VISA SERVICES IN
DUBAI & THE UAE

Our services streamline access for visitors, investors, or business owners seeking to work, establish a business, or reside in the UAE. We offer a range of visa types and ensure a smooth and efficient process. Our visa services include:

  • Work / Employment Visa
  • UAE Green Visa
  • Golden Visa
  • Business Visa
  • Residency Visa
  • UAE Family Visit Visa
  • Tourist Visit Visa
  • Re-Entry Extension
  • 5 Year Multiple Entry Visa
  • Electronic Visa Waiver
  • Freelance Visa
  • Special Visa, Missions and Organizations Visa
  • Education Visa
  • GCC Visa (for UAE residents)

IMPORTANCE OF PROPER DOCUMENTATION FOR ENTRY INTO THE UAE

For entry into the UAE, proper documentation is essential. Submitting the correct visa paperwork remains crucial. Important documents include, but are not limited to:

  • Appropriate UAE visa type.
  • Valid passport with at least two adjacent empty pages.
  • Travelers must possess a suitable UAE insurance policy covering medical expenses, trip cancellation, and lost luggage.

Our team at Creation Business Consultants thoroughly prepares all required documentation, ensuring compliance with UAE immigration requirements for a smooth entry process into the country.

TYPES OF VISA SERVICES IN THE UAE

The UAE offers various types of visas based on the purpose of travel, including tourist visas, employment visas, residency visas, student visas, and investor visas, among others. At Creation Business Consultants, we facilitate the visa application process, ensuring a seamless experience for our clients. Explore the diverse visa types available in the UAE:

  • Work Visa (Employment Visa): Issued to foreign nationals who have secured employment with companies or organizations in the UAE. Work visas enable holders to legally work and reside in the country for the duration of their employment contract. They are typically sponsored by the employer and may require documentation such as a job offer letter, employment contract, and medical fitness certificate. Work visas provide holders with legal employment rights, including access to the labor market and employment benefits, while also ensuring compliance with UAE labor laws and regulations.
  • Business / Mission Visa: Intended for individuals traveling to the UAE for business-related activities, such as projects for a certain time, attending meetings, conferences, exhibitions, or negotiations. Business visas allow holders to engage in business activities but generally prohibit employment.
  • Residency Visa: A Residence Visa is granted to individuals already in the UAE on an entry or tourist visa, enabling legal residence and work privileges. It can be valid for up to two years, extendable to five or 10 years under specific criteria. Various types of Residence visas are available, including business, golden, property owner, retirement, remote work, and student residence visas.
  • Family Visit Visa: Granted to family members of UAE residents or citizens, allowing them to join their relatives in the country. Family visas enable spouses, children, parents, and other relatives to live with their sponsors (under certain conditions) in the UAE.
  • Tourist Visa: Designed for individuals planning to visit the UAE for leisure, tourism, or recreational purposes. Tourist visas are typically valid for short stays and may vary in duration depending on the traveler’s nationality and the issuing authority.
  • Student Visa: Granted to international students enrolled in educational institutions in the UAE. Student visas allow holders to pursue academic studies and may have specific requirements, such as proof of enrollment and financial support.
  • Transit Visa: For passengers transiting through the UAE to reach their destination. Transit visas permit short stays in the UAE during layovers between flights and are typically valid for a limited period, depending on the traveler’s itinerary.
  • Investor Visa: Available for individuals who invest in business or property in the UAE. Investor visas are designed to attract foreign investment and may offer long-term residency or other benefits to eligible investors.
  • Freelance Visa: Designed for freelancers and self-employed individuals to legally work in the UAE. Freelance visas allow holders to conduct business activities independently and may be issued by certain free zones or authorities in the UAE.
  • Golden Visa: The UAE Golden Visa grants highly skilled foreigners special privileges, allowing them to reside, study, or work in the UAE. Valid for 5 to 10 years, this visa is available to investors, owners of property valued at AED 2M, entrepreneurs, scientists, outstanding students or graduates, and frontline heroes (under certain criteria).

Experience hassle-free UAE visa services. Contact us today to start your visa application process with confidence.

