How do I get ICV audited?

Upon the issuance of IFRS based financial statements that are audited by a licensed auditor from the Ministry of Economy, Suppliers are expected to complete the Certification Submission Template and approach one of the empaneled certifying bodies to obtain their ICV certificates. Adnoc has appointed 12 ICV certifying bodies who can audit your financial accounts. The ICV Certificate shall be prepared based on last audited financial statements, which shall not be older than 2 years from the certification year.

Do I need a ICV audit to work with Adnoc?

It is not compulsory to hold an ICV certificate to participate in ADNOC Group tender, suppliers that have an ICV certificate will have advantage during the tendering process (Suppliers without the certificate will be considered to have 0% ICV).

How do I register as a vendor for ADNOC?

Firstly you must check that you can meet the correct criteria for ADNOC Registration

You will require the below:

  1. A Mainland Abu Dhabi DED Licence. This may be in the form of an LLC or Foreign Branch.
  2. Supreme Petroleum Council (SPC) Approval.
  3. Relevant activities to the Work/Product list provided by ADNOC (they must match with your Licence activities.)

The next step is to consider the stages for registration and necessary documents required to submit to ADNOC for their review.

Stages for ADNOC Vendor Registration:

  1. Register and activate SAP Ariba Account number to provide access to ADNOC Commercial Directory.
  2. ADNOC Registration accessed via Ariba account number (all company documents and information details are required at this stage and to be submitted).
  3. 1 week for submission to be reviewed by ADNOC. If successful, ADNOC will then call to proceed to the Pre-Qualification Stage.
  4. Pre-Qualification – You will need to provide examples of projects, products, services and other threshold requirements. if accepted you will then successfully to be visible on ADNOCS Supplier list and registered as an ADNOC Vendor.

If you need assistance and advice on ADNOC Vendor Registration SPV and for further information on any other related company set up, local partner or PRO service matter in the UAE and wider Gulf do get in touch with us on +971 (0)4 456 1761 for Dubai or +971 (0)2 448 5120 for Abu Dhabi, email us at or complete the contact form below and we will be delighted to assist you.

How to replace your lost or damaged emirates identity card?

An emirates ID is an identity card issued by the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA), the emirates ID card contains your personal details and can only be issued once you have obtained your UAE resident visa.

If your emirates ID was lost or damaged, a replacement card can be obtained. The process will be to first prepare the e-form through one of the registered typing centres in the UAE or the ICA offices in the emirate you are currently in.

Alternatively you can apply directly through the online ICA portal – link here: https://beta.smartservices.ica... will need to provide copies of your passport, UAE resident visa, passport photo and copies of the lost emirates ID card. Then you will need to visit one of the ICA offices across UAE to have your photo taken and biometrics registered. this step The biometric registration is applicable only if you are more than 16 years old.

Your replacement emirates ID then can be issued after 5 – 7 working days and will come through Empost by recorded delivery.

If you need assistance in obtaining a new or replacement Emirates ID card please contact a member of the PRO Partner Group team who will be happy to help, use the contact form below or all us on +971 (0)4 456 1761 for Dubai or +971 (0)2 448 5120 for Abu Dhabi, or email us at

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