COVID-19 Travel information

What you need to do if your visa expires and/or you have stayed outside UAE for more than 6 months

UAE residents who have been stuck abroad amid the coronavirus outbreak will be able to return from June 1, provided you meet specific criteria.

If you are planning to return to UAE then please register on ICA portal in the service titled Residents’ Entry Permit on smart services

For more information, you are kindly requested to make contact with UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs or you can contact Amer

Additional contact details:

Federal Authority for Identity & Citizenship (ICA) International hotline: +971600522222; Email: 

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Contact number - 80044444

Amer Contact Number- 8005111

You can also contact the authorities on the following numbers +97123128867 or +97123128865


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