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36. Service of documents

(1) Where an enactment authorises or requires a document to be served on a person, whether the expression "serve", "give" or "send" or any other expression is used, then, unless the contrary intention appears or unless contrary provision is made by the enactment, the document may be served —
(a) in the case of an individual —
(i) by delivering it to the individual personally; or
(ii) by leaving it at, or by sending it by pre-paid post to, the usual or last known address of the place of residence or business of the individual;
(b) in the case of a partnership —
(i) by delivering it to the secretary or other like officer of the partnership; or
(ii) by leaving it at, or by sending it by pre-paid post to, the principal or last known place of business of the partnership in the Abu Dhabi Global Market;
(c) in the case of a body corporate —
(i) by delivering it to the secretary or other like officer of the body corporate; or
(ii) by leaving it at, or by sending it by pre-paid post to, the registered office or a principal office of the body corporate in the Abu Dhabi Global Market.
(2) Nothing in subsection (1) —
(a) affects the operation of any enactment that authorises the service of a document otherwise than as provided in that subsection; or
(b) affects the power of a court to authorise service of a document otherwise than as provided in that subsection.