VISA TO DUBAI - PROCESS, PROCEDURE & REQUIREMENTS

  • DO INDIAN CITIZENS NEED A VISA TO VISIT DUBAI?
    Yes, Indian nationals require a valid visa to enter the United Arab Emirates(UAE).

  • HOW DO I KNOW WHICH DUBAI VISA I NEED?
    The type of visa you require will be determined by the nature/purpose of your visit.

  • WHAT ARE THE MOST COMMON APPLIED VISAS BY INDIAN CITIZENS FOR DUBAI?
    The following are the two most commonly applied Dubai visas.

FOR A TOURIST VISA

Visa (All visas are Valid for 60 Days) Normal Process
(3 To 5 Working Days)
Express Process
(1 to 2 Working Days)
14 Days Dubai Tourist Visa7,3708,370
14 Days Multiple Entry Dubai Tourist Visa15,65016,650
Family 14 Days Dubai Tourist Visa – (1 Adult + 1 Child)9,02010,020
Family 14 Days Multiple Entry Dubai Tourist Visa – (1 Adult + 1 Child)20,06021,060
   
30 Days Dubai Tourist Visa7,6708,670
30 Days Multiple Entry Dubai Tourist Visa15,95016,950
Family 30 Days Dubai Tourist Visa – (1 Adult + 1 Child)9,32010,320
Family 30 Days Multiple Entry Dubai Tourist Visa – (1 Adult + 1 Child)20,36021,360
   
60 Days Dubai Tourist Visa11,92512,925
60 Days Multiple Entry Dubai Tourist Visa18,25019,250
Family 60 Days Dubai Tourist Visa – (1 Adult + 1 Child)14,11015,110
Family 60 Days Multiple Entry Dubai Tourist Visa – (1 Adult + 1 Child)22,62023,620
 
 

FOR A BUSINESS VISA

Visa (All visas are Valid for 60 Days)Normal Process
(3 To 5 Working Days)
Express Process
(1 to 2 Working Days)
14 Days Dubai Business Visa7,3708,370
14 Days Multiple Entry Dubai Business Visa15,65016,650
Family 14 Days Dubai Business Visa – (1 Adult + 1 Child)9,02010,020
Family 14 Days Multiple Entry Dubai Business Visa – (1 Adult + 1 Child)20,06021,060
   
30 Days Dubai Business Visa7,6708,670
30 Days Multiple Entry Dubai Business Visa15,95016,950
Family 30 Days Dubai Business Visa – (1 Adult + 1 Child)9,32010,320
Family 30 Days Multiple Entry Dubai Business Visa – (1 Adult + 1 Child)20,36021,360
   
60 Days Dubai Business Visa11,92512,925
60 Days Multiple Entry Dubai Business Visa18,25019,250
Family 60 Days Dubai Business Visa – (1 Adult + 1 Child)14,11015,110
Family 60 Days Multiple Entry Dubai Business Visa – (1 Adult + 1 Child)22,62023,620

FOR A TRANSIT VISA

Visa (All visas are Valid for 30 Days)Normal Process
(3 To 5 Working Days)
48 Hrs Transit Dubai Visa2,150
96 Hrs Transit Dubai Visa2,840

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The Dubai mall is one of the largest malls in the world! It is spread over an area of 12 million square metres. It has over 1200 stores, 26 cinema screens and over 120 cafes and restaurants

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WHAT ARE THE DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR A DUBAI VISA?

  • Document required to process Dubai Visa

    * Scanned passport copy of first & last page (Passport should be valid for 6 months with 2 blank pages)
    *Scanned copy of your passport size photo(on white background)

    *Scanned PAN card copy of the main applicant
    *Onward & Return ticket copy (Only to process Ok to Board)

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The district of Bur Dubai is home to the city’s oldest heritage tourist attraction, Bastakia Quarter. Built by Persian merchants in the late 19th century, this scenic heritage has been preserved like it was when it was built.

