The Dubai Municipality is one of the emirate’s largest government institutions in terms of services rendered and projects executed. It has jurisdiction over city services including waste management, health and public safety, planning and construction services. It’s also responsible for the upkeep of facilities including beaches, public parks, public markets and heritage sites. Over 40 services are provided through the DM web portal. They cover a range of areas including water and waste management, food safety, business, recreation, construction and accreditation.