The required documents by DHA upon processing your request:
- Reference Number
- Original passport or Clear passport copy or an identification card (mandatory)
- Residence permit copy
- Current active telephone number
- Applicant's presence
Change Status paper in case of visa change
- This form will not be cancelled after paying the service charges.
- Kindly keep the request form and present it if required at any counter.
- Kindly use a clear recent personal picture that does not exceed three months with a white background. Pictures generated from scanner will not be accepted.
- In order to speed up the procedure of taking the male category x-rays, please wear cotton shirt without buttons or graphics.
- The Medical Fitness certificate is valid for three (3) months from the date of issue.
- If you do not receive your MF certificate within (5) working days, then please visit the medical fitness branch again.
- HBV vaccination is compulsory for the following six categories and will be charged separately at the rate of AED 40: -
- Housemaids or similar categories.
- Nursery and Kindergarten supervisors.
- Workers in hairdresser saloons, beauty centers and health clubs.
- Workers in food handling, processing and food control authorities.
- Workers in cafeterias and restaurants.
- Please check that the E-mail address and mobile number you have provided is correct, in order to receive an SMS notification to complete residency procedures at General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs – Dubai.
For assistance or information please contact: 800DHA