Ras Al Khaimah Municipalityhad established in 1959 by the decree issued by His Highness Sheikh Saqr bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, may God rest his soul in peace, the municipality since the first years of its inception has had on bear a great responsibility, due to its achievements for some circles in the emirate as a circle of land, ports and traffic in addition to her work to ensure a clean environment free of contaminants and a decent life for members of the community by factors of health and safety, and to cope with the global developments and progress in the field of municipal, the municipal in the mid-sixties had renewed its Specialist role where adopted the administrative structure of the department, which includes a range of departments and divisions, in order to carry out the tasks entrusted them.
Based on the law of Ras Al Khaimah Municipality for the year 1981 and Resolution No. 5 of 2004 issued by His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi as Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah God save him, the new organizational structure of the Department of the municipality was developed to be able to keep up with economic developments , urban , commercial and environmental developments as well, the emirate Ras Al Khaimah has been review the terms of reference of the department, to cope with the developments and the emergence of other departments in the emirate, a strategic plan has been developing for the municipality which include the vision, mission, values and strategic objectives depending on the organizational structure. within the keenness of the Government of Ras Al Khaimah on the application of the latest styles and ways to provide services and make them available to citizens in order to fit with the evolution of work and the needs that accompany the development and growth of the UAE under the wise leadership of His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, a Member of Supreme Council and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, May God save him, all the sections of the municipality have been linked to each other automatically so as to ensure the coherence between speed and procedures and we have been used the latest systems in the field of information Technology which made the municipal departments able to use this technology for the benefit of the work without any obstacles, the application of the computer system in the municipality to raise the level of performance of the staff of the departments and the speed of completion of the transaction and to provide special services for the auditors .. and the accurate of implementation of the procedures with the full compliance with the regulations in force .. and the necessary stages to complete the execution of transactions.
In order to the care of Arabic language as a native language of the UAE, the language of the Quran and the language of parents and grandparents. Municipality has confirmed the use of classical Arabic as their primary language in their dealings and correspondence.