Employment Affairs Office


The Employment Affairs Office is a dedicated office within ADGM that oversees the operations of the Employment Regulations in respect to providing guidance, stakeholder liaison and ensuring best practice on employment matters.

Its objectives are to:

  • Set minimum employment standards for Employees
  • Promote a fair balance of rights and obligations between Employees and Employers
  • Foster employment practices that will contribute to the prosperity of ADGM

For enquires on employment affairs on Al Maryah Island, please contact us using the following contact details:

Email: EAO@adgm.com

Visit ADGM Employment Affairs Office in ADGM Authorities Building, Al Maryah Island, ADGM Square, 3rd Floor

Opening hours: 8:30am to 4:30pm (Monday to Thursday) and 8:30am to 1:00pm (Friday)

For further questions, visit our FAQs

Useful Documents

Guidance Notes

Standard Employment Contract

Employment Regulations FAQs (COVID-19)

Work Permit Guidance

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