Joining BBG Abu Dhabi

Joining BBG Abu Dhabi

BBG Abu Dhabi invites applications to join the BBG as either an Individual or Associate.

BBG Abu Dhabi membership runs on a calendar year basis from January to December. We are now offering a pro rata membership rate to join at 50% discount from July to December.

Membership Subscription, 1 July 2021 – 31 December 2021

New Individual Membership :

  1. Any British Citizen holding a professional or managerial appointment living and working in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi; or
  2. Any National of the United Arab Emirates representing British goods or services in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi (whether in his own name or as a sole owner or partner in an Abu Dhabi registered company; or
  3. Any person holding a senior professional or managerial appointment not otherwise eligible for membership who lives in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and works for either a British Company or an Abu Dhabi registered agency representing British goods or services.

Membership Application form – please contact membership@bbgauh01.ae

New Associate Membership:

Associate membership status of the Abu Dhabi British Business Group is open to any individual who is not eligible for membership according to the Constitution, but who is interested in the promotion and development of business relations between the United Kingdom and Abu Dhabi and the United Arab Emirates.

There is no restriction on where an Associate is resident or domiciled nor on his/her nationality.

He/she will receive copies of the Group’s publications and notices of its business, social and networking events. An Associate may attend any of these events on payment of the applicable guest fee.

Associate status is subject to the approval of the Committee of the Abu Dhabi British Business Group.

Membership Application form – contact membership@bbgauh01.ae

Membership fees (inclusive of 5% VAT)

 

One off Administration Fee for new Individual and Associate Members AED 210
Pro Rata 2021 Membership AED 475
Pro Rate 2021 Associate Fee AED 475

Applications for membership of the Group should be made on the form above either in writing or by e-mail to membership@bbgauh01.ae. To be eligible for consideration, applicants must be able to demonstrate to the satisfaction of the Committee that they meet the criteria applicable. In all cases, membership is subject to final approval of the Committee and is effective on payment of the relevant subscription for the current membership year.

Corporate Representative Membership subject to Commitee approval:

A British Company’s most senior staff member living and working in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi who is a British Citizen or such other senior resident employee whom that Company nominates in his place and the Committee approves.

For these purposes a “British Company” means a company incorporated in the United Kingdom, or a British business or firm resident in the United Kingdom having directly or indirectly a legally constituted business presence in Abu Dhabi.

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