This page offers information about the provisions of justice as per the UAE’s Constitution. Also, read about the application of laws.
The concept of justice and safety is inherent in the UAE's government system and it is considered as a fundamental part of the UAE's Constitution and effective governance.
Article 14 of the Constitution provides that equality, social justice, safety, security and equal opportunities for all citizens shall be the pillars of the society.
For more provision of justice and safety in the UAE's Constitution, refer to Articles 16, 19, 21, 25 to 36, 40 and 41.
Full text of the UAE's Constitution can be found in English on the legislations portal and the MoJ mLegislation app (available on iTunes and Android).
The UAE has adopted a codified system of laws, which is transparent and protects the rights of all individuals. The UAE’s Constitution includes the following provisions:
For more information, read articles 25-28 and 44 of the UAE Constitution.