Join the Irish Business Network Dubai

In order to join the Irish Business Network there are certain criteria which needs to be met in order for us to issue the membership.

As per the Articles of Association mandated by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce individuals applying for an IBN membership must meet at least one of the following criteria before membership will be approved.

  • Applying applicant must be Irish and hold a valid Irish passport
  • Applying applicant is currently employed by an Irish owned company.
  • Applying applicant’s spouse or parent is Irish.

All memberships are processed manually at IBN meetings, we accept both cash payment, cheques issued to Irish Business Council and bank transfers.

If you wish to obtain more information regarding joining the IBN please contact Amanda Gavin on

Membership Dates

Our membership year runs from 1st October 2017 to 31st September 2018.

Membership Categories

  • Professional Membership - AED700

    Individual Membership that allows one vote at the AGM

  • Young Business Network Membership - AED500

    Under 35’s. Allows one vote at the AGM

  • Overseas Members - AED50

    IBN membership while living overseas

  • Corporate Membership - AED1200

    Companies of Irish origin doing business in the UAE (Two representatives from the same company) These two people need to remain the same throughout the year. Allows two votes at the AGM.

Membership Benifits


20% off Food & Beverage

20% discount for IBN members at:

  • McGettigans JLT – Bonnington Hotel
  • McGettigans DWTC – Dubai World Trade Centre
  • McGettigans Madinat – Souk Madinat Jumeirah
  • McGettigans AUH – Al Raha Beach Hotel

The Jumeirah Beach Hotel

30% off Food & Beverage

30% discount for IBN members at:

  • Dhow & Anchor
  • La Parrilla
  • Naya
  • Uptown
  • Der Keller
  • Carnevale
  • Villa Beach
  • Beach Lounge
  • Latitude
  • Palm Court
  • La Veranda
  • Beachcombers

Emirates Airlines

Discount travel to Dublin

As an IBN member you are entitled to up to 7% discount on flights to Dublin return.

The discount may vary due to ticket price on the day. All flights booked need the origin to be in Dubai.

T&C’s apply. Available with membership

The Kildare Village

10% Discount

IBN members are entitled to a 10% discount & a voucher for a complimentary tea or coffee

Ted Morgan

20% Discount

20% OFF for Cut, Colour and Blowdry Exclusive only at our Town Center Jumeirah Branch

T&C’s apply. Available with membership

The Ritz Carlton, JBR

20% Discount

20% Off all restaurants and 20% off in The Ritz Carlton Spa

The Hilton Hotel JBR

Food & Beverage Discount

30 % discount at 3 of our signature venues – Pure Sky Lounge, BiCE restaurant and Wavebreakers.
20 % discount on our Outside Catering Services

T&C’s apply. Available with membership

Jumeirah Emirates Towers

30% off Food & Beverage

IBN members receive a 30% off Food & Beverage at:

  • Mundo Lunch
  • Alfies Lunch
  • Rib Room Dinner

T&C’s apply. Available with membership

Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi

IBN member discounts on Food & Beverage, Spa and Rooms

20% discount on the total F&B bill at Urban Kitchen, The Capital Grill, Benjarong and Orchid Lounge

20% discount on the total bill at Namm Spa.

20% discount on Dusit Best Available room Rates

T&C’s apply. Available with membership

MaisonPrive Holiday Homes

20% off the best available rates

MaisonPrive Holiday Homes LLC are pleased to offer a discount to IBN members of 20% off the best available rates for MaisonPrive short term apartment rental properties in Dubai.

MaisonPrive, a virtual hotel, offers private residential properties as an alternative to traditional hotels. Whether for a few nights, weeks or months, MaisonPrive holiday homes offer the highest standard of accommodation in the very best parts of Dubai. Our portfolio covers Dubai Marina, JBR, Palm Jumeirah, DIFC and Downtown. Each of our properties are hand picked with only the best buildings, facilities and furnishings accepted.

T&C’s apply. Available with membership