Frequently asked questions

Usually the process takes 24 to 72 hours from the time of submitting the application and completing the fees payment. However, there are other factors to be taken into consideration that may takes additional time, so the processing time is subject to the procedure of the Immigration Department in the UAE.
No, separate applications must be submitted, application for each individual.
No, the application and service fees are non-refundable.
You must wait until your visa application is processed (approved/rejected).
No. You should have at least six-month validity in your passport at the time of entry to the UAE.
Once your visa is approved, you should receive an email with the visa attached.
No, children/housewives must be accompanied by their sponsors at the time of entry to the UAE.
No, you should have at least 3 month validity in your GCC residency at the time of entry to the UAE.
Once your visa is approved, you should receive an email with the visa attached. You can also download the visa from our website.
GCC Residents Entry Permit is valid for (30) days from issuance date, and stay period after entry is (30) days from entry date.
GCC Residents Entry Permit is valid for (60) days from issuance date, and stay period after entry is (60) days from entry date.