Important Update: Dubai's Rental Dispute Settlement Centre located at Dubai Land Department has replaced the earlier Dubai Municipality Rent Committee effective from 17/11/2013.
If either tenant or landlord has a dispute over rent, which cannot be negotiated themselves, the legal option is to bring the case to RDSC. HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, in his capacity as Ruler of Dubai has established the RDSC through Decree No. 26 for 2013. RDSC based at Dubai's Land Department replaces the earlier Dubai Municipality Rent Committee for rental disputes in Dubai. RDSC is is authorized by Dubai Government to provide a judicial system that can deal with rental disputes and settle legal issues in a quick, transparent and professional manner.
RDSC Fees & Documents
Settling a rent dispute through Dubai's Courts - Dubai.ae