Based on our current experience, and assuming all documentation is in place and correct, it is currently taking about 14 days to process the Dubai Work Remote Visa.
Health insurance with UAE coverage validity, or travel insurance with healthcare coverage (minimum 2-week validity), which can then be changed to UAE health insurance once your visa formalities have been completed.
Yes. As above the individual remote visa holder can sponsor their dependents, they will need to rent appropriate accommodation in UAE to do so.
There are no specific nationality restrictions on the work remote / nomad visa. However, UAE Immigration reserves the right to reject applicants for national security reasons.
1 year – and renewable each year with the same application process.
It is possible to obtain a UAE Tax Residency certificate using this visa program. The personal income tax and corporate income tax level is 0% in the UAE. However, your individual tax situation will depend on how many days your physically reside in the UAE and in other countries, the tax regime in other countries will differ considerably and we recommend you seek specific expert tax advice on this where it relates to your global income. More information on obtaining a UAE Tax Residency certificate here: www.propartnergroup.com/blog/2021/04/how-to-obtain-tax-residency-certificate-in-uae/
You need to enter the UAE at least once every 6 months to keep the visa valid.
At the moment yes, due to travel restrictions the visa applicant needs to be in the UAE to apply. The application can travel in as a tourist and change their status to the work remote visa
Yes. This work remote visa program provides applicants with the ability to live in Dubai in a similar manner to residents, by providing access to phone lines, resident ID cards, banking facilities and the ability to rent accommodation and send children to school. The individual will be able to open a personal bank account. Bank account opening is subject to the individual UAE bank application process.
It costs $620 in total, inclusive of application fees, processing costs, medical and Emirates ID.
How do I obtain a Dubai Work Remote Visa? find more details here: www.propartnergroup.com/blog/2021/05/remote-work-visa
PRO Partner Group (PPG) can assist fully with the application for Dubai Work Remote Visa, or Freelancer Visas, together with your family and dependants visas if required. If you need assistance with obtaining the Dubai Digital Nomad Visa or for any other related company setup, restructuring, local partner or PRO support matter in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, the wider UAE, Oman or Qatar, then please do get in touch with us on +971 (0)4 456 1761 for Dubai or +971 (0)2 448 5120 for Abu Dhabi, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or complete the contact form below and we will be delighted to assist you.
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