Basic Info

  • Applicable Region UAE
  • Available Languages
    English & Arabic
  • Document No 000041
  • Version V 1.0
  • Last Updated 07-06-2023
  • Reviews 0
Document Summary

This Flexible Working Arrangement Request is used by an employee who has recently became parent to request a flexible work schedule in the period after the end of maternity or paternity leave.


This document provides an employee (Parent) the option to ask for a flexible arrangement in terms of working to adapt to the life of parenting.

It is important to note that in UAE employees are expected to resume work after the statutory maternity/paternity leave and it is fully discretional for the employer to approve or reject the request included in this Letter.


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

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.


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.