Public Utility Service
|1||Urban Planning||The Urban Planning and Studies Department undertakes urban design studies of various communities and specific sites, which include studies of urban content and its improvement, through studying the existing situation and finding appropriate design solutions to upgrade those areas and improve them in proportion to their nature.|
|2||Areas Rehabilitation||The Urban Planning and Studies Department undertakes studies to rehabilitate the various communities in Dubai, especially the old areas, with a view to finding appropriate planning solutions by assessing the nature of those communities in terms of population numbers, demographic nature and existing conditions with the aim of eliminating negative phenomena resulting from several factors.|
|3||Area Planning and Re-planning||The department of Urban Studies and Panning prepares detailed plans for different areas such as residential, commercial and industrial areas, etc., taking into consideration planning requirements in terms of public service standards, and the requirements of all service agencies, based on the principles of sustainability and optimal use of land.|
|4||Drainage||The department of Sewage Projects is responsible for planning, designing and executing drainage and storm water networks in Dubai.|
|5||Using Recycled Water for Irrigation||The department of Sewage Projects works on planning and executing Dubai irrigation networks, including their design, and the designation of the projects needed for their development, maintenance and execution.|
|6||Specialized Planning Studies||The department of Urban Studies and Panning undertakes specialized studies related to housing, services and infrastructure facilities in Dubai, including planning and legislative policies and standards, and provides evidence and tools to support the planning decision.|
|7||Cleaning Dubai||The Waste Management department regulates the public cleaning works and garbage collection and transport from sub-areas, residential, commercial and tourist neighborhoods, main roads and highways, and public squares, as well as removing abandoned vehicles across Dubai. This is achieved through an integrated network of localized offices aiming at enhancing the efficiency of the services provided to our customers and the responsiveness to public requirements in order to provide distinguished environmental services.|
|8||Expand the Green Areas||The Agriculture and Irrigation department works on expanding green areas through planning, execution, development and maintenance of forestation and horticulture projects in Dubai.|
|9||Excavation, Conservation and Registration of Antiquities in Archaeological Sites||The Architectural Heritage and Antiquities Department regulates the inspection, drilling and excavation works on archaeological sites according to internationally approved standards, to ensure the accuracy and safety of archaeological excavations during all work phases. The department also records, documents, and restores the artifacts discovered during the excavation works, whether metallic, stone, organic, or pottery, to conserve them and prepare them for display in museums and exhibitions and in scientific publications.|
|10||Restoration and Rehabilitation of Historical Buildings||The Architectural Heritage and Antiquities Department renovates and restores historical buildings located within the historical area of Dubai.|
|11||Control of Stray Animals in the Emirate of Dubai|
Dubai Municipality is providing this service to achieve the following:
- Avoid any harm to animals abandoned in residential neighborhoods and highways and avoid risk of accidents or being run over.
- Maintain public safety and prevent accidents caused by animals on highways.
- Control numbers and breeding of cats through surgical control programs.
- TNR Assistance in sheltering stray dogs by delivering them reliable fosters after requiring them to vaccinate and register the animals, and commit to provide new care for them.
- Help in finding missing animals and return them to their owners after receiving the necessary commitments not to neglect them and to provide appropriate care conditions.
- Work on the application of CITES through the retrieval, confiscation and repatriation of endangered species, in coordination with the concerned authorities.
- Maintain public health by keeping in check diseases expected to be transmitted by stray animals.
- Preserve the overall view of the city and public properties and prevent animals from destroying them.
|12||Plant Reservation||The Agriculture and Irrigation department applies a number of preventive programs for the conservation of natural plant species and consequently Dubai’s plant wealth.|
|13||Preventive Control of Public Health Pests||The Health and Safety Department applies preventive programs which include surveying and monitoring of public health pests, monitoring of flying insects, crawling insects and rodents, and implementing actions to control public health pests.|
|14||Department of Parks and Recreational Facilities||Public Parks and Recreational Facilities Department handles the operation and management of public parks and recreational facilities in Dubai, in line with Dubai’s urban plan, and based on a comprehensive study of the residents’ needs. These facilities include public and specialized parks and facilities in addition to the Children’s City.|
|15||Management and Operation of Natural Reserves||The Environment Department manages and supervises natural reserves in an effort to conserve Dubai’s natural environment and wildlife and their diversified plant and animal species.|
|16||Management and Operation of Abattoirs to Provide the Service of Livestock Slaughter and Meat Preparation||The Health and Safety Services Department manages, operates and regulates the abattoirs in the Emirate of Dubai in accordance with the health standards that guarantee the health and safety of all types of carcasses.|
|17||Management of Public Beaches||The Environment Department manages, regulates, and supervises coastal zones to protect and develop their natural resources.|
|18||Management of Historical and Archaeological Sites and Museums||The Architectural Heritage and Antiquities Department manages museums and centres and other related entities concerned in the architectural heritage and antiquities.|
|19||Management, Operation and Maintenance of Plant Nurseries||The Agriculture and Irrigation department establishes, manages, operates and maintains plant nurseries and their production in Dubai.|
|20||Management, Operation and Maintenance of Cemeteries||The Health and Safety Department establishes, manages and regulates cemeteries, and provides comprehensive humanitarian services for the burial of the deceased in the Emirate of Dubai.|
|21||Management, Operation and Maintenance of Drainage, Irrigation, Surface Water and Rainwater Networks||The Department of Sewage Treatment Plants and Networks operates the primary and secondary sewage pumping stations, and the surface water and rainwater pumping stations in Dubai.|
|22||Management, Operation and Maintenance of Dubai Municipality Club||The Department of Human Resources manages, operates and maintains Dubai Municipality’s Club, including the management of club memberships and enabling members to benefit from its services and facilities.|