Urgent.. Determining expatriates who are eligible to obtain 10-year residency in the UAE

The golden visa allows long-term residence for certain categories of foreigners residing in the UAE, or wishing to come to it, and enables them to live, work, invest and study without the need for a guarantor or host, while enjoying exclusive benefits.

The UAE digital government stated that the visa categories include investors, entrepreneurs, brilliant talents, scientists and specialists, early students and graduates, humanitarian pioneers, and the first line of defense. The visa is granted for a period of 10 years, subject to renewal.

She indicated that it can be submitted through digital services to request a golden residence visa through the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship, Customs and Ports Security, a golden residence permit (investors) - the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs - Dubai, a golden residence permit (specialists in the fields of engineering and sciences) - administration The General Residency and Foreigners Affairs - Dubai, a golden residence permit (creators of people of culture and art), and candidacy for a golden residence - (for talented and creative people) - Ministry of Culture and Youth, and assessment of eligibility for golden residency - Abu Dhabi Residents Office

For visa requests from Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, Ras Al Khaimah, or Fujairah, you can contact the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship, Customs and Ports Security at: 6005222222.

For visas issued from Dubai, you can contact the Amer service on the toll-free number 800 (5111) from within the UAE, and the toll-free number: +9714-313-9999 for customers from outside the country.

She noted that the golden visa system allows enjoying exclusive benefits, including: a 6-month, renewable multiple-entry visa to complete residency procedures if the foreigner is outside the country, and a 10-year renewable residence visa, which does not require the presence of a sponsor/guarantor or host within the UAE , Allows

Issuance of residence permits for the foreigner’s family members, including the spouse and children, abolition of the requirement not to be absent from the state for a period of 6 months to retain the golden residence, where the holder of the golden residence can be absent from the UAE for a period exceeding 6 months, canceling the maximum number of support service workers that can be brought And family members can stay in the country for the duration of their residency, in the event of the death of the breadwinner who obtained the golden residency.