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Diplomatic and Official Passport Holders from the following countries no longer need a visa prior to arrival in the UAE.
(Algeria, Belgium, Brunei, Egypt, Finland, France, Greece, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, South Korea, Sweden, Tunisia, Turkey, Morocco, Indonesia, Vietnam, Seychelles, United Kingdom and Northern Ireland, Switzerland, Cyprus and New Zealand).
Also Diplomatic (not Official) Passport Holders from Armenia, Jordan, Spain, Austria, Azerbaijan, China, Kazakhstan and Portugal no longer need a visa prior to arrival in the UAE.
If your country is not listed above, then you will need to apply for a visa before your departure by providing the following to the UAE Embassy:
Two (2) completed application forms. All application forms must be typed.
For Particulars of Sponsor / Host, please provide the following:
|2||An Original passport signed by the bearer, should not expire within three (3) months from the expected time of arrival in the UAE.|
|3||A copy of your passport.|
|4||Two (2) original passport-sized photos.|
|6||If you are sending the visa application through the mail please include a prepaid, self-addressed envelope with a tracking number (e.g., US Express mail, UPS, FedEx, etc.).|