ICV Certification in Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED) had launched the Abu Dhabi Local Content Program (ADLC) with the following objectives:
In February 2020, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between ADDED and the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), to enhance cooperation and broaden the scope of the program to the overall Emirate level (UAE). Under the terms of the agreement, the ADDED’s ADLC Program and ADNOC’s In-Country Value Program (ICV) was integrated and standardized to produce a unified “In-Country Value (ICV)” certificate that will now be applicable for the Abu Dhabi Government’s commercial evaluation process of goods and services procurement.
The previous ADLC formula (implemented by ADDED) had now been modified for the calculation of the ICV Score. The formula is divided into the following attributes, where the amount spent across the UAE level (previously at Abu Dhabi level) will now be considered as added value. The calculation methodologies are explained in detail in the relevant sections... The following areas are taken into consideration:
Companies working directly as suppliers or indirectly as sub-supplier with the following Govt. and semi-Govt. Department is required to acquire the unified ICV certificate.