The UAE announced a Multiple Entry Tourist Visa for “Hayya” cardholders attending the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.
The UAE announced that Hayya card holders are eligible for a Multiple Entry Tourist Visa
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The government announced a few extra benefits that come with this visa for Hayya card holders
- Visa holders can enter the UAE and stay up to 90 days. Which starts from the date of issuance.
- They imposted a one-time reduction to the cost of the visa. Furthermore, the reduced visa fee is AED100.
- Multiple-Entry visa holders can enter the UAE multiple times as long as the visa is valid.
- Hayya card holders can extend their visa for an additional 90 days.
Finally, Visa applications begin on November 1!
*Important to note that citizens of visa-exempt countries are excluded from the aforementioned. Additionally, they can enter and stay in the UAE according to current regulations and procedures for their country.
The UAE Government also released a step by step process on how to apply for the visa
- Access the ICP web portal here.
- Select the “Smart Channels” link
- Choose “Public Services” from the main menu
- Then select “Hayya Card Holders” Visa from the Public Services section
- Finally, fill out the application form