Emirates ID Acquiring an Emirates ID card is mandatory for all individuals residing in the UAE , i.e. UAE nationals, GCC nationals, expats and residents. Issued by the Emirates Identification Authority (EIDA), it features an electronic chip which contains vital information about the holder, such as core details, photo and biometric data (finger prints). The

Emirates ID

Acquiring an Emirates ID card is mandatory for all individuals residing in the UAE , i.e. UAE nationals, GCC nationals, expats and residents. Issued by the Emirates Identification Authority (EIDA), it features an electronic chip which contains vital information about the holder, such as core details, photo and biometric data (finger prints).

The procedure for getting a new card

Application You first complete an application form. This can be done online or at an approved typing office.

Visit Emirates Identity Authority (EIDA) After your form has been submitted, you will receive an SMS directly to your phone. This will state a date and time, as well as the location of the EIDA branch you must visit.

At the EIDA office you will have your photo taken as well as be asked for your finger prints. You will be given a receipt that you must retain in order to collect your card when it is ready.

You will need to take with you the following:

  • Passport
  • Visa or work permit
  • Emirates Id Application

 

Fees The Emirates ID costs Dh100 per year of validity.

Tracking You will be given an account number when you register. You can track the progress of your Emirates ID card by typing the account number into EIDA’s website (ID Card Status).

Delivery & collection Once your work visa has been issued, your ID card will be sent to a local post office. You will be notified by SMS directly to your phone, although you can still check the status online.If you don’t collect your card within 90 days it will be returned to EIDA and discarded.

Renewal You will need to renew your Emirates ID when it expires. You follow the same procedure as above, although you may not be expected to give your biometric data a second time.

Our Services include:

  • Medical Fitness
  • Visa Medical
  • Visa Typing Center
  • Emirates ID Typing Center

The highly organized office receive over 1500 visitors daily and have all the procedures in place to successfully accommodate their visitors.
Emirates Id working hours : 7 am to 10 pm.

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