The UAE Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship has allowed foreigners to apply for a tourist visa for five years, specifying four requirements for it: a statement of the last six months with a balance of (4000 ) dollars or its equivalent in foreign currency for the past six months, health insurance and a copy of your passport and a color photograph.
The authority has determined that this tourist visa is available for individuals of all nationalities, under which the individual obtains an entry permit for multiple trips for five years, provided that he remains in the country for a period not exceeding 90 days in one year – the calculation of the year (first, second up to fifth) starts from the date of The first entry into the country using this visa, and if a person wishes to extend the annual period of stay in the country for more than 90 days and a period not exceeding 180 days, may submit a request for an extension of the period of stay within the Emirates, according to the Emirates Today newspaper.
He invited applicants for this visa on his website to ensure that the data is correct when filling in all fields, in particular the profession, the mother’s name, the phones used, the email, if any, and the address, knowing that the transaction will be rejected if an error is detected in those fields.
For its part, the Emirati Smart Government has stated, through its electronic portal, that the UAE government has introduced a multi-entry tourist visa system for all nationalities, providing all the necessary facilities for visitors and tourists and supporting the tourism sector in the country, thus strengthening its position as one of the best tourist destinations in the world, in as the visas will be without a guarantor, multiple trips and a five-year validity period, allowing the holder to stay in the country each time for 90 days, extendable for a similar period.
The authority indicated that the UAE issues single- or multiple-entry tourist visas, where the short-term tourist visa allows a stay in the country for 30 days, while the long-term tourist visa allows a stay of 90 days. The single tourist visa can be extended twice without the need to leave the country.
He warned when applying for a UAE tourist visa that some people do not need it if they are eligible nationalities to obtain an entry visa upon arrival in the UAE or to enter without a visa.
He pointed out that according to the decision of the Council of Ministers in July 2018, tourists can obtain a visa for Free admission for those under 18s and the exemption period applies to Taxes only during the summer vacation period from July 15th to September 15th of each year.
According to the latest update, the Authority specified that a tourist visa without a guarantor and a multi-entry visa with five-year validity could be issued, allowing the holder to stay in the country for 90 days, which can be extended for a similar period.
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