Valid License : Company should have valid license with SAIF ZONE.
Security Approval : Security Approval is the first requirement from the Federal Authority of Identity & Citizenship for procedures related to naturalization and residency services.
Valid Establishment Card : Establishment Card or Immigration Card is a requirement from the Federal Authority of Identity & Citizenship in order to register for E-Channel and receive naturalization and residency services.
Registered E-Channel : E-Channel registration is a requirement from the Federal Authority of Identity & Citizenship for all new and existing companies to receive the naturalization and residency services.
Apply New Employment Visa (Entry Permit) : New Employment Visa (Entry Permit) is electronic visa issued by Federal Authority of Identity & Citizenship for Investor or Manager whose name is mentioned in the Trade License. Applicant may enter the country using Entry Permit. Residence Visa is approved following Emirates ID and Medical test. Valid Security Approval, Establishment Card and E-Channel Registration is mandatory for companies to apply for an e-Employment Visa.
U.I.D No or UID No (Unique Identification Number/Social Security Number) is a unified number assigned to each resident, citizen or tourist in UAE. UID number is different than Emirates ID or EID number. Emirates ID is not provided to tourists and visitors in the country. It is mandatory to provide UID No to avail visa services from Federal Authority of Identity and Citizenship. It is written as الرقم الموحد in Arabic.
UID number can be obtained from the below documents :
Visit / Tourist visa.
Residence Permit Sticker (2016 and before).
E-Visa for GCC nationalities.
Immigration Cancellation paper.
Unknown to many expats, there are many numbers and codes contained in their resident visa pages. The Unified Identity Number (UID) number is one of them, the UID is located right above the file number in your visa.
Visit the following website to find the required UID number: gdrfad.gov.ae
Color copy of Passport (info page & signature) with a validity of minimum 6 months and 20 days.
Identity card copy from the authorities of respective country of origin for the nationalities Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq and Pakistan
Recent passport size photograph in white background.
Any document having proof of UID number such as visa copy, immigration cancellation paper, tourist visa.
Educational certificate (as per designation) must be attested by the UAE Consulate of their respective country of origin followed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in UAE. Any designations under Administrative/Sales/Marketing/Officer/Manager category does not require an Educational Certificate.
If the applicant has travelled out of UAE and fails to travel back into the country within 6 month’s period the visa status becomes invalid and it is required to apply for visa cancellation in this case.