Salary Reduction Proposal Instead of Redundancy


Salary Reduction Proposal Instead of Redundancy

Basic Info

  • Applicable Region UAE
  • Available Languages
    English & Arabic
  • Document No 0000837
  • Version V 1.0
  • Last Updated 05-31-2024
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Document Summary

This letter is used by an employer to propose a temporary reduction to an employee’s salary. It acts as an alternative to terminating the employment due to financial difficulties or business decline.


In this letter, it is recommended for the employer to state the reason behind the decision to reduce the employee’s salary.

The employer must state the new proposed salary.


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.


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.