 

UAE VISA APPLICATION PROCESS

At Creation Business Consultants, we excel in managing every aspect of the visa application procedure for our clients, guaranteeing a seamless and effective experience. Below, you will find comprehensive information on different visa types and the essential documentation needed:

UAE WORK (EMPLOYMENT) VISA, INCLUDING GENERAL MANAGER (GM) VISA

This visa is for employers who want to recruit workers to come and work for their companies in the UAE. Employment visas are typically issued by the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA) in the respective emirate where the applicant will be working.

The employment contract is issued by the employer through the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratization (MoHRE) and once approved, an electronic copy is shared with the applicant. 

DOCUMENTATION REQUIRED FOR WORK (EMPLOYMENT) VISA:

  • Valid passport with at least 6 months remaining validity.
  • Two passport-sized photographs of the applicant in line with UAE requirements.
  • Copies of academic qualifications must be attested by the UAE Embassy or consulate in your country, along with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of your country and the UAE.
  • Fully completed and labor compliant signed employment contract.
  • Documents from the hiring company, such as the company’s commercial license or business card.
  • Medical certificates must be obtained from a government-approved health center in the UAE.

At Creation Business Consultants, we streamline the entire visa application process for our clients, guaranteeing a seamless and efficient experience. Our team of experts will:

  • Assist in Document Preparation: We help gather all necessary documents, ensuring each document is correctly authenticated and certified.
  • Schedule Appointments: We arrange appointments with the relevant UAE Embassy/Consulate or approved agents, minimizing delays.
  • Coordinate Medical and Legal Procedures: We manage and complete your medical examination.
  • Provide End-to-End Support: From the initial application to the final approval, we oversee the entire process, allowing you to focus on other business matters.

 

UAE TEMPORARY WORK VISA

The UAE temporary work permit allows individuals to legally work for an employer for a duration of six months. Issued by the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratization (MoHRE), this permit enables companies in the UAE to hire workers for specific projects or tasks. Applicants for temporary work permits can be sponsored by either their employer or their family members residing in the UAE.

DOCUMENTS NEEDED FOR UAE TEMPORARY WORK PERMIT:

  • Clear colored photo with a white background.
  • Passport copy with a validity period of at least six months.
  • Official job offer form issued by the Ministry, signed by both the employer and employee.
  • Academic Certificates.
  • Professional license issued by the competent authority:
    1. Examples include doctor, nurse (issued by the Ministry of Health – Department of Health).
    2. Teacher, teacher assistant (issued by Ministry of Education, Knowledge Authority (Dubai), Abu Dhabi Education Council, Sharjah Education Council).
    3. Fitness Trainer (Youth and Sports Authority).
    4. Advocate (Ministry of Justice).
  • No objection letter from the current employer.

 

UAE BUSINESS VISA

In the UAE, various business visa options are available to accommodate the needs of entrepreneurs, investors, and professionals worldwide. Understanding these options is essential for aligning with your business goals in the UAE. While specific requirements vary for each visa, certain documents are necessary for every application. Additional requirements will be outlined in the respective visa sections to ensure a smooth process.

DOCUMENTATION REQUIRED FOR UAE BUSINESS VISA:

For a business visa in the UAE, the required documents typically include:

  • Valid passport with a minimum validity of six months.
  • Recent passport-sized photographs with a white background.
  • Completed visa application form, accurately filled out and signed.
  • Documents related to the purpose of the visit, such as a letter of invitation from the host company in Dubai, a letter of support from the applicant’s company, or any other relevant business-related documents.
  • Proof of sufficient funds to cover the expenses during the stay in the UAE, such as bank statements or sponsorship letters.
  • Details of travel arrangements, including flight bookings and accommodation reservations.
  • Some visa types may require health insurance coverage for the duration of the stay in the UAE.

Depending on the specific type of business visa and the applicant’s nationality, additional documents or requirements may apply. For exact documents and assistance with the visa application process, you can get in touch with Creation Business Consultants, and we will handle the process for you.

 

UAE RESIDENCY VISA

The process for obtaining a UAE Residence Visa includes determining the visa type, securing sponsorship, gathering required documents, submitting the application, undergoing a medical examination, providing biometric data, waiting for processing, receiving the visa, and traveling to the UAE. For precise guidance and assistance throughout this process, you can get in touch with Creation Business Consultants.