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Dubai has the largest artificial island in the world, Palm Jumeirah. Constructed in 2007, Palm Jumeirah was a joint project by Van Oord and Boskalis, two Dutch specialist companies. Palm Jumeirah is an archipelago of artificial islands which includes Palm Jebel Ali and Palm Deira and both these islands stretch Dubai’s shoreline by 320 metres.

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DO I NEED A VISA CONSULTANT TO APPLY FOR MY VISA ON STAMP THE PASSPORT?

On Stamp The Passport you can choose between applying for the visa yourself or doing it with the help of one of our expert consultants. Listed below are the advantages of working with our expert consultants

 

No.ProcessDo It
Yourself
Stamp The Passport Consultant
1Smart form fillingCustomerSTP Consultant
2Form review
3Documents verificationX
4Interview assistanceX
5Biometric AssistanceX
6Filling offline application form
7Filling offline covering letter
8Insurance AssistanceX
9Foreign exchange assistanceX
10Holiday assistanceX
11Travel AssistanceX

WHAT ARE SOME THINGS TO KEEP IN MIND THROUGH THE PROCESS OF A DUBAI VISA APPLICATION ?

  • Additional documents may be required & must be submitted promptly & as quickly as possible

  • Make sure to check the visa requirements for the type of visa you are applying for, as different visas have different requirements.

  • Carefully review the terms and conditions of the visa, including any restrictions or limitations on your stay.

  • Make sure to follow the application process carefully and provide all required information and documents.

  • Dubai Visa application approval/rejection and processing time are all under the sole discretion of the immigration office & no-one else

  • Tourist/Transit/Business/Student visas holders are not eligible to work in Dubai. 

  • Dubai Visa application fees along with the service charge are non-refundable when approved or rejected

  • Fees may vary due to currency rate fluctuations

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DUBAI has the biggest airport terminal in the world. How big? Well, it has a 5-star hotel, a swimming pool, a jacuzzi, a gym, and two zen gardens!

WHAT ARE SOME OTHER KINDS OF DUBAI VISAS

For Transit – Transit Visa  For Students – Dubai Student Visa For Work – Dubai Work Visa
Processing time:5 days Processing time:10-15 working days Processing time:5 working days
Validity30 Days ValidityUp to 1 year ValidityUp to 2 years
Stay period4 Days Stay periodUp to 2 months Stay periodUp to 30 days
EntrySingle EntrySingle EntrySingle/Multiple
Price2,840/-     

FAQ's

What are the requirements for a Dubai visa?

To apply for a Dubai visa, Indian citizens need to have a valid scanned copy of passport with at least six months and recent photograph.

 

How long does it take to get a Dubai visa?

Normal Dubai visa processing takes up to 3 to 5 working days and express Dubai visa processing may take upto 24 working hours. 

 

How much does a Dubai visa cost for Indian citizens?

The cost of a Dubai visa for Indian citizens depends on the type of visa and the duration of stay. Tourist visas for short stays up to 14 days cost approximately INR 7,299/- and visa for stay of 30 days cost around approximately INR 7,699/-

 

Can I extend my Dubai visa?

It is possible to extend a Dubai visa if you are unable to leave the country before your visa expires. To extend your visa, you will need to apply for an extension at least seven days before the expiration date.

 

What is OTB?

Ok to Board(OTB) is a verification procedure undertaken by the airline to check the authenticity of your UAE visa. OTB is a message entered in the airline’s reservation system against your PNR number. 

 

Dubai Tourist Visa 

 

Do I need a Dubai Tourist visa for Dubai from India?

Yes, Indian citizens generally need a Dubai tourist visa to enter Dubai.

 

What documents do I need to apply for a Dubai tourist visa?

To apply for a Dubai tourist visa, you will need a valid scanned copy of passport with at least six months of remaining validity and a recent passport-sized photograph. 

 

What are some additional documents I need while travelling to Dubai?

You may also need to provide evidence of your travel plans, such as a confirmed hotel booking or return flight ticket. Once your Dubai tourist visa from India is approved, you will receive the approved visa copy via email.

