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The Leisure Marine Association MENA (LMA) is headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and promotes, protects, and  advances the interests of its members and the leisure marine community. The Association is dedicated advocate for the regional marine industry, including marinas, boat and yacht manufacturers, service providers, and equipment suppliers. LMA’s core objective is to promote and facilitate boat and yacht ownership and usage in the region while advocating for its members and the broader marine industry. 

Promoting Interests

We tirelessly work to promote, protect, and advance the interests of our members and the broader leisure marine industry.

Safety and Responsibility

We advocate for recreational boating as a safe, environmentally sound, and responsible leisure pastime, fostering a culture of safety and sustainability.

Industry Growth

We endeavor to increase recreational boat and yacht ownership in the region by supporting the development and promotion of the marine industry.

Safety Excellence

We are dedicated to ongoing safety improvements through training and the establishment of best practices, ensuring the well-being of all marine enthusiasts.


We collaborate with relevant organizations and authorities to address crucial issues related to the environment, boating safety, waterways infrastructure, and public facilities access.

Knowledge Exchange

We provide a dynamic platform for the exchange of knowledge, ideas, and experiences within the leisure marine industry, fostering innovation and growth.

Join us

in our mission to shape the future of the leisure marine industry in the Middle East and North Africa. Together, we will create a thriving and sustainable boating environment that benefits all who cherish the beauty and excitement of the sea.

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