How To Extend UAE Visit Visa!

  • Publish date: Monday، 31 May 2021
How To Extend UAE Visit Visa!

If you are a tourist in the UAE and want to extend your visit for more than 14 days, here's what you need to do. To go for a UAE Visit Visa, you need to fall under the category of family visa and business visits.


Your sponsor to be a UAE Resident, a company or Hotel licensed to operate in the UAE.

The sponsor will pay for the renewable fee of AED 2000. The UAE Visit Visa is valid for 6 days and could be extended for 90 days with a renewal fee of AED 500 required.

All types of visit and tourist visas can be extended for 30 days twice, upon applying for it and after successful approval by the relevant authority. This can be done without the need to leave the country.

Visitors and tourists can apply for the second renewal before the expiry of the first one against AED 600 each time of renewal.

Visa overstayers who do not renew, as above, will have to pay AED 100 fine for each day of their overstay, to be calculated from 10 days after the visa expiry.

It is crucial to secure a visa in the UAE before planning on visiting the country, as well as you will need to have a valid passport for at least 6 months.

Travel Agencies

Licensed travel agents and hotels in the UAE can arrange a tourist visa for you provided you purchase the ticket through them and maintain hotel reservation with the specific hotel.

You can also contact travel agencies in your country for any tourist packages available to the UAE in collaboration with a local tour operator.

It is important to check the authenticity of travel agents you are dealing with and refrain from paying or sending copies of your official documents until after you are 100 per cent sure the tour operator is genuine. You can seek the help of the UAE embassy in your country for verification.

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