Frequently Asked Questions

What type of companies can register with ADCE?

  • Consultants (architectural engineering consultancy - design and supervision)
  • Contractors (all types of building contractors)
  • Sub-contractors (civil and MEP works)
  • Material suppliers (building material suppliers)

What is the registration process to enlist a company with ADCE?

The registration process, required documents, system user manual and contact email address and number can be accessed by clicking here.

What are the working hours for ADCE?

Our office is open from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Sunday to Thursday.

To arrange an appointment to meet any of our staff, please email

Does ADCE assign projects to consultants?

No, the appointment of a consultant is nominated solely by the landlord or their authorised representative. ADCE does not hold any responsibility for appointing the consultant or any other party.

What are the vendor registration and renewal fees?

Vendor Type Registration/Renewal Fee Online Fee
Consultant AED 2,100 AED 3,150
Contractor (Special or 1st Grade) AED 5,250 AED 3,150
Contractor (2nd or 3rd Grade) AED 4,200 AED 3,150
Contractor (4th, 5th or 6th Grade) AED 3,150 AED 3,150
Sub-contractor AED 3,150 -
Supplier AED 3,150 -