United Arab Emirates


BIFM has a growing community in the UAE and Middle East region, on this page you will find useful links and information on how BIFM can support you and your organisation; as well as wider information on our industry, the areas in which we work, and how we can develop your career.

The BIFM is a global professional body for facilities management (FM). Founded in 1993, we promote excellence in facilities management for the benefit of practitioners, the economy and society. Supporting and representing over 16,500 members around the world, both individual FM professionals and organisations, and thousands more through qualifications and training.

We promote and embed professional standards in facilities management. Committed to advancing the facilities management profession we provide a suite of membership, qualifications, training and networking services designed to support facilities management practitioners in performing to the best of their ability.

UAE Regional Group

The BIFM has a new regional community group, which means there will be local events covering a range of FM topics as continuing professional development provided throughout the year and networking events.

Build you local network and join today. Find out more about the regional group >

Develop your FM career

Our range of services and benefi ts are designed to help and develop
FM professionals at each stage in their career and include:

  • Membership
  • Qualifications
  • Information and resources
  • Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
  • Training
  • Networking.


Develop your FM employees

We provide options for employers to develop, recognise and reward
their FM employees. Employers can use our Facilities Management
Professional Standards to assess and plan staff development. We have
a number of options that provide recognition and help to develop the
skills and knowledge of FM staff:

  • Qualifications
  • Investors in FM Professional Development scheme
  • Training.


FM Business Confidence Monitor Middle East

The FM Business Confidence Monitor in the Middle East is supported by FM EXPO and i-fm.net to provide a depiction FM market confidence of the sectorís senior decision makerís service delivery teams throughout the region.

The 2016 monitor results were launched at the FM Expo, 23-25 May, Dubai.†
Members can download the 2016 report here

If you are not a member then please click here to get your copy