You have a Tourist VISA. Now how about an Extension?

All the information you need

After the tourist visa has been issued (Click here to read) or after entering the country. If you plan on staying a little longer. The information given below should highlight the next few steps that will be needed for extending your VISA.

Like previously mentioned there will be three categories for extension of VISA. Which is directly related to the nationality that you have. The fee that will be paid is based on the country that issues your passport and the procedure will reflect accordingly.

The categories are divided into three main types, tourists who were issued VISA on arrival (US, UK and others), the ones who had to apply for it and lastly, the visitor who had to get the background check.

For getting the Tourist VISA extension of UAE, you will have to show us the entry stamp and the VISA you have received. After which you will have to follow different steps.  So, to make it easier. We have answered the question on how to get your VISA extension.

You will have to visit our Amer Center which is situated right next to the immigration services of Dubai at DAFZA HQ (Dubai Airport Free Zone Authority)(Al Twar / Tawar and Quisais) or you can contact us directly by clicking on the link given below. All visitors will have to submit their documents to see eligibility for extension. After which a fee would be communicated to you based on the status.  Apply directly for the extention. Which would require documents like your Passport (front & back), VISA Stamp/Document and passport size photo. There are some countries for which a background check will be required. They will have to send the above documents and see if they can apply for the extension. To see where you stand based on your passports. Please follow the instructions below for more information.

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Steps & procedure for Tourist VISA

Step 1:
  • Contact us to see which category you fall under (3 categories) & for what duration you would want the VISA extension (1 or 3 months)
Step 2:
  • If you fall under Visa on arrival.
    • You will have to send the above-mentioned documents along with the stamp of entry into UAE. You will be required to pay for the extension of the VISA for which you will be getting a payment link.
  • If you have applied.
    • You will have to send your Passport Copy Front & back, VISA stamp, the VISA document and passport size photo. You will be required to pay an amount. Since it depends on your nationality. The fee would be communicated to you along with a payment link.
  • If you require a background check.
    • You will have to send the documents (passport & passport photo). After which you will be instructed to follow some steps that will be communicated to you by the Amer center agent.
Step 3:
  • If the extension is approved. Then you will receive the payment link for the document. Once the payment is made. You would receive the necessary document by email.  (This step isn’t required if you are eligible for VISA on arrival.
Step 4:
  • Book your hotel and stay in UAE.
What are the Documents Needed for VISA?

  1. Passport –
    1. Front page: this is the page that includes your name, date of birth, date of issue, country of issue & other necessary details
    2. Back Page: This is usually the last page on the passport which has the parents & wife’s name. It also has the exact address of birth and other necessary information.
  2. Passport Size Photo
    1. This is a normal JPEG photo that should be under 2 MB & have a white background.
  3. VISA Stamp –
    1. When you enter a country, you will receive a stamp that highlights the date of entry. The passport page in which it has been stamped is required.
  4. VISA Document – (not for travelers with free VISA on arrival)
    1. This is a pdf file that you will receive by email when you have entered the country.
How much is the price of the service?

The price range depends on nationality. It can be free or paid.

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