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 further information, please visit our FAQs and guidance documents below. 

Please note the EAO cannot provide legal advice. For any legal queries, we recommend seeking independent legal advice.

Useful Documents

Guidance Notes

Standard Employment Contract

Employment Regulations FAQs (COVID-19)

Work Permit Guidance

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