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We Value Your Feedback - Suggestions & Complaints

We are committed to delighting you at every interaction with the Bank. Do connect with us and let us know how we are doing or even if you have a question. Your insights, suggestions and concerns are valuable and we would like to hear from you.

How Do You Communicate With Us?

  • Phone:  Just call 600 575 556 from within the UAE or +971 600 575 556 from abroad.
  • In person: Find the most conveniently located branch – just use ‘Branch/ATM Locator’ on our website to locate a branch.
  • Contact us through Please allow up to 2 working days for us to respond to your email.
  • Online Banking - Log in using your Online Banking credentials and select “Messages” from the top navigation panel
  • Mobile Banking Application - Log in using your Online Banking credentials and select “Contact Us” from the “Products and Services” option on the application menu. You can then send us the relevant feedback by selecting inquiry, suggestion or complaint.

How Do We Handle Complaints

As our customer, you have the right to timely resolution of your complaints and escalation to our Complaint Resolution Mechanism and The Central Bank of the UAE. On receipt of a complaint, we will:

  • Notify you that your complaint has been received within 2 business days of submitting the complaint
  • If we have not resolved your concern within the stipulated timeframe, we will provide you with an estimated resolution time within 4 business days of receiving your complaint
  • Provide you with weekly updates on the status of your complaint and a revised resolution timeframe  in the event we were unable to resolve your complaint within the stipulated timeline provided.
  • You will receive a response in writing from the Bank within 30 complete business days of receiving a complaint, as a final response in regards to your complaint
   If we are unable to resolve your complaint within 30 business days, we will: 
  • Inform you of the reasons for the delays
  • Specify a date when a decision can reasonably be expected (unless we are waiting for a response from you)
  • Provide you with information about your options for external escalation if the 30 business day time frame for complaint resolution is not met


Further Help

If you are not satisfied with the resolution from our Complaints Handling Team, you may escalate the matter to SANADAK UAE. Sanadak is the first legally established independent Ombudsman Unit, dedicated to upholding consumer rights within the realms of Lincensed Financial Institution.

However, they require that the matter is first addressed with the concerned Bank prior to routing it to them.

SANADAK UAE will only accept complaints which are raised within 6 months from the date you receive a final outcome from CBD.

Sanadak UAE Contact:

Address: Sanadak, Ground Floor & Fifth Floor, EIF Building, Sector E25, P15/A – Abu Dhabi, UAE

Office hours:  8:30 AM to 3:30 PM, Monday to Thursday, and from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM on Friday

Phone: 800 SANADAK/ 800 (7262325)


If you have any enquiries about Sanadak, please contact via e-mail:

Central Bank Contact:

Mail: P.O. Box: 854

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Phone: +971 2 6652220

Fax: +971 2 6652504



Customer Service Charter

For details on our Customer Service Charter, please Click here

Privacy Statement

CBD may collect personal information in an attempt to resolve your complaint. By submitting a complaint, you acknowledge that CBD may disclose your information to third parties for resolving your complaint or where it is required or allowed by law. You may request access to all your personal information at any CBD branch.

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