaches the privacy of any person.
  10. Electronically transmitting computer viruses of any type, or a computer program that facilitates hacking of a computer system with the intent to damage a computer or computer network or intercept any personal data.
  11. Your information shall not include any violent content, that is derogatory or slanderous in nature that may directed to any individual or group, or advocate violence against any users, individuals and/or animals.
  12. Hazardous chemicals and pesticides.
  13. Fireworks, destructive devices and explosives including any material that enables the making of fireworks, explosive triggers and explosive devices.
  14. Identity Documents, personal financial records & personal information (in any form, including mailing lists)
  15. Lottery Tickets, Sweepstakes Entries and Slot Machines.
  16. Weapons and related items (such as firearms, firearm parts and magazines, ammunition, tear gas, stun guns, switchblade knives etc.)
  17. "Pyramid schemes" and "Multilevel Marketing" and/ or similar scams which are solely listed for the purpose of defrauding users.
  18. Spam, abusive, duplicate, listing, fraud schemes (e.g. "Get rich quick" "work at homes" scams which are solely listed for the purpose of duping users)
  19. Inappropriate, Wrong Category (e.g. dining table listed as office furniture).
  20. Incorrect City / Location of Listing.
  21. International Listings.
  22. Currency, counterfeit or otherwise, credit cards
  23. Cell phone contracts
  24. Electronic surveillance equipment (incl. wiretapping and telephone bugging devices), TV de-scramblers, radar scanners and dash cams
  25. Pirated goods, illegal recordings

B. Without prejudice to the generality of the above, STRABL does not permit posting on our listing of classifieds in relation to the following:

  1. Stocks, bonds and other securities.
  2. Living, dead creatures and/or the whole or any part of any animal which has been kept or preserved by any means whether artificial or natural including rugs, skins, specimens of animals, antlers, horns, hair, feathers, nails, teeth, musk, eggs, nests, other animal products of any description the sale and purchase of which is prevented or restricted in any manner by applicable laws

C. Your listing, information, advertisement:

  1. Shall not be defamatory, trade libelous, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing. Further shall not be fraudulent, misrepresenting, misleading or pertain to the sale of any illegal, counterfeit, stolen goods and or services which do not belong to you or you do not have the authority for. Further still shall not infringe any intellectual property, trade secret, or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy of any third party.
  2. Shall not contain any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancel bots, Easter eggs or other computer programming routines that may damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information.
  3. Shall not be allowed to libel anyone or include hate, derogatory, slanderous speech directed at individuals or groups. You should not advocate violence or racism against other users or individuals or groups.

2. Duplicate Ad listings are not allowed.

Ads with the same content in the same region will be considered as duplicate ads and will not be permitted. Multiple ads are only advised if you have different items for rent. All duplicate ads would be deleted, and posters penalized if the problem persists.

4. Mature Audience/Sexually oriented material:

Items which are used for sexual activities are strictly prohibited as STRABL highly respects he country that it operates in. Moreover, titles that have adult graphics and texts are also prohibited for display.

Consequences of Breach of Listing Policy

Users who violate the prohibited items policy and/or the restricted items policy may be subject to the following actions:

  1. Suspension or termination of membership.
  2. Permanent blocking of access to the site.
  3. Reporting to Appropriate Authorities.

Listing Fees - will be charging a 15% commission of the rental amount on every transaction. i.e. 15% will be charged on the payout to the renter.

In the event of a cancellation made by the borrower in less than 24hours before start date, the paid amount will be refunded with a 5% deduction or in the event of a no show on the start date of the rental period, the same 5% deduction shall apply.

Method of payment -

We accept payments online using Visa and MasterCard credit/debit card in AED.

Refunds -

Refunds will be done only through the Original Mode of Payment.

General Provisions -

  1. All items listed for rent will be subject to the approval of STRABL. The approval process will take up to 24 hours, after which time, if the listing meets the necessary criteria, it will go live on the STRABL website.
  2. The decision of STRABL, as to whether to post will be final and not subject to appeal.

Take Down Policy -

If, for any reason a listing offends and the matter is brought to the attention of STRABL, STRABL may decide to remove the listing. This decision is entirely at the discretion of STRABL but the owner of the listing may contact STRABL for clarification.