Important notes during the UAE Residence Visa Application - My Business Consulting DMCC

Important notes during
the UAE Residence Visa Application

When applying for the UAE Residence Visa the applicant should consider the below important information with regards whether the applicant is intended to obtain the visa outside the United Arab Emirates; is obtaining a visa inside the country and is planning to change the status inside the country as well; is applying inside the country and is planning to exit the UAE for the visa status change purposes.

Outside the Country

  • Applicant must not book or buy an airline ticket to UAE, unless copy of the UAE Entry permit is obtained.

  • Applicant must not apply for tourist or visit visa for UAE during the process of obtaining the Entry Permit.

  • Electronic Entry Permit will be sent via email. Make sure to print the entry permit before flight to UAE.

  • Make sure to obtain entry stamp on the passport and Entry Permit upon arrival in UAE.

  • Entry permit is valid for 60 Days. Applicant must enter UAE and process Medical Test and Emirates ID biometric before the validity ends.

  • Obtaining Medical Insurance Policy/Card is a mandatory requirement for UAE Residence Visa stamping.

  • Immigration will hold the Applicant’s passport throughout the visa stamping procedure, hence, Applicant cannot exit the country or withdraw the application. In case, of passport withdrawal without completion, full application will be cancelled.

  • Applicant must not book return ticket unless passport is return after visa stamping.

  • Residence visa holder must not stay outside UAE for more than 179 consecutive days or else the visa will become invalid and must be cancelled.

  • Visa Rules and Regulations, including procedures and requirements may change without prior notice.

  • Rejection or Approval of the visa is subject to UAE Immigration Authority.

Inside the Country with Local Status Change

  • Client must not apply for tourist or visit visa for UAE during the process of obtaining the Resident Permit.

  • After obtaining Entry Permit, we will process for Visa status amendment which no need for applicant to exit and re-enter UAE.

  • Resident permit is valid for 60 Days. Within the 60 days after issue of the Entry permit, client must comply the Medical test and Emirates ID Biometric necessary procedures for UAE Residence visa stamping.

  • Obtaining Medical Insurance is a mandatory requirement for UAE Residence Visa stamping.

  • Immigration will hold the Applicant’s passport throughout the visa stamping procedure, hence, Applicant cannot exit the country or withdraw the application. In case, of passport withdrawal without completion, full application will be cancelled.

  • The residence visa holder must not stay outside UAE for more than 179 consecutive days or else the visa will become invalid and must be cancelled.

  • Visa Rules and Regulations, including procedures and requirements may change without prior notice.

  • Rejection or Approval of the visa is subject to UAE Immigration Authority.

Inside the Country without Local Status Change

  • Client must not apply for tourist or visit visa for UAE during the process of obtaining the Resident Permit.

  • After obtaining Entry Permit, to proceed with E-signature for the Employment Contract.

  • Once Entry Permit Issued you have to Exit and Re-enter the country.

  • Resident permit is valid for 60 Days. Within the 60 days after issue of the Entry permit, client must comply the Medical test and Emirates ID Biometric necessary procedures for UAE Residence visa stamping.

  • Obtaining Medical Insurance is a mandatory requirement for UAE Residence Visa stamping.

  • Immigration will hold the Applicant’s passport throughout the visa stamping procedure, hence, Applicant cannot exit the country or withdraw the application. In case, of passport withdrawal without completion, full application will be cancelled.

  • The residence visa holder must not stay outside UAE for more than 179 consecutive days or else the visa will become invalid and must be cancelled.

  • Visa Rules and Regulations, including procedures and requirements may change without prior notice.

  • Rejection or Approval of the visa is subject to UAE Immigration Authority.