Abu Dhabi: The UAE issued fifty-eight lakh residency visas to the country last year. This was explained by the Federal Authority for Identity, Citizenship, Customs and Port Security (ICP). Last year, 34,14,231 new visas were issued. 23.9 lakh visas were renewed. Only 20 thousand new visas were issued in 2021.
Last year, the UAE recorded a huge increase in the issuance of new visas and visa renewals. The ICP believes that the reason for the large increase in the visa fee is due to the strengthening of digitalization. You can apply for visa through ICP website, smart application, visa, entry permit and residence visa. With this, he points out that the opportunity to apply for a visa from anywhere in the world has also led to the issuance of more visas.
www.icp gov ae Application for residence visa can be done in five steps through website and smart application (UAEICP). After verifying the information and documents in the application, the visa will be received by email. The sponsor’s passport must be valid for six months. Criteria such as medical tests and insurance documents must be strictly followed. You can apply by logging into the website or app, registering via UAE Pass, creating an account.
HISTORY Highlights: The UAE issued fifty-eight lakh residency visas to the country last year.