DOCUMENTATION REQUIRED FOR UAE RESIDENCY:

Collect all necessary documents for your visa application, including:

  • Valid passport with validity exceeding six months from the application date.
  • Two passport-sized photographs meeting UAE specifications.
  • Completed visa application form.
  • Medical fitness test result.
  • Proof of health insurance coverage in the UAE.

 

UAE FAMILY VISIT VISA

A UAE resident or citizen must act as the sponsor for the family visit visa. The sponsor submits the visa application along with the required documents to the relevant UAE immigration authorities. The visa application undergoes processing by the UAE immigration authorities. Once approved, the Family Visit Visa is issued to the applicant. The visitor travels to the UAE and presents the visa documentation at the airport of entry.

For precise guidance and assistance throughout the Family Visit Visa application process, individuals can get in touch with Creation Business Consultants.

DOCUMENTATION REQUIRED FOR UAE FAMILY VISIT VISA:

The following documents are commonly required for a Family Visit Visa application:

  • Sponsor’s valid Emirates ID or passport copy.
  • Applicant’s passport copy with a validity of at least six months.
  • Passport-sized photographs of the applicant.
  • Relationship proof between the sponsor and the applicant (such as a marriage certificate for spouses or birth certificate for children).
  • Sponsorship undertaking letter, stating responsibility for the visitor during their stay in the UAE.
  • Accommodation proof (such as a tenancy contract or hotel reservation).
  • Financial proof, demonstrating the sponsor’s ability to support the visitor’s stay in the UAE.

 

UAE TOURIST VISA

For a visit to Dubai and the UAE, there are various tourist visa options available based on eligibility. These include single entry tourist visas, available for either 30 or 60 days, as well as multiple-entry tourist visas. For longer stays, there is the option of a multiple-entry long-term tourist visa. Additionally, there are transit visas for 48 or 96 hours and visa on arrival options ranging from 30 to 90 days based on nationality. Furthermore, residents of GCC countries can apply for an eVisa, although GCC citizens typically have visa-free entry. Travellers seeking to enter Dubai with a visit visa must possess 3,000 AED in cash, return tickets, and proof of accommodation, particularly for “lower-income individuals and first-time visitors”.

DOCUMENTATION REQUIRED FOR UAE TOURIST VISA:

Each visa type has its specific document requirements, but commonly needed documents include:

  • Recent passport photograph.
  • Passport or travel document, valid for at least six months.
  • Valid health insurance.
  • National identity card (for certain nationalities).
  • Travel ticket indicating onward journey; for transit visas, travel should occur within 96 hours of arrival in Dubai.
  • For GCC residents, a copy of your residence permit.

At Creation Business Consultants, we ensure that your visa application process is seamless and hassle-free, allowing you to focus on your business while we handle all the complexities. Contact us today to start your application process with confidence.

 

VISA EXTENSION & RENEWAL FOR THE UAE

At Creation Business Consultants, we offer comprehensive assistance for extending or renewing your visa in the UAE. Whether you are a business professional, tourist, or family member, our experienced team ensures a smooth process, allowing you to stay focused on your objectives without any inconvenience.

 

REASONS FOR EXTENDING OR RENEWING A VISA FOR THE UAE

Extending or renewing your visa in the UAE may be necessary for various reasons:

  • Employment: Your employment contract has been extended, or you have been offered a new position.
  • Business: Continuing business engagements or the need to finalize ongoing projects.
  • Tourism: Desire to explore more of UAE’s rich history and sight attractions.
  • Family: Prolonged family visits or the need to stay with loved ones.
  • Medical: Needing to continue medical treatment or staying for health reasons.

 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR EXTENSION OR RENEWAL OF A VISA FOR SAUDI ARABIA

To qualify for a visa extension or renewal in the UAE, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Valid Visa: Your existing visa must be valid and not expired.
  • Compliance: You must comply with all visa conditions and local regulations during your stay.
  • Health Clearance: If necessary, you must obtain medical examination clearance.
  • Financial Stability: You must provide evidence of adequate funds to support your continued stay.

