IntroductionAbu Dhabi Global Market (“ADGM”) is established pursuant to Abu Dhabi Law No. 4 of 2013 as a financial free zone in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, with its own civil and commercial laws. ADGM offers market participants a world-class legal system and regulatory regime.This document has been prepared to guide clients in identifying the registrable beneficial owners of ADGM Entities.
Registration Authority OfficeThe Registration Authority (the “Registrar”) is an independent authority, which has the powers granted to it under the Abu Dhabi Law No. 4 of 2013. The Registrar’s office is located at 3rd floor, ADGM Building, Abu Dhabi Global Market Square, Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
The Registrar’s main functions• Registration of ADGM establishments• Registration of business names and maintenance of register• Registration of post-incorporation documentation and event-driven filings• Registration of changes in business name particulars• Registration of changes in directors, officers, shareholders and share capital• Enforcement, prosecution and strike off, dissolution or restoration of ADGM establishments• Cancellation of Commercial Licenses, amendment, suspension, etc.
Opening HoursThe Registrar’s office is open to public from Sunday to Thursday, 9:00am to 3:00pm and may be contacted during normal working hours at +971 2 3338777 or by email at email@example.com