Dubai being one of the best countries in the UAE (United Arab Emirates) is a country everyone longs to go to because of their environment and the pride the country has. So Dubai introduced a type of visa called “Dubai Visa on Arrival” to help some countries gain entrance into Dubai without much stress. Also, you can also apply for a “UAE Resident Visa” if you seek to live in Dubai.
Do I need a Visa to visit the UAE:
It depends on your country, check out the list of countries to see if your country is among them.
Here are the countries that Dubai offer “Visa on Arrival” to her Citizens:
- USA (United States of America)
- Hong Kong China
- UK (United Kingdom)
- Republic of Ireland
- San Marino
- Vatican City
The list is updated from time to time by the UAE Embassy and these countries get a 30-days visa-free of charge to Dubai with visa on Arrival.
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Dubai Visa on Arrival is accompanied by the following Airlines:
- Air Arabia
- Fly Dubai
- Turkish Airlines
- Indigo Airlines
Dubai Visa on Arrival for Indians:
Dubai on arrival visa can be applied for the Indians that met the following factors:
Indians with a normal visa with either a visit visa/green card from the US or a resident visa from the UK provided it is valid for 6 months from the date of arrival to Dubai.
It lasts for a maximum of 14 days.
Requirements for application of a Dubai Visa in India:
It takes 1-3 days to process a Dubai visa with the following requirements:
- Passport valid for at least 6 months
- Photocopy of filled application form
- Flight itinerary
- Hotel Reservation receipt
- 2 Passport photographs.
Can a Dubai visa be rejected for Indians:
Yes, any visa can be rejected due to some factors like Criminal records, non-professional occupation, or fake documents.
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UAE resident Visa:
A UAE resident visa is a visa to stay in any of the emirates within 3 years. Here are the factors and conditions that can help you get a UAE resident Visa:
- A job from a company or Government in UAE: Here the Company or the government will cater for the visa cost and all its requirements while you are there.
- A business in UAE that is in the form of an Investment
- Study in the UAE.
- Good health at the age of 18 and above.
Additional tips on Dubai Visa on Arrival:
Here are the advantages you gain from a resident visa in Dubai:
With a resident visa at UAE, you can do the following:
- Open a bank account with a preferred bank
- Have a driver’s license to drive a car.
- Register your child or children in school.
Final tips on Dubai Visit on arrival:
Dubai has finally added a permanent resident visa for investors and professionals in various fields of study so as to make their country continue to grow and attract tourists from all over the world.
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