Planning And Construction

Building Publications

In order to contribute to the architectural evolution locally & globally; Building Department is pleased to publish its distinctive publications on the website.

Dubai Buildings Codes

A Sustainable Dubai 
The Dubai Municipality Report 2016

Al Sa'afat - Dubai Green Building System
Version 1.1 - 2016

Modifications table



    Code of Construction Safety Practice

  • CONTAIN TO: Code of Construction Safety Practice
  • AVAILABLE IN: Dubai Municipality Main Office - Ground Floor - Customer Service Counter of the Qualification and Building Studies Section.
  • Download the  e-book of  the “Code of Construction Safety Practice"



  • CONTAIN TO: Local orders and regulations issued Atidah on the organization of practicing the profession of engineering consultancy in the Emirate of Dubai
  • AVAILABLE IN:  Dubai Municipality Altawar Office - Ground Floor - Customer Service Counter of the Qualification and Building Studies Section
  • PRICE:20 DHS
  • Download The  E-Book Of  The click here


    E-Services Section Of Building Permits Procedures Guide





    Green Building Regulations and Specifications




     Practice Code For Green Building

  • CONTAIN TO: The Practice Guide of Green Building Regulations and
    Specifications - first edition 2011 is a book that explains how to apply Green
    Building Regulations and Specifications that have been adopted to be applied
    mandatory to all buildings and establishments belonging to government authorities
    in the Emirate of Dubai and voluntary in buildings and establishments belonging to
    the private sector and  continue the application voluntary for a period of three years
    starting from the date of 1/1/2011 and to be evaluated after the expiry of that period.
  • AVAILABLE IN:  Dubai Municipality Altawar & Manara Offices - Ground Floor
     - Customer Service Counter of the Qualification and Building Studies Section
  • PRICE:50 DHS
  • Download the  e-book 

    Part 1 – Part 2 – Part 3 – Part 4 – Part 5 – Part 6 – Part 7 – Part 8


    Design Life Extension of RC Structures:

      Download the  e-book: Part 1 Part  2 Part 3





      (All the files format PDF, 2010-2014, size less than 1 MB)

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