Have you fallen head over heels in love with Dubai as a resident? Do you ever consider retiring to Dubai and wonder if it's a possibility? It could be the ideal solution, and it's not that far away.
In this short guide, we've gathered all the information for you:
The Dubai retirement visa is a long-term renewable visa for retired expats, their families, and their children who wish to live in Dubai.
In Dubai, it is a 5-year retirement visa with the possibility of renewal if the conditions are met after that period. Renewals can be completed online.
To be eligible for a retirement visa, applicants must be 55 years old or older.
To be considered, the applicant's children must be under a certain age: Boys must be under the age of 18 and girls must be under the age of 21. They will apply for student visas once they reach this age.
The following are a few financial conditions for the "Retire in Dubai" scheme; only one of them must be met:
Yes, this choice is available to those who are not currently residing in the United Arab Emirates.
You will find a list of required documents for the application here:
According to your chosen requirement, the following documents are required:
You don't have to be concerned because the application process for the Dubai retirement visa program is very easy. It's all done online; here's what you need to know:
You submit an email with a completed application and all supporting documentation to [email protected]
You will be expected to pay a non-refundable fee of USD 25 through the connection that will be emailed to you; this is just a processing fee and does not guarantee approval; it is the total cost of a Dubai retirement visa application.
After the payment has been received, the records will be reviewed, and if any are incomplete, contact will be initiated.
Once your application has been accepted internally at Dubai Tourism, it will be forwarded to the appropriate body.
An application for income and savings will be handled by the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA).
A property application will be handled by the Dubai Land Department.
No, when applying for the visa, you do not need to have medical insurance. However, if you are approved, you will be subjected to a medical examination and will be required to purchase medical insurance.
Applicants with foreign medical benefits will use it if the insurer provides a letter confirming that the UAE is covered by their policy.
If you're over 55, this Dubai retirement visa program is your opportunity to retire in a country where anything is possible, such as the United Arab Emirates.
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