About the Council: 

Ajman Executive Council was established under the Amiri Decree #4 of 2003 to perform a leading role in the emirate in the field of developing general policies and strategic plans, aiming at upgrading all governmental services within Ajman to the highest degrees of quality and excellence, which will bring a lot of benefits to the locals and residents of Ajman. His Highness Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, the Ruler of Ajman issued the Amiri Decree #4 of 2014 regarding the restructure of Ajman Executive Council to reinforce infrastructural updates and keep abreast with the latest developments.

Role of the Council: 

The Council is considered the supreme executive authority that helps the Ruler of the emirate in the conduct of the affairs of the local government in accordance with the directives of the Ruler and within the limits of the Council’s jurisdiction. Moreover, the Council is given its own full legal and juridical capacity to perform all necessary actions in order to achieve its objectives as may seen necessary or appropriate.

The Council shall work within a qualified organization with sufficient powers to supervise and monitor the performance of the governmental structure in the emirate, to help in laying the foundation of Shura principles, mutual responsibility between the Ruler and the citizens and joint liability between governmental departments and establishments.

Objectives of the council: 

  • Assisting the Ruler in enhancing and maintaining security, order, and justice in the emirate
  • Working toward increasing the efficiency and productivity of local departments in the emirate, in addition to ensuring the provision of all public facilities and services in the optimum manner
  • Ensuring the implementation of the emirate’s vision and its strategic plans that aim at achieving comprehensive and sustainable development in all economic, social, educational, healthy, environmental and cultural fields
  • Taking care of the interests of locals and residents in the emirate, and work on raising their economic and social levels in ways that achieve social happiness and welfare, besides securing decent human life


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