The UAE government also announced that five years visas will be available for AED650
Ten-year visas for UAE residents are now available for AED1,150, the government announced on Sunday.
The visas will be available for investors or their senior employees, as well as those with specialised skills or researchers in various scientific and knowledge fields. The visas will be available for their families, with the fees required for each application.
Additionally, the government announced that renewal fees for individuals sponsored by their families after the age of 18 or after they complete their secondary or tertiary education will be AED100.
The same fee will apply for the residence visas of those who have been divorced or widowed, as well as their children.
In a bid to bolster the UAE’s maritime tourism sector, the government also has fixed a 96-hour transit fee through seaports at AED100. The single entry fee through airports is AED50.
Longer-term (up to 180 day) single entry visas will now be available for AED1,100 for researchers in various fields. These visas will allow investors and business people to examine opportunities in the UAE for six months.
Five-year visas will be available for retirees, investors, executives and talented students for AED650 for each application.