United Arab Emirates exempts tourists from visa fees during the summer


The Federal Identity and Nationality Authority (IFAD) has invited all tourists to the United Arab Emirates who are planning to visit this summer to take advantage of the facilities and incentives offered by the United Arab Emirates, including those under 18 years of age, and up to 15 September of each year.

These facilities include children under the age of 18, provided they are accompanied by their parents or one of them, who come to the country with a tourist visa, regardless of the validity of the visa, whether short or long term.

The Authority announced that it will launch next week a campaign to identify the exemptions granted to the children of tourists and how to obtain them during the period mentioned, including the distribution of explanatory leaflets at airports and border ports in the country and through relevant bodies such as travel agencies. tourism and national carriers and travel and tourism agencies. Social Communication.

The Authority added that those who wish to benefit from these facilities can apply through the Authority's electronic channels or through their intelligent application within the family tourism visa category and fill in the parents' data and then add the children and their through the system. That a son or daughter under 18 years old is exempt of taxes.

Tourists who wish to visit the country can apply for family visas through their travel and tourism offices, as well as through the offices of the national airline (Etihad Airways, Emirates Airline, Flydubai and Air Arabia) to benefit from the exemption.

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The Commission instructed its officials in all ports of the State to ensure the happiness of visitors to the State and those who arrive at it, and to provide distinct services, in particular to facilitate the procedures and conclusion of the transactions as soon as possible and to receive them with a smile and welcome, especially as they constitute the main facade of the State and the first window through which the tourist On the civilizational and humanitarian development achieved by the State.

On the other hand, the Board has called the parents residing in the State to take advantage of the decision to renew the residence of their dependents after finishing their university or secondary education or 18 years, under which the sponsored person receives a renewal of residence of a year for one more year, From the date of graduation from the university or obtain a general secondary school certificate or the age of 18 years.

The Authority indicated that the guardian no longer needed to register in humanitarian cases, which previously required the deposit of a financial guarantee of AED 5 thousand, where requests are normally submitted through all points of sale provided by the Authority, including electronic channels and graphs. The Directorate-General for Residence and Foreign Affairs in the United Arab Emirates, all the service centers of the Authority, and within the scope of the issuance or renewal of residence of the children and a rate of AED 100 for one year of residence and the same for the renewal of another year.

She explained that the use of this decision requires the submission of supporting documents, which include attaching the general high school certificate or graduation certificate or information from the university where the child studied, inside or outside the country, duly certified for those who concluded secondary or university studies.

The Authority affirmed its willingness to contribute to the realization of the wise leadership vision in the happiness of UAE society and of all who live in its land as a citizen, resident or visitor, and make it an oasis of family stability and social and one of the most attractive tourist destinations in the world.


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