Domestic Helper / Maid Visa processing
The UAE government understands the family's needs to hire nannies, a driver or a housemaid. This topic is approved by MOHRE through Tadbeer system.
Below are the prerequisites for applying for a maid or nanny visa in Dubai.
- An individual, man or woman, can apply for a maid’s sponsorship in Dubai, provided that their salary is not less than AED 5000.
- Ejari certificate for a two-bedroom apartment.
- Maids can only be sponsored from the countries listed by MOHRE
- The sponsor must have a valid residence visa in the United Arab Emirates.
The process starts with applying for a maid visa (entry permit). The next step would be completing the Fitness test and Emirates ID application to apply for the final step visa stamp.
Documents required for sponsoring a housemaid in Dubai
When applying for a residency permit for a maid or a domestic helper, the sponsor will need to submit the following documents to the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs – Dubai (GDRFA).
- The visa application form typed through an authorised typing office
- An affidavit from the embassy or consulate of non-relationship, if the maid is from the same country
- Passport and visa copies of the sponsor and the maid
- Passport photos of the sponsor and the maid
- Three months bank statement of the sponsor
- Copy of the sponsor’s labour contract
- Copy of the sponsor’s health insurance card
- Copy of the sponsor’s tenancy contract of a minimum two-bedroom unit
- Salary Certificate of the sponsor
- Maid’s Medical Fitness Certificate from their country
Note: The above requirements can vary for sponsors who are UAE citizens or working in the government and private sector in the UAE.
Apply For Domestic Helper / Maid Visa With Al Taresh
Our team of professionals at Al Taresh BMS is here to help walk you through the process of applying for a Domestic Visa. Whether you are wanting to apply for a nanny, driver, or housemaid visa, we are here to help. Call or email us today for more information regarding how we can help you with this process.