 

PROCESS FOR EXTENDING OR RENEWING A VISA IN THE UAE

At Creation Business Consultants, we assist you through every stage of extending or renewing your visa, ensuring a smooth process tailored to your needs:

  • Initial Visa Assessment: We review your current visa status and reasons for extension or renewal, ensuring compliance with UAE regulations.
  • Documentation Preparation: Our team helps gather all necessary documents, including your passport, current visa, and any supporting materials required. We assist in obtaining any letters or certifications from relevant authorities, such as employers or medical institutions.
  • Application Submission: We guide you through completing the extension or renewal application form accurately. Our experts ensure your application is submitted through the appropriate channels, such as the UAE immigration website or authorized centres.
  • Follow-Up and Approval: We monitor the progress of your application and promptly address any additional requirements or queries from authorities. Upon approval, we notify you and provide the updated visa documentation.

 

IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS AND DEADLINES

  • Timely Application: It is essential to initiate the extension or renewal process well before your current visa expires to avoid legal issues.
  • Document Validity: Ensure all submitted documents are current and accurately reflect your status.
  • Compliance: Adherence to UAE laws and visa conditions is crucial for maintaining eligibility.

NOTIFICATION: Keep your employer or relevant authorities informed about your visa status and any changes.

By choosing Creation Business Consultants, you benefit from our extensive knowledge of UAE visa regulations and our commitment to delivering a hassle-free experience. Contact us today to extend or renew your visa with confidence.

 

WHY CHOOSE CREATION BUSINESS CONSULTANTS FOR YOUR VISA SERVICES IN THE UAE?

  • Expert Guidance on the UAE Visa Processes: With our expert understanding of the UAE Visa procedures, we guide clients through each step of the application with precision, ensuring accuracy and efficiency.
  • Personalized Assistance for Various Visa Categories: Whether our clients seek a work visa, tourist visit visa, or any other visa type, we provide customized support, guiding them from application submission to approval.
  • Compliance with Entry Requirements: We understand the significance of adhering to entry requirements, including documentation and insurance. Our detailed approach ensures that all conditions are met, minimizing the risk of delays or complications.
  • Swift Visa Processing: Leveraging on our expertise and efficient processes, we expedite visa processing, facilitating clients to obtain their visas promptly and without unnecessary delays.
  • Holistic Support: From initial consultation to post-application assistance, our dedicated UAE visa team offers comprehensive assistance at every stage of the UAE visa process, ensuring a seamless and stress-free experience for our clients.

UAE VISA SERVICES FAQs

The fees for visa applications and processing in the UAE vary depending on the type of visa and specific requirements. Costs and requirements can fluctuate based on individual circumstances and visa types. It is crucial to verify the most accurate and up-to-date information with the relevant UAE authorities or a trusted visa processing provider, as fees may change, and additional charges may apply based on specific circumstances. For a complimentary visa consultation, contact [email protected] today.

The processing time for a visa in the UAE varies depending on the type of visa and the applicant’s circumstances. Generally, it can take anywhere from a day up to 2 weeks. For example, tourist visas can often be processed within a day, while work or residency visas might take longer due to additional requirements and approvals. To ensure the most accurate and up-to-date processing times, it is recommended to consult with our trusted visa processing team. You can reach us at [email protected] for more information.

The possibility of traveling to other countries from the UAE depends on the type of visa you hold. While your UAE employment and residency visa is being processed, you are not permitted to travel until it is completed and issued, even if you hold a second passport. If you leave the country while your UAE residency or employment visa is being processed, the application will be canceled, and you will need to reapply.

Yes, you can apply for multiple types of visas at once in the UAE, but the approval will depend on various factors such as your eligibility for each type of visa, the purpose of your visit, and the UAE immigration regulations. It is essential to carefully review the requirements for each visa type you are interested in and ensure you meet all the criteria before applying. Additionally, you may need to provide different sets of documents and undergo separate application processes for each visa type. For guidance, you can also get in touch with Creation Business Consultants today at [email protected]

Individuals staying in the UAE with a 30-day visa on arrival may have a grace period of 10 days. Prepaid visa holders and other visa types do not have any grace period. If you overstay beyond your grace period or visa validity, you will incur a fine of 50 AED for the first day and 50 AED per day for each subsequent day. Additionally, when exiting the UAE, you will need to pay for an exit permit, which costs between 250-350 AED. If you extend your stay through immigration or a tourism company, you will still be charged a fine of 50 AED per day for overstaying. For the latest information and advice regarding visa regulations and penalties, consult with the relevant UAE authorities or reach out to our team to extend or renew your UAE visa contact [email protected] today.

