Issuance of employment entry permit- Domestic Helpers Category and alike for the UAE Female citizens.

Service Description

This service enables UAE citizens to sponsor foreign nationals to work as domestic helpers and in other similar positions.

Who can use this service?

Citizens

Fees Applicable

  1. AED (150) paid by e-form, distributed as follows:

    1. Application fee: AED 500

    2. Issuance fee: AED 100

  2. If the sponsored is inside the country the following fees, payable by e-form, are applicable:
    AED 680, distributed as follows:

    1. Issuance fee: AED 650

    2. Knowledge fees: AED 10

    3. DHS administrative fees: AED 10

    4. Bank fee: AED 10

Documents Required

If the sponsor has a file with the General Department of Residency and Foreigners’ Affairs:

  1. Application form for entry permit with fee payment through the (e-form) by the sponsor containing the photograph of sponsored person and sponsor’s signature.

  2. Original and copy of passport of the sponsor or ID. 3. Copy of sponsored person’s passport

To open a new file:

  1. Application form for entry permit with fee payment through the (e-form) by the sponsor containing the photograph of sponsored person and sponsor’s signature.

  2. Original and copy of family book or the decree.

  3. Original and copy of passport of sponsor or ID

  4. Copy of the passport of sponsored person (he has to be of legal age of 18 years till 60 years)

  5. In case wife is not added in the family book, one must bring the original marriage certificate attested in addition to passport copies of the children and their birth certificate.

  6. 100 dirham fee to open file of local sponsor.

In case of death of head of the family:

  1. Death certificate attested.

  2. Certificate of heirship from the court.

If sponsoring a driver:

  1. Original and copy of

    1. valid vehicle ownership certificate in the name of the sponsor.

    2. driver's valid driving license

If sponsoring a farmer

  1. Original and photocopy of farm card issued by the Department of establishment

If sponsoring a nurse:

  1. Qualification for the nursing profession duly certified.

  2. Patient's medical report from accredited health centres in the State.

If sponsoring a horse handler:

  1. Passports for the horses.

If sponsoring a camel caregiver:

  1. A letter from the competent authority of camel racing in the Emirate

Additional Info

  1. One can request mobile visa (m-visa):
    Type the request (e-form—available at authorized typing centres) and receive approval via SMS against fee of AED 20.

  2. The transaction shall be subject to stipulations specified in the circulars issued by the Directorate from time to time

  3. Validity of work entry permit for the support group (60) day from the date of issuance and renewable twice.

  4. Duration of work entry permit is 60 days from the date of entry and visa must be fixed during this period.

  5. The service is provided in the following branches of the GDRFA-D only:

    1. Dubai Police GHQ branch

    2. Municipality branch

    3. Media city branch

    4. Financial Centre branch

    5. Rashid Hospital branch

 

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