- Working purposes
- Tourism and transit
- Medical treatment
- Visiting relatives
An entry permit can allow single or multiple entries into the UAE and can be issued for different periods of time.
Please note that in order to obtain an entry permit, you will need a sponsor who will apply for your entry permit. Such a sponsor may be:
- UAE national
- An overseas resident with a residence permit valid in the UAE
- UAE registered airline
- UAE hotel or travel agent
- Public authority
- Private sector companies (including free zone companies).
You can find out more about the different types of entry permits and apply for an entry permit here.