Industrial Development Bureau

About IDB

Industrial Development Bureau

The Industrial Development Bureau (IDB) was established to develop and regulate the manufacturing sector in Abu Dhabi. The roles and responsibilities of the IDB include but are not limited to:
- Develop the overall Emirate manufacturing strategy and follow up on its implementation
- Develop policies for the manufacturing sector based on best practices
- Ensuring a competitive manufacturing environment in the emirate
- Issuance and renewal of licenses allowing the industrial facility to operate in the emirate



Rental Rebate Initiative

Rental Rebate

To reduce the burden of doing business for the private sector in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, the Department of Economic Development is pleased to introduce the new Rental Rebate initiative. The provided support comprises of rebates of up to 20% of rental contracts for the businesses within the specified categories..


Industrial Incentives

Abu Dhabi Local Content

Government spending is one of the most important pillars of the economy ..

Free Industrial license

As per the instructions of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan..

Electricity Tariff Incentive

The Electric Tariff Incentive Program aims to promote competitiveness..

Customs exemption

Customs exemption for industrial production line inputs is an exemption..

Industrial Journey 

Establishment Stage
Construction Stage
Production Stage