Sharjah Economic Development Department (SEDD)

Sharjah Economic Development Department

Sharjah Economic Development Department (SEDD)

In April of 1981, His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al-Qasimi, member of the Supreme Council, Ruler of the Emirate of Sharjah, issued the Amiri Decree No.18 establishing "The Economic Department", and thus founded the first local economic department in the history of the United Arab Emirates. This Department was to take over the local authority for the application of federal laws related to economic affairs, as well as the application of local decrees and orders related to the economy of the Emirate.

Contact Information

Sharjah Economic Development Department
Al Layyah District
P.O Box 829
Sharjah
United Arab Emirates
+971(6)5287999