Copy of Trade License, Labour Establishment Card, Ejari (Tenancy
Contract) and filled Company information
form which is available from Ta’sheel Centre. This form should
be typed with information about company location, working hours,
number of staff on duty, on leave, contact number of office
For Work Permit Application
Passport Copy, one photo with
Attested Certificate Copy for certain
professions (no need
attestation for Secondary Certificates), Trade Licence Copy, Labour
Computer Card Copy,
Profession + Salary with allowance (if any)
GCC Driving License copy for Driver Visa application (Vehicle
list from RTA also to be attached for Driver Visa),
Sponsor's E-signature Card.
Copy of Trade License, Labour Establishment Card, Tenancy
• Project Agreements to be scanned for Contracting Companies.
• Number of required workers, Gender and profession to be mentioned.
Fee: Dh253 should be paid for Quota request application at Tas'heel
Dh200 extra for each additional employee. Dh2 for Labour
e-signature card of the authorized
signatory is must to complete employment visa process.
Type Offer Letter
from Tas'heel Centre and get signature and Thump Impression from
the Proposed Employee. If the employee is out of UAE, mail the
letter and get scanned copy of signature page. Documents Required for Offer Letter:
Passport copy of employee, Photo, Profession, Salary Details and
Original Signature Card of the Authorized Signatory, Trade
License and Labour Establishment Card Copy. Fee:Dh53
Type Work Permit application:Offer Letter
with Company Seal/Sign and Employee's Sign plus All documents
mentioned in the above section.
Education Certificate required for certain
need attestation for Secondary and higher Secondary Certificates.
Dh53 to be paid at Tas'heel Centre. Work Permit Approval
will come after two days.
Guarantee: (Dh3000 for each) at Bank or
No commission at Al Masraf and UAQ
Banks. You can pay
at Aafaq Islamic finance company
also. It has branch at
If you have any excess bank guarantee with Ministry of Labour, then no
need to pay bank guarantee for the new application. Bank guarantee is
after employee's visa cancellation.
Pay Labour Card Fee as per the company category (2A Dh653 / 2B
Immigration Fee:Dh400 for each visa
through eDNRD online and get e-Visa within some hours. Time takes
depends on nationality for security check. E-Dirham:Payment should be made through E-Dirham Card at
Thas'heel Centre. You can Buy
E-Dirham Card from any branch of
National Bank of Abu Dhabi
or from Aafaq Islamic Finance Company found at Thas'heel branches.
E-Dirham Card fee: Dh6, Top up fee: Dh4.
Minimum Age requirement for
applying employment visa: 18, and Maximum: 65.
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Application status can be tracked
www.mohre.gov.ae by entering MB number
which is printed on the application.
If the applicant is inside the country on cancelled visa, type
Visa Position Amendment
application and pay Dh510 at Typing Centre (Typing charge
extra). Seal and sign by the new sponsor and submit at Immigration.
You will get a Status Change proof print. After Status Change only,
you can go for
There are 60 days time from the date of
Entry/Visa Position Amendment to complete
IF THE APPLICANT ON
If the visa holder is inside the country on
Tourist Visa, type
Visa Position Amendment
form and pay Dh510 at Typing Centre (Typing charge extra) after
issued the new employment visa.
Tourist visa holder also can can
change visa inside country without exit.
SHARJAH: Employment visa will not
be issued in Sharjah if the applicant is on Tourist Visa.
STEPS TO FOLLOW (AFTER ENTRY/STATUS
application and first go for Medical Test and then for Emirates ID
fingerprint (if required). Medical Fee: Dh270+Typing charge
(Normal), Emirates ID: Dh270 (two years).
Tas'heel Centre. Fee: Dh53.
Get seal and
signature of the sponsor and employee on the Labour Contract
and submit through
Stamping form through typing centre: Fee Dh370+Typing
charge. You should have your company
and Password for visa transactions.
After online submission, Zajel
courier will collect the passport and attachments from Typing Centre
or your office.
You should wait for online approval
before calling Zajel.
After visa stamping they will deliver
passport to your office after two days. Urgent: If you choose urgent visa
stamping, pay Dh100 extra through online at the time of
submission and take the passport to
Immigration branch to stamp the visa same time. You should
wait for online approval before going to Immigration. Security
approval takes time depends on nationality.
Labour Card and Labour Contract within 24 Hours:
If you pay
extra at the time of contract submission, you can collect your Labour Contract from the
same Tas'heel Centre within
hours. Or you can print your
and e-Labour card from
In future, if you need your Labour
family visa or other purpose, you can
Tas'heel Centre and pay there Dh53. Passport copy is
enough for this purpose.
WORK PERMIT EXTENSION: Work Permit is renewable every 10
days upon payment of Dh500 fee each time for a maximum of six
times calculated from the date of expiry of its initial or renewed
term. Service available at
Address of Tas'heel Centers in Dubai Al Nukhba
Matar Plaza, Qusais, Near Mai Tower
Tel. 04-259 9990 Immigration and DED Counter also
Muraqabat Street, Opp. Coral Deira Hotel
Tel. 04-704 4900
Department (DED) Service also available
OnTime Business Solutions
Oud Metha Road
Tel. 04-397 7776
Economic (DED) &
Ejari Service also available
Itqan Businessmen Services
Opp. Al Mulla Plaza, Tel. 04-232 7333
(DED) Service also available
Tas'heel Business Centre
Ground Floor, Al Tawar Centre
Tel. 04-263 5588
(DED) Service also available
Al Reaya Services
Near Oasis Centre
Sheikh Zayed Road
Tel. 04-346 7991
Mu'amala Businessmen Service Center
First Floor, Hyat Regency Hotel, Near Shindaga Tunnel, Dubai
Tel. 04-250 5566
DXB Businessmen Services
First Floor, Al Khail Mall, Al Qouze-4, Dubai
Tel. 04-321 3000
Bay Avenue Mall, Business Bay, Dubai
Tel. 04-421 9030 Immigration, DED,
Emirates ID Counters also available
Tas'heel Centre Timing: Saturday
to Thursday 7:30am to 7:00pm
Tel. 04-283 8800
Ministry of Labour,
Qusais, Dubai Timing: Saturday to Thursday
7:30am to 7:00pm
Call Centre: 800 665
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