Residence Visa Amendment


This service is initiated when certain aspects of the residence visa are to be changed such as the designation of the visa holder.


  • 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 amended residence visa via email.


  • AED 850
  • Call 800 FZ1 (800 391) or email to speak to our customer service team.


3 Business Days

Documents Required

  • Original Passport
  • Attested degree (if required for designation amendment)
  • Signed and stamped employment contract (for designation amendment)
  • Name change proof such as marriage certificate or letter from the Consulate (for name amendment)

Documents Specification

Passport Copy
  • Colored and clear full-page passport copy
  • Passport should be valid during the visa amendment approval.
  • Additional remarks for below nationalities:
    • India – First and last page copy
    • Pakistan – First and second page copy
    • Sri Lanka – First and fourth page copy
    • US – Special comment page copy
    • Nepal – First and last page copy
    • UAE – Family Book & Emirates ID Card copy
Degree Certificate
  • Attested by the UAE Embassy in the Country of Origin and by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the UAE
  • Legally translated to Arabic
  • White background
  • No jewelry
  • No teeth showing
  • No spectacles
  • No light colored shirts