Conditions for obtaining golden residency in the Emirates

April 03, 2021
How do you apply for a golden residency in the UAE, and what are the conditions? How do you apply for a golden residency in the UAE, and what are the conditions?

Dubai, Daily Times: - The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship in the UAE has identified only 5 categories that have the right to a residence visa that is valid for six months, to enter the country multiple times, and to complete the procedures for issuing golden residency.

A golden residency visa in the UAE costs 1,150 dirhams ($ 313).

Categories that have the right to golden residency in the Emirates:

  1. The investor in public investments.
  2. The investor in real estate.
  3. Entrepreneurs.
  4. Talented people.
  5. Bright students.

In 2019, the UAE had implemented a long-term residence visa system for five or 10 years that would be automatically renewed upon availability of the same conditions, for certain categories that include investors, entrepreneurs, and those with specialized talents.

This system allows UAE residents, foreign expatriates and their families, who wish to come to work, live and study in the country, the possibility to enjoy long-term residency.

In December 2020, the Cabinet introduced important changes in granting golden residency to residents, by including new categories for those entitled to a long-term residence (golden residency) visa for 10 years, including all holders of doctoral degrees, doctors, and engineers in the fields of computer engineering, electronics, programming, electricity and biotechnology, And the outperformance of accredited universities in the country, with a rate of 3.8 and more.

It also includes those with specialized degrees in artificial intelligence, big data, or epidemiology and viruses, in addition to high school graduates in the country with their families.

The visa application procedure includes 5 steps:

  1. Submit the application through the Authority's smart services.
  2. Receive the application through the passport officer.
  3. Checking requests and attachments.
  4. Return the application to amendment if necessary.
  5. Completing the application after verification, rejection or acceptance.

The application is canceled electronically after 30 days, if it is returned due to missing data, or the required documents are not completed, and it is canceled if it is returned three times due to deficiencies in the data or failure to complete the required documents,

Issuance fees are only refunded if the application is rejected by the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship.

Conditions for issuing a visa to an investor in public investments:

Bring a letter from an investment fund approved in the state stating that there is a deposit of two million dirhams, or bring a valid commercial or industrial license with the company’s incorporation contract with the investor, so that the capital in it is not less than two million dirhams, or that he is a partner in the company’s capital, with no less than For two million dirhams.

Or bring a letter from the Federal Tax Authority, stating that he is the owner of a company that pays the government at least 250 thousand dirhams annually, or bring a letter from the Federal Tax Authority, stating that he is a partner in an establishment that pays the tax to the government, and his share in the tax is no less than 250 thousand dirhams annually.

Conditions for issuing a visa for a real estate investor:

Bring a letter from the Real Estate Registration Department in the relevant emirate, stating that he is the owner of one or more real estate whose value is not less than two million dirhams, stating that the property is not subject to a loan, and proof of housing in the country (home ownership or a house lease contract).

Conditions for issuing an Entrepreneur Visa:

Bringing a letter from an auditor in the country, stating that the value of the project is not less than 500 thousand dirhams (project owner), and a letter from the competent authorities in the emirate stating that the project is of a technical or future nature in which leadership is achieved (project owner).

Bring a letter from an approved business incubator, or from a competent authority in the emirate, stating that the project is entrepreneurial and of a technical or future character (the founder of the project), a copy of a valid passport, health insurance of at least one year and can be extended, and proof of residence in the country (ownership House / house rental contract).

Conditions for issuing a visa for talented people (doctors and scientists):

Bring a letter approved by the Ministry of Health in the country to practice the profession of medicine (doctors), and a letter of recommendation from the Emirates Council of Scientists, or a letter from the Secretariat of the Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for Scientific Excellence, stating that he holds the Medal of Scientific Excellence (Scientists), and health insurance does not Less than a year and can be extended.

Conditions for issuing a visa to creative owners of the people of culture and art:

Bring a letter approved by the Department of Culture and Arts in the relevant emirate. The inventors may bring a recommendation letter from the Ministry of Economy, and health insurance that is not less than one year and can be extended.

Conditions for issuing an executive director visa:

Bring a certified copy of the university degree, a certificate of experience of no less than five years, a salary certificate of not less than 50 thousand dirhams, a valid work contract, and a health insurance of not less than one year, and it can be extended.

Conditions for issuing a visa for specialists in priority scientific fields and athletes:

Bring a specialized certificate in one of the rare fields that are determined by the competent authorities in the country (scientific fields of priority), and a letter of recommendation from the General Authority for Sports or one of the sports councils (athletes).

Conditions for issuing visas for holders of doctoral degrees and specialists in the fields of engineering and science:

Bring a certified copy of the doctorate degree by the Ministry of Education in one of the priority disciplines (doctoral certificates), a certified copy of the university degree from the Ministry of Education in one of the above-mentioned disciplines (fields of engineering and science), and a work contract for a profession in one of the above-mentioned disciplines ( Fields of engineering and science).

Conditions for issuing a visa for brilliant students (secondary):

Bring a letter of recommendation from the Ministry of Education and successful (university) students, and bring a recommendation letter from the university stating that his GPA is not less than (3.8).

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