 

Can I extend my Dubai tourist visa?

Yes, you can apply to extend your Dubai tourist visa if you want to stay in the country for longer than the initial 30-day period. To extend your Dubai tourist visa, you will need to visit (website link)

 

Can I work on a Dubai tourist visa?

No, a Dubai tourist visa is not valid for work. If you want to work in the country, you will need to apply for a Dubai work visa and obtain the necessary employment documents. Working in Dubai without a valid work visa is illegal and can result in fines, imprisonment, and deportation.

 

What is the currency of Dubai?

The currency of Dubai is the United Arab Emirates dirham (AED). One AED is equal to approximately 0.27 US dollars. It is recommended that you exchange your money into AED before you travel to Dubai. Credit cards and debit cards are widely accepted in Dubai and there are many ATMs available throughout the city.

 

 

 Dubai Business Visa

 

Do I need a Dubai business visa to enter Dubai for business purposes?

Yes, Indian citizens generally need a visa to enter Dubai for business purposes. Dubai business visas are typically valid for 30 days and can be obtained through a travel agency.

 

What documents do I need to apply for a Dubai business visa?

To apply for a Dubai business visa, you will need a valid passport with at least six months of remaining validity and a recent passport-sized photograph. 

 

Can I extend my Dubai business visa?

Yes, you can apply to extend your Dubai business visa if you need to stay in the country for longer than the initial 30-day period. To extend your visa, you will need to visit (STP Website link)

 

Can I work on a Dubai business visa?

Yes, you can work in Dubai on a Dubai business visa as long as you are engaged in business-related activities and are not employed by a company in the country. Working in Dubai without a valid work visa is illegal and can result in fines, imprisonment, and deportation.

 

What is the business culture in Dubai?

Dubai has a diverse and international business culture. Businesspeople in Dubai are generally well-educated and professional, and they expect their counterparts to be the same. Business attire is formal, with suits and ties being the norm for men and formal dresses or suits being the norm for women. Business meetings in Dubai are typically conducted in English, and punctuality is highly valued. It is also common to exchange business cards at the beginning of a meeting.

 

 

    Dubai Student Visa

 

What are the requirements for obtaining a student visa for Dubai?

To obtain a student visa for Dubai, you will need to have a valid passport, a letter of acceptance from a recognized educational institution in Dubai, and proof of financial stability (such as bank statements or a sponsor letter). You may also need to provide proof of medical insurance and pass a medical examination.

 

What are the costs associated with studying in Dubai?

The cost of studying in Dubai can vary depending on the institution and program you choose. Tuition fees for international students in Dubai typically range from AED 50,000 to AED 80,000 per year, although some programs may be more expensive. In addition to tuition, you will also need to budget for living expenses, including accommodation, food, and transportation.

 

What is the average cost of living in Dubai?

The cost of living in Dubai can vary depending on your lifestyle and where you choose to live. According to Numbeo, the average cost of living in Dubai for a single person is AED 7,782 per month, which includes accommodation, food, and transportation. This estimate does not include the cost of tuition or other education-related expenses.

 

What is the weather like in Dubai?

Dubai has a hot and arid climate, with temperatures ranging from around 25°C (77°F) in the winter to over 50°C (122°F) in the summer. The city also has high humidity levels, which can make the heat feel even more oppressive. The best time to visit Dubai is generally considered to be between November and March, when the weather is cooler and more pleasant.

 

What are the cultural norms in Dubai?

Dubai is a cosmopolitan city with a diverse population, but it is also a conservative society with strict cultural norms. It is important to respect local customs and traditions, such as dress codes (modest clothing is expected in public) and social norms (public displays of affection are generally not tolerated). It is also important to be mindful of the laws in Dubai, which are based on Islamic principles and can be stricter than in other countries.

 

What are some common confusions people have when deciding on which travel visa to get when travelling to Dubai?

