Naturalization & Residency Administration Dubai,
was established in 1971. It consists of 12 Sections, Six of
which are main sections located within the premises of the
and Passports Section , 2- Entry Permits Section, 3- Residency
Section , 4- Investigation and Control Section, 5- Administration
and Finance Section, 6- Information Technology Section.
one of these sections carries out specific duties.
Naturalization and Passports Section handles the nationals
transactions, such as issuing of Family Books, Passports
Entry Permits Section issues visas of residency, visit,
employment, housemaids, etc.
Residency Section undertakes the responsibility of issuing
the residence permit.
Investigation and Control Section plays a major role in
the follow-up of public transactions such as: Change status,
Absconding FIR, Overstay, Closing records and others.
Administration and Finance Section manages the human and
financial resources, issuing of Establishment cards for
private companies and other organizations and their representatives,
as well as collecting the revenues , fees and the accounting
Information Technology Section is responsible to develop
the computer applications that are necessary to facilitate
and expedite the work. It is, also, concerned with the
updating of the programs to cope with the latest developments
in the field of Information Technology, and to supply
the other sections with computers, software and other
other six sections are spread over Dubai and neighboring
area. They are as follows:
Airport passports Section, Rashid Port Passports Section,
Shindegah Port Passports Section, Hamriah port Passports
Section, Jebal Ali Port Passports Section, Hatta Passports