One of the best places that can knock someone off their senses is the paradisical city of Gold, Dubai. Blessed with enchanting places that reflect the past to the towering skyscrapers, the emirate is a wonder-box that unravels different arenas of its beauty to the travelers who come to this place.
The UAE government provides every possible aid to the visitors to promote further tourism activities in Dubai.
If you're concerned about your Dubai visa extension, you've hit the right place because we have all the essential information you'd need for your perusal.
Extension or Renewal of Dubai Tourist Visa
One can extend a Dubai tourist visa for 30 days twice without leaving the country. One can apply for the second renewal before the expiration of the first after submitting the required renewal fees.
You will be charged for each day of your extra stay in the emirate by the UAE authorities.
The tourist visa extension in Dubai can be done by submitting a copy of your passport with a six-month validity, a clear front-facing photograph, and the current UAE visa copy.
Note:- You can apply for a Dubai visa extension online through our portal.
Pre-Requisites To Apply for a Tourist visa for Dubai
One can apply for a Dubai tourist visa by fulfilling the specific requirements mentioned below:-
- Copy of the front and last page of the passport, holding six months validity from the date of the journey.
- Clear front-facing passport-size photograph of the applicant.
- Bank statement exhibiting the required amount in USD or equivalent in any other currency.
- Travel Insurance
- A mandatory negative Covid-19 test report taken within the last 48 hours before the scheduled flight to Dubai.
- For the children aged between 0-13 years, a photocopy of the birth certificate is a must, along with the other mentioned documents.
Note: It is mandatory to ensure that the negative Covid-19 RTPCR report is linked to the original document for verification. The generated QR code needs to be presented to the Dubai Health Authority upon arrival and at check-in.
(The SMS certificates are not accepted as valid Covid reports)
Steps to Apply For a Dubai Tourist Visa
Here's how one can apply for a tourist visa application through us:-
Step 1 Log onto our website, and from the above bar, click on the Dubai Visa Application.
Step 2 Submit all the essential details and upload the necessary documents. Other members or relations can also be added through the "Add more applicants" tab. Once the form gets filled in, click on Submit Application.
Step 3 Make payments via visa card, credit, or debit card to submit the visa cost and obtain confirmation of submission of the application on the e-mail id mentioned in the form.
Sometimes, even after submitting all the required documents, your Dubai visa might get rejected on specific grounds. You can avoid such eventualities by reaching out to our visa specialists.
(By and large, most nationalities are eligible to apply for an online Dubai tourist visa. Kindly visit the dropdown list on our website to learn about yours. If your nationality is not mentioned for the online visa, you can avail of the Sticker Visa provision through our website).
Sticker visas include a physical process of visiting the embassy or the immigration department and submitting the original passport with a six months validity, two passport size photographs, six months active bank statement, occupation proof, and a vaccination certificate.
The processing time for Sticker visas is entirely dependent on the authorities concerned.
Note:- The visa validity and stay validity for this visa is totally reliant on the embassy or the immigration.
Dubai Tourist Visa for GCC Residents
GCC residents who are not national citizens but are in professions like engineers or doctors can gain a 30-day non-renewable visa at the Dubai airport.
To apply for a Dubai tourist visa, the GCC residents must produce a valid passport with a resident permit apart from other mentioned documents.
However, such nationals need to ensure that their GCC residency is valid for at least three months from their arrival in Dubai and that their profession doesn't change after applying for the entry permit.
The GCC residents do not require any sponsorship to travel, while it is mandatory for other nationals.
Dubai even offers a visa-on-arrival facility for citizens of certain countries. Such individuals need not apply for a separate Dubai tourist visa but can get a visa upon arrival by filling out a simple form.
A visit visa or a green card issued by the USA government, a residence visa issued by the UK government or by the EU, a colored photograph, a valid copy of passport bearing a minimum of six months of validity, the original application form, a copy of return tickets, and financial proof are the documents one needs in order to avail of the mentioned facility in Dubai.
Note: - Electronic authorization for this visa can be obtained by submitting a copy of the passport online.
Causes of Dubai Visa Rejection
Although our specialists work towards providing you with a visa of your choice with minimal documentation and in the shortest possible processing time, it is up to the discretion of the authorities of the concerned country to grant you final approval.
Sometimes, the visit visa might get rejected on the following grounds:-
- Incomplete form submission by the applicant.
- Below 13 years applicants seeking a visa without an accompany such as parents or guardians.
- Above 75 years applicant seeking visa without an accompaniment.
- Providing false or incorrect information in the form.
- Applicants with a former criminal background get barred from getting a visa.
- Unable to clearly state the entire visit purpose.
- Inadequate funds
- Applicants with an unskilled profession (cleaners, laborers, etc.)
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