There are a few common confusions that people may have when deciding on which travel visa to get when travelling to Dubai:

 

Single-entry vs. Multiple-entry Visa: A single-entry visa allows you to enter Dubai once and then exit, while a multiple-entry visa allows you to enter and exit the country multiple times within a specified period.

 

Short-term vs. Long-term Visa: Short-term visas are usually valid for 30 days or less, while long-term visas are valid for longer periods of time (up to 5 years in some cases).

 

Business Visa vs. Employment Visa: A business visa is for travellers who are visiting Dubai for business purposes, such as attending meetings or conferences. An employment visa is for individuals who are seeking work in Dubai or are already employed in the city. 

It is important to carefully consider the purpose of your visit to Dubai and choose the visa that is most appropriate for your needs. If you are unsure which visa to apply for, it is a good idea to consult with a knowledgeable immigration lawyer or the embassy or consulate of the United Arab Emirates.

 

Dubai Work Visa

 

What are the requirements for a Dubai work visa?

To apply for a Dubai work visa, Indian citizens need to have a valid passport with at least six months’ validity from the date of travel. They also need to have a confirmed job offer from a Dubai-based employer and a signed employment contract. Other requirements may include a completed visa application form, proof of sufficient funds to support their stay, and a medical examination.

 

How long does it take to get a Dubai work visa?

The processing time for a Dubai work visa can vary depending on the type of visa and the applicant’s nationality. For Indian citizens, the processing time for a work visa is typically 3-4 weeks, although it may take longer if additional documents are required.

 

How much does a Dubai work visa cost for Indian citizens?

The cost of a Dubai work visa for Indian citizens depends on the type of visa and the duration of stay. Work visas for short-term stays (up to 90 days) may cost around AED 220 (approximately INR 5,000), while longer-term visas for stays of more than 90 days may cost around AED 1,000 (approximately INR 20,000). The employer is responsible for paying the visa fees on behalf of the employee.

 

Can I bring my family with me to Dubai on a work visa?

It is possible to bring your family with you to Dubai on a work visa, but you will need to apply for dependent visas for them. Dependent visas are available for your spouse and children under the age of 18. To apply for a dependent visa, you will need to provide proof of your relationship to the dependent (such as a marriage certificate or birth certificate), as well as the required documents for the dependent visa application.

 

Can I change jobs while on a Dubai work visa?

It is generally not allowed to change jobs while on a Dubai work visa. Work visas in Dubai are tied to a specific employer, and changing jobs requires obtaining a new work visa. If you wish to change jobs while in Dubai, you will need to cancel your current work visa and apply for a new one with your new employer.

 

Dubai Transit Visa

 

What is a Dubai transit visa?

A Dubai transit visa is a short-term visa that allows travelers to pass through Dubai for a limited time, typically up to 96 hours, while waiting for their next flight. Transit visas are intended for travelers who are not staying in Dubai, but are simply passing through on their way to another destination.

 

What are the requirements for a Dubai transit visa?

To apply for a Dubai transit visa, Indian citizens need to have a valid passport with at least 6 months’ validity from the date of travel. They also need to have a confirmed onward ticket to their final destination as well as visa for the final destination of travel.

 

How long does it take to get a Dubai transit visa?

The processing time for a Dubai transit visa can vary depending on the type of visa and the applicant’s nationality. For Indian citizens, the processing time for a transit visa is typically three to four working days, although it may take longer if additional documents are required.

 

How much does a Dubai transit visa cost for Indian citizens?

The cost of a Dubai transit visa for Indian citizens depends on the duration of the transit. Transit visas for stays of up to 48 hours cost approximately INR 1,000/-, while transit visas for stays of up to 96 hours cost approximately INR 3,000/-.

 

Can I leave the airport during my transit in Dubai? Yes, you can leave the airport during your transit in Dubai if you have a transit visa. A transit visa allows you to leave the airport and explore the city for a limited time, as long as you do not exceed the duration of your transit visa. However, you will need to show your onward ticket and transit visa to airport staff when you leave the airport, and you may be required to present these documents again when you return.

 

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