Naturalization & Residency Administration
Dubai, was established in 1971. It consists of 12
Sections, Six of which are main sections located
within the premises of the administrations, namely:
Naturalization and Passports Section , 2- Entry
Permits Section, 3- Residency Section , 4- Investigation
and Control Section, 5- Administration and Finance
Section, 6- Information Technology Section.
one of these sections carries out specific duties.
Naturalization and Passports Section handles
the nationals transactions, such as issuing
of Family Books, Passports
Entry Permits Section issues visas of residency,
visit, employment, housemaids, etc.
Residency Section undertakes the responsibility
of issuing the residence permit.
Investigation and Control Section plays a major
role in the follow-up of public transactions
such as: Change status, Absconding FIR, Overstay,
Closing records and others.
Administration and Finance Section manages the
human and financial resources, issuing of Establishment
cards for private companies and other organizations
and their representatives, as well as collecting
the revenues , fees and the accounting and it.
Information Technology Section is responsible
to develop the computer applications that are
necessary to facilitate and expedite the work.
It is, also, concerned with the updating of
the programs to cope with the latest developments
in the field of Information Technology, and
to supply the other sections with computers,
software and other equipment.
other six sections are spread over Dubai and neighboring
area. They are as follows:
Airport passports Section, Rashid Port Passports
Section, Shindegah Port Passports Section, Hamriah
port Passports Section, Jebal Ali Port Passports
Section, Hatta Passports Section.