How to apply visit visa uae 30 day for GCC residents in uae

Ahmed Moawad - | UAE

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) offers a 30-day eVisa (visit visa uae) to citizens of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries who wish to come for tourism or business.

The eVisa application is available for GCC residents via the Federal Authority for Identity, Citizenship, Customs and Ports Security's (ICP) official online services portal -

Here are the specifics About visit visa uae

Documents required for GCC citizens to obtain an eVisa

  • A valid residency visa from one of the GCC nations, valid for at least three months.
  • A copy of a valid passport that is valid for at least six months.
  • A passport-sized colour photograph. Before you upload the passport photo, it must meet ICP criteria and requirements.

When applying for a visa for family members, such as your spouse or children, you must submit proof of kinship.

Some nationalities may additionally be asked to provide their native country's official ID.

It is also crucial to remember that the additional documents necessary may differ based on the information you supplied in the application.

Cost for visit visa uae

  • Dh100 for requests, Dh100 for issues, Dh100 for smart services, Dh28 for e-services, and Dh22 for ICP fees.
  • The total is Dh350.

How to Apply for a Job Online

  1. You must have a UAE Pass account to access the eVisa application online via the ICP Smart Service Platform. A UAE Pass account is the national digital identification for UAE citizens, residents, and tourists.
  2. For travellers to the UAE, click here to learn how to set up a UAE Pass account.
  3. Go to and log in with your email address and password or your UAE Pass account.
  4. You will then be led to your personal dashboard.
  5. Next, select the ICP department of the emirate to which you are travelling, such as the Federal Authority For Identity and Citizenship Abu Dhabi or Sharjah.
  6. Next, look for the service 'Issue Entry Permit For GCC Resident'.
  7. Press the 'Start Service' button.
  8. Based on the information supplied in the application form, complete the application and upload the needed papers.
  9. You will then be given a transaction/request number, which you can use to track the status of your visa application.

Read: how to check your visa status in uae.

Online tracking of UAE visa applications

  1. Navigate to
  2. On the homepage of the website, enter the 15-digit request number into the 'Quick Search' area.
  3. When you click the 'Inquiry' button, the ICP system will show you the status of your application.

When will I get my eVisa?

Once approved, it will take two to five business days for a visit visa to be issued. You will be sent an eVisa to the email address you provided in the application form.

icp smart services visa status in uae

  • A new ID has been issued.
  • Introducing an updated family registry book.
  • Help with obtaining a brand-new passport.
  • Passport Renewal.
  • Corrections made to the family record.
  • Replacement of expired IDs.

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