United Arab Emirates announced that individuals who overstay their visa may be required to obtain an outpass and pay a fine for each additional day past the visa expiration date. To avoid such consequences, it is important to keep track of the expiry date and validity status of your visa.

The UAE Immigration Authority offers convenient online services that allow visa holders to check their visa status quickly and easily.

The service is available to persons holding a visit or residence visa from any of the following emirates: Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, Ras Al Khaimah and Fujairah.

How to Check UAE Visa Validity, Issuance and Expiry Dates

To check the validity of your visa, visit the website of the Federal Authority for Identity, Citizenship, Customs and Port Security (ICP) and follow the instructions provided. This will help ensure that you are aware of your visa status and avoid negative consequences for overstaying in the UAE.

Here is a step-by-step guide on how to check the validity of your UAE Visa:

  1. Visit website: https://smartservices.icp.gov.ae/echannels/web/client/default.html#/fileValidity
  2. Select whether you want to search for the validity of your visa via file number or passport information.
  3. Select whether you have a residence visa or a visit visa. If you have a residence visa, select the 'Residency' option. If you have a Visit Visa, select the 'Visa' option.
  4. Enter one of the following details: Emirates Unified Number (UID number), File Number (found on your visa sticker or e-Visa), Emirates ID Number (if you choose the Residency option), or Passport Number (if you have Chose 'Passport Information' option in step 2).
  5. Enter your date of birth.
  6. Check the captcha verification box.
  7. Click on 'Search'
Even if you have any questions or concerns regarding visa issuance, type and validity, you may call the ICP customer service number 600522222 or visit https://icp.gov.ae/en/contact-us.


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