Charges :

 AED 3510/-

Process :

Submit an online request in Tasheel (New employee request-employmee out of UAE).

Documents required:

Valid passport copy for more than 6 months.

Bank guarantee letter (for an employee) or undertaking form (applicable for 2 managers and available in Tasheel / DAFZA forms).

Education certificate for managerial level, technical & engineering level (attested by the UAE Embassy in the country of origin and UAE Ministry of Foreign Afairs).

1 photograph (hard copy with white background).

3 original employment contracts signed by the authorize signature and the employee (available online in Tasheel/DAFZA forms).

Valid Establishment card copy.

Processing time:

2-7 working days (depends on nationality)

Note: delays in issuance of entry permits can be caused by the Naturalization and Residency Department processes.

Once the new employee enters the UAE please provide the following documents to complete his residency:

 Employment/entry permit copy (with original entry stamp).

Original passport.

5 photographs (hard copy with white background).

Processing time:

Normal request: 10 working days.

Express request after Medical Fitness & Emirates ID: 1-2 working days (for residency stamp only).

 No objection form request if the Employee was already employed with DAFZ and not completed 6 months from the date of cancellation (DAFZ/ Forms)

NOTE:   Bank Guarantee will be depending upon the employee nationality

Charges :

AED 5010/-

Process :

Submit an online request in Tasheel (new employee request on visit visa - private sector).

Documents required:

Visit visa or tourist visa or on arrival copy (should be valid for a minimum of 2 weeks before expiry date)

Original passport (valid for more than 6 months).

6 photographs (hard copy with white background).

3 original employment contracts (available online in Tasheel/DAFZA forms).

Bank guarantee letter (for an employee) or undertaking form (applicable for 2 managers and available in Tasheel / DAFZA forms).

Education certificate for managerial level, technical & engineering level (attested by the UAE Embassy in the country of origin and UAE Ministry of Foreign Afairs).

Valid Establishment card copy.

Processing time:

Normal request: 10 working days (depends on nationality).

No objection form request if the Employee was already employed with DAFZ and not completed 6 months from the date of cancellation (DAFZ/ Forms).

Charges :

AED 5010/-

Process :

Submit  an online request in Tasheel (new employment request visit visa - private sector).

Documents required:

Valid passport and residency copies (valid for more than 6 months).

3 original employment contracts (available in Tasheel/DAFZA forms).

Bank guarantee letter (for an employee) or undertaking form (applicable for 2managers and available in Tasheel / DAFZA forms).

Education certificate for managerial level, technical & engineering level (attested by the UAE Embassy in the country of origin and UAE Ministry of Foreign Afairs).

1 photograph (hard copy with white background)

For an employee working within the private sector and seeking employment with a company based at Dubai Airport Freezone, a no objection certificate will be issued by the Customer Relations Department upon request of the company to cancel the existing residency.

After cancelling the existing residency visa from the sponsor please submit the following documents:

Original cancellation receipt (should be valid for a minimum of 2 weeks before expiry date) • Original passport (valid for more than 6 months)

6 photographs (hard copy with white background)

Valid Establishment card copy.

Processing time:

Normal request: 10 working days (depends on nationality)

No objection form request if the Employee was already employed with DAFZ and not completed 6 months from the date of cancellation (DAFZ/ Forms).

Charges :

 AED 2968/-

Process :

Submit an online request in Tasheel (employment residency renewal)

Documents required:

Original passport (valid for more than 6 months)

6 photographs (hard copy with white background)

Original labour card

Original Emirates ID

Valid Establishment card copy Residency visa should be renewed or cancelled within 29 days after expiry date; otherwise the employee will be fined AED 15 per day in Dubai + 30 AED on the total amount after 29 days renewal notice by the Naturalization and Residency Department.

Processing time:

10 working days (depends on nationality)

Charges :

AED 380/-

Process :

Submit an online request in Tasheel (terminate employee DAFZA sponsored)

Documents required:

Original passport

Original labour card

Original Emirates ID card

3 original end of service entitlement forms (available in Tasheel/DAFZA forms)

Valid Establishment card copy

The form should be signed by the terminated employee at the Customer Relations Department, ground floor, DAFZA HQ

Valid establishment card copy

Processing time:

1-2 working days

Note: Must cancel the dependent first or prepare the required documents to hold them.