1- Federal law No(23) introduced in 2006 specifies Civil Defence role as follows “protection of lives, properties and sources of national wealth during peace & war times and at crisis & emergency situations”.
2- Predict disasters & crisis to prepare required plans to manage , and create & outfit emergency management centers.
3- Prepare risks & disasters protection program, setting general alarm system for residents during emergency situations.
4- Form teams needed to carry out response and relief operations and participate in restoration of life back to normal in affected areas.
5- Prepare evacuation & shelter plans for residents of Dubai.
6- Prepare, outfit and manufacture tools & equipments necessary to sustain Civil Defence operations
7- Prepare joint evacuation training program for both civilian and volunteers
8- Conduct preventive awareness program for community members
9- Coordinate assistant & support efforts cater to regional departments.