The Benefits of an Addressing System

The Benefits of an Addressing System

What benefits will the new addressing system offer the Emirate of Abu Dhabi?
  •  Improve emergency response times
  •  Reduce travel time with more effective signage
  • Help to reduce environmental impact
  • Chart public health more accurately
  • Expand exploration by residents and tourists
  • Deliver goods, simpler and quicker
  • Tap into the growth of local and global online commerce
  • Provide a smart addressing system, with advanced features such as the QR code
  • Create a universal addressing platform so all service providers can use the same location reference
How will I or my business benefit from the new addressing system?

The most important benefit is that if there is an emergency situation the ambulance, fire engine or police can find the place quickly without difficulties, potentially saving lives in critical situations. For daily life of people and businesses the main benefit is similar; taxis, delivery companies, postal services as well as you friends and family members can find your place easily without being dependent on a long chain of landmarks to pass and to turn at. Another important benefit is that now all service providers can use the same address as a unique reference for identifying the location of their customers and subscribers, enabling more efficient and accurate communication between customers and providers.

When can I start using my new address?

If you reside in an area where the new addresses have been rolled out, you can start using your new address immediately.