Change of Status


This service is initiated if the residence visa applicant is already in the UAE during the entry visa issuance and doesn’t prefer to exit and re-enter the country with the new entry visa.


  • Log in to our customer portal Located on our website or call us on 800 FZ1 (800 391) to help you log into your account.
  • Submit the required documents and complete the payment.
  • Receive a timeline.
  • Receive a copy of an electronic change of status via email.


  • AED 1,500
  • Call 800 FZ1 (800 391) or email to speak to our customer service team.


1 Business Day

Documents Required

  • Entry permit issued
  • Passport Copy

Documents Specification

Passport Copy
  • Colored and clear full-page passport copy