Yes, you can apply for a UAE visa online for certain types of visas. If you are unsure about the process or need assistance, Creation Business Consultants offers comprehensive visa application services tailored to your needs. Our experienced team will guide you through the visa application process, ensuring accuracy and efficiency. Save time and streamline your visa application with our expert assistance. Contact us today to get started on your UAE visa application journey at [email protected].

Yes, you can extend your UAE visa if needed. Creation Business Consultants offers seamless visa extension services tailored to your specific requirements. Our team will assist you throughout the extension process, ensuring compliance with all necessary requirements and deadlines. Do not let visa extensions cause you stress. Contact us today to explore our visa extension services and ensure your stay in the UAE remains hassle-free! For a free consultation on UAE visa extension, reach out to us at [email protected].

Yes, health insurance is generally required for obtaining a visa for the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The specific requirements can vary depending on the type of visa you are applying for. Here is a breakdown of the health insurance requirements for different visa types in the UAE:

VISA TYPESHEALTH INSURANCE
Work Visa (Employment Visa)Required
Temporary VisaRequired
Business VisaRequired
Residence VisaRequired
Family Visit VisaRequired
Tourist VisaRequired

Contact us today to access reliable health insurance solutions and streamline your UAE visa application email [email protected]

Yes, UAE offers special visa options for investors, property owners, and entrepreneurs as part of its efforts to attract investment and talent. Here are some of the key visa options available:

  1. Investor Visa (Investor Residency Visa)
    • Eligibility: This visa is available to investors who meet certain investment criteria in Dubai and the UAE. The specific requirements may vary depending on the emirate and the type of investment.
    • Benefits: Investors who obtain this visa are typically granted residency rights in the UAE. They may also be eligible for other benefits, such as sponsoring family members.
    • Requirements: The requirements usually include making a significant financial investment in a business or property in Dubai.
  2. Property Investor Visa
    1. Eligibility: This visa is available to individuals who invest in property in Dubai and the UAE.
    2. Benefits: Property investors may be eligible for residency rights in the UAE, allowing them to reside in the country for extended periods.
    3. Requirements: The requirements typically include purchasing property above a certain value threshold and meeting other criteria set by the relevant authorities.
  3. Golden Visa
    1. Eligibility: The Golden Visa is a long-term residency visa available to investors, entrepreneurs, professionals, and talented individuals who contribute to the growth and development of the UAE.
    2. Benefits: Holders of the Golden Visa enjoy long-term residency rights in the UAE.
    3. Requirements: The requirements for the Golden Visa vary depending on the category, but they generally include meeting specific investment or professional qualification criteria.
  4. Entrepreneur Visa
    1. Eligibility: This visa is available to entrepreneurs who establish a business or startup in Dubai.
    2. Benefits: Entrepreneurs may be eligible for residency rights in the UAE, as well as other support services for startups.
    3. Requirements: The requirements typically include establishing a business in Dubai, meeting certain investment or revenue targets, and fulfilling other criteria set by the relevant authorities.
  5. Real Estate Investor Visa
    1. Eligibility: This visa is specifically tailored for real estate investors in Dubai and the UAE.
    2. Benefits: Real estate investors may be eligible for residency rights in the UAE, allowing them to reside in the country for extended periods.
    3. Requirements: The requirements usually include investing a certain amount in real estate projects in the UAE and meeting other criteria specified by the authorities.
  6. Applying for a Retirement Visa
    • Eligibility: Available for individuals over 55 years old who have been investing in Dubai and the UAE.
    • Benefits: Retirement visa can be obtained by investing in a residential property with a minimum value of AED 2 million.
    • Requirements: Various criteria need to be met, including minimum investment amounts and types of investments.

Validity of Investment Visa in Dubai

  • Validity: The duration of the investment visa varies based on the method of acquisition:
    • Through a property: 3 to 5 years long (depending on the property value)
    • Invested in a company: 3 years
    • Golden Visa: 5 to 10 years (depending on the investment amount)
    • Retirement: 5 years (renewable)

Each visa category has its own eligibility criteria, benefits, and requirements. At Creation Business Consultants, we excel in supporting investors and property owners with their visa applications in the UAE. Our dedicated team offers tailored guidance and assistance every step of the way, ensuring a smooth and hassle-free visa process. Contact us today to find out more and get started on your visa application journey at [email protected]

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