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Abu Dhabi Civil Defense

Abu Dhabi Civil Defense Authority’s commitment is to work with high professionalism to achieve the safety of lives and property, protect them from risks, reduce losses, and spread a culture of preventive awareness with qualified cadres, accompanying equipment, partnership and fruitful cooperation.

Abu Dhabi Sewerage Services Company

ADSSC has a strategic plan that aims to promote the company to be recognized globally. In consistent with Abu Dhabi Vision 2030 to develop a dynamic economy and to enhance the performance of Abu Dhabi government, and to be at international level in the few coming years.

Abu Dhabi Distribution Company

Abu Dhabi Distribution Company (ADDC) plans, operates, maintains and owns network distribution assets and directly interfaces with water and electricity customers in Abu Dhabi's central and Al Dhafra regions, leveraging technical expertise and best-practice customer-care solutions.

Abu Dhabi Water & Electricity Authority

ADWEA group of companies: Abu Dhabi distribution company ADDC, Al Ain distribution company, Abu Dhabi transmission and dispatch company, Abu Dhabi water and electricity company, Al Marfa power company.


Department of Municipalities and Transport

The DMT ensures the highest standards of safety, security, sustainability and technological developments of land, air and maritime transport networks of the Emirate, in line with the highest international standards and UAE legislation.

Department of Tourism and Culture (DCT)

The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi drives the sustainable growth of Abu Dhabi’s culture and tourism sectors, fuels economic progress and helps achieve the UAE capital’s wider global ambitions.

Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority

Abu Dhabi Agriculture & Food Safety Authority is the local authority in charge of agriculture, food safety, food security and biosecurity in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. It aims to develop a sustainable agriculture and food sector and protect the health of animals and plants to enhance the biosecurity and achieve food security.

Integrated Transport Center (ITC)

The Integrated Transport Centre (ITC) has been established pursuant to the law issued by H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, in his capacity as the ruler of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, on November 2016, in amendment of Law no. 19 of 2006 regarding Taxi regulation in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. ITC is affiliated with the Department of Municipalities and Transport and is supervised by it.

Department of Health – DOH

Department of Health - Abu Dhabi is the regulative body of the Healthcare Sector in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and ensures excellence in Healthcare for the community by monitoring the health status of the population.

Al Ain Municipality – AAM

Al Ain City Municipality is a government institution basically directed to serve Al Ain Area, which covers Al Ain City and the neighboring outskirts. Established in 1967, Al Ain City Municipality stands as a leading institution of development in the area. This is due to the role it plays and the programs and services it renders for improving the quality of life to the highest possible standards.

Al Ain Distribution Company – AADC

AADC is the sole distributor and supplier of water and electricity in the Eastern Region of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi (Al Ain city and its surrounding rural areas).

Al Dhafrah Region Municipality Approval

Al Dhafrah Region Municipality provides its services in the Al Dhafra region of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi through integrated government service centers in Madinat Zayed, Al Mirfa City, Liwa City, Sila City, Ghayathi City, Delma City and Al Ruwais City.


Abu Dhabi Airport Free Zone - ADAFZ

Abu Dhabi Airports Free Zone is a wholly owned subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Airports. It operates Airports' Free Zones, a Logistics Park, Business Parks, Business Centers and One Stop Shop Services. These underpin Abu Dhabi’s plans to establish itself as a dynamic business center in support of the Abu Dhabi 2030 Economic Vision.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company

Abu Dhabi Airports is a public joint-stock company, Abu Dhabi Airports is part of ADQ, one of the region’s largest holding companies with a diverse portfolio of major enterprises spanning key sectors of Abu Dhabi’s non-oil economy.

Khalifa Industrial Zone – Abu Dhabi – KIZAD

KIZAD delivers unique advantages – extensive size, world-class infrastructure, free zone and domestic industrial zone solutions, dedicated investor support, tax-free environment with competitive operating costs and strategic location with access to regional and international markets.

Industrial City of Abu Dhabi- ICAD

ZonesCorp, an AD Ports Group company, is a dynamic economic development organisation located in the heart of Abu Dhabi. Launched in 2004 by the Abu Dhabi Government, it is the largest operator of purpose-built Economic zones in the United Arab Emirates.

Higher Corporation for Specialized Economic Zones - Zones Corp.

ZonesCorp is the largest operator of purpose built industrial zones in the UAE, providing investors with a world class platform that encourages growth. We are the prime destination for businesses looking to establish a strong presence in the MENA region and service markets in both Eastern and Western hemispheres.

AUH Malls

Mainly for fit out works, the concerned mall approval should be obtained.

Abu Dhabi Education Council

ADEK’s main role is to develop the education system in Abu Dhabi, and promote a culture of creativity, sustainability and excellence, with a focus on developing human, social and economic capabilities.

Ministry of Infrastructure

In line with the plan of merging the Ministries of the Infrastructure Development and Energy and to join the Sheikh Zayed Housing Program and the Federal Land and Maritime Transport Authority to the new Ministry, as well as the needs and aspirations of the community groups, the Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure implements a strategic plan aiming, in its entirety, to organize, develop and enhance the competitiveness of the UAE

Ministry of Justice and Islamic Affairs

The Ministry of Justice seeks to preserve public and private rights, freedoms and funds in accordance with the constitution and the law through an independent, effective and specialized judicial apparatus and an advanced and efficient legal and administrative apparatus, by relying on qualified national cadres

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