Addendum to Employment Contract – Change in Salary


Addendum to Employment Contract – Change in Salary

Basic Info

  • Applicable Region UAE
  • Available Languages
    English & Arabic
  • Document No 0000746
  • Version V 1.0
  • Last Updated 02-19-2024
  • Reviews 0
Document Summary

This is an addendum to the employment contract between the employer and the employee, whereby it sets out the terms and conditions between the employee and the employer.

The addendum amends and outlines the new terms of the compensation due to the employee by the employer.


The addendum must be agreed and signed by both parties.

The addendum shall comply with the laws and regulations of the employment relationship.

The addendum shall include all modified and amended terms to the employment contract.

The employer shall register the addendum to the employment contract in the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratization.

The terms of this addendum are in line with the provisions of Federal Decree Law No. 33 of 2021 regarding the regulation of employment relationship and its amendments.

The addendum contains the following sections:

  1. Definitions and Interpretation
  2. Scope and Purpose of the Addendum
  3. Term
  4. No Other Changes
  5. Counterparts
  6. Third Party Rights
  7. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
  8. Language


This document is intended for use in the United Arab Emirates.


This document is provided for reference only and is not intended to be, and should not be considered, legal advice. Determinations about whether this document will be appropriate in your particular situation or jurisdiction should be made after consultation with a legal counsel. Kanoony will not assume any legal liability that may arise from the use of this document.

Before Execution

  • The information on this front page or contained in the headers and footers of this instrument are for guidance purposes only.
  • Please delete this front page together with the information contained in the headers, footers, and the endnotes prior to circulating this letter. Where square brackets […] and highlights are used in the document, it indicates that there is missing or incomplete information which will need to be incorporated prior to signature.
  • Please remove the square brackets and all highlighting prior to signature.