Dispute Request

Employment Dispute Settlements and Procedures


Dubai Development Authority Workforce Affairs provide guidance and mediation services for all workplace-related issues (covering both sponsored and permitted non-sponsored employees under DDA) to ensure a peace of mind and minimum hassle for both the employer and employee.

Services Offered by Workforce Affairs


Dubai Development Authority Employment Disputes team works closely with all concerned parties to resolve employment related disputes.The team provides guidance as well as two types of mediation, whether the dispute was filed by the employee or the employer.

Types of Claims


We offer mediation to any workplace dispute including, but not limited to:


  • Breach of Contract
  • Joining Competitors
Required Documents
  • Copy of Employee’s passport
  • Copy of contract


  • Breach of Contract
  • Final Settlement
  • Unlawful Termination
  • Unpaid Salary
Required Documents
  • Copy of Employee's passport
  • Copy of contract
  • Employment Identity Card

Our highly efficient and streamlined online process, help complainants to smoothly resolve any kind of employment dispute related to the workplace.

To receive a guidance, please call DDA Customer Care on Tel: 800-4-DDA (332) or via email at:info@dda.gov.ae