Dubai resident visa, eligibility and requirements

UAE, UAE & UAE one of the fastest growing economy in world. The United Arab Emirates is situated in middle east.

Most of the people are know about this economy is grown through petroleum but this is not true.

Basically UAE are investing in the business and there tourism. Peoples are coming for business and tourism from around the world.

Recently all of you heard about one of the beautiful building which is The museum of the future.

It is situated in the UAE region Dubai.

Friends today in this post i will discussed about what is Dubai resident visa and how to get it ? and of course we will talked about their eligibility and the requirements.

So lets gets started.

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What is Dubai residence permit ?

So what is Dubai residence visa ? When a businessman or any kind of workers coming to Dubai then a special visa permit released by the Dubai government. This permit OR Visa is called as Dubai residence visa.

Basically Dubai resident visa is allowed to work in UAE. This visa is mandatory for all the peoples or workers who they are worked in Dubai OR UAE.

If you have this visa then you don’t have to pay extra charges while entry or exit in Dubai.

Dubai resident visa is valid for 2 -10 Years of time period. When your residence visa is over or expired then you have to pay and renew this visa.

This takes lot of money but your Dubai residence permit is expandable. You don’t have to worry about your renewal of visa.

If you have Dubai resident visa then, it doesn’t mean that you are a citizen of the UAE. You don’t have any kind of citizenship.

when your time period is over then you have to leave this country or if you continues you work then you have to pay for it. simple.

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GDRFA approval to enter Dubai

So who they are lived in UAE ? Here i have shared some information regarding –

  • When you dream job is conform then you company send your details to there ministry. One verification is completed then your are eligible to worked in UAE OR Dubai.
    • One last thing is missed about , In your verification process there is NOC Paper documents are send by your company to you and the ministry.
    • This documents are conforms that you are no objection to work here.
  • If you are worked in Dubai government offices then you are eligible to live in Dubai OR UAE.
  • If you are a businessman then you are eligible to work with Dubai government. Dubai government are welcomed for all the people who they are financially help their country.
  • One of the beautiful thing is there is no hidden charges to give taxes. That’s why this country called Tax haven country.
    • It means that you don’t have to pay taxes, your profit is your profit.
    • If you don’t have to give tax then why not people worked here. This is the coolest thing about Dubai government.
  • If you are purchase a land in Dubai then you are eligible to live officially and you will get the Dubai residence permit.
    • But purchasing a land in Dubai its very difficult. If you are interested in purchasing land in Dubai ? do comment.
      • I will make a post to provide some genuine information regarding Dubai property investment visa.

Some times this visa is called investor visa. Most of you people are asking about what is the investor visa and how to get it ? and another question which is minimum investment in Dubai for residency ?

I’m on the way to provide genuine tips because There are strict Dubai investor visa rules. So be patient.

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Dubai resident visa requirements

So lets talk about Dubai resident visa requirements. Friends when you are applying for this visa then you company ask some information regarding you and your profession, Country, and so on. I have shared some information. These are :

How to check your call letter job is valid ?
  1. A passport with 6 months validity.
  2. Current passport size photo.
  3. NOC – Paper. This documents are provided by your company. so don’t worry about that.
  4. Medical checkup’s. Most important COVID-19 Test
  5. You have to official online application form of UAE Visa.
  6. Flight tickets are most important thing.
  7. Keep you bank statements.
  8. If you are newly marriage then keep your marriage certificate.
  9. One last thing is purchase a health insurance.

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Where to get resident visa in Dubai ?

There are many ways to collect Dubai residence permit. But today in this post i have only discuses about two ways to collect this visa.

No.1 Apply for your dream job in Dubai company. Once your application is in process and if you are finally selected it means that your journey is half complete.

Once your verification is over then your company send a NOC – Paper and some extra documents. Collect it and take a flight for Dubai. Congratulations

No. 2 Second way is risky. In Dubai there are some company arrange this visa. This visa is called AJAD VISA. If you are interested to work in Dubai then you have to purchase it.

It cost around 4 – 5 AED. Getting this visa it means that you are working for level-3 jobs like Driver, Salesman job etc.

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UAE : embassy address

There are two UAE offices present in India, one is present in our capital which is Delhi and second one is present in Kerala.

Ground Floor, Ambience Commercial Complex 
(Ambience Tower), VASANT KUNJ 
Survey No. 16/1, 17, Muttathara Village, 
Manacaud, Near Fort Police Station, 
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
  • UAE Embassy opening & closing time : 9 am TO 4 pm
  • UAE Visa submitting time : 9.30 am TO 12.30 pm
  • UAE Visa receiving time : 2 am TO 4 pm


Guys, getting a Dubai resident permit is quite difficult. Its totally depends on your confidence. So be focus and passionate about you dream job.

I hope you are enjoying this post. If you have any query or any suggestion regarding this post please do comment. Thank you !

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Some FAQ

GDRFAD Full form ?

General Directorate Of Residency & Foreign Affairs – Dubai

Dubai golden visa meaning ?

Its a special visa released by UAE Gov. This visa is valid for 2 to 10 years. This visa uses only for who they are investing their money in UAE or scholars and much more.

How i get Dubai permanent residence

IF you want to get Dubai permanent residence then you have to purchase a land in the UAE. After your completion of your land papers your are eligible for the Dubai permanent resident.

How much Dubai residence visa cost ?

Its around 1000 – 1500/- AED In Indian rupees its around 20,669.07 – 31,003.61 ₹

How much Dubai investor visa cost ?

Its around 1000 – 1500/- AED In Indian rupees its around 20,669.07 – 31,003.61 ₹

What is Dubai golden passport and how can i get it ?

If you are investors, entrepreneurs, specialized talents OR bright students with promising scientific capabilities then you have to get it.

Dubai residence visa requirements ?

Read the article i have discussed.

How can i get Dubai pr for Indian

Dubai PR means Dubai private resident. This mean that if an Indian civil get a land in the Dubai

Where can i apply for golden visa Dubai

Go to the official website of Dubai.

How can i get freelance residence visa Dubai

Simply you have to go on official website of Dubai government and apply for this visa or you can checkout some third party services.

Disclaimer :

All these information collected form UAE Website. This is inform you that is a free service to Traveler’s. Please always check and confirm official site notice before you apply UAE VISA

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