Employment visa

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Employment Visa Services

The UAE Employment Visa is a document issued by an immigration authority that allows a foreign citizen to work in a United Arab Emirates.

Employment visas are issued to skilled and qualified professionals who are appointed by organizations and economic undertakings as technical experts, senior executives, etc.


  • Processing of employment visa applications, including all required paperwork and necessary documents.
  • Assistance with obtaining residence permits for your employees.
  • Assistance with obtaining work permits for who have been hired by your company.
  • Employment visa renewals
  • Employment visa cancellation at the time of contract termination or end of service situation.

Documents For An Employment Visa

Prepaid e-form application.


Original passport of the sponsored employee.


2 photographs (white background) of the sponsored employee


Original medical certificate


Copy of Emirates ID application with the seal of EIDA after fingerprint


Copy of valid commercial license


Copy of valid Immigration establishment card


Labour Contract submission receipt (Tas’heel)


Employment visa

The Employment visa may be extended by the State Governments / UTs / FRROs / FROs beyond the initial visa validity period, up to a total period of 5 years from the date of issue of the initial Employment Visa, on an year to year basis, subject to good conduct, production of necessary documents in support of continued employment, filing of Income Tax returns and no adverse security inputs about the foreigner. The period of extension shall not exceed five years from the date of issue of the initial Employment visa.