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New Domestic Worker Residency

  • FAQ

  • Service Description

    It is a service provided by the MOHRE to the employer who desires to submit a request of New Domestic Worker Residency.

  • Target Audience


  • Service Procedures

    1. The New Domestic Worker Residency is typed via the service centers Tasheel\ Tadbeer, Tawseel car or the smart application.
    2. The application is electronically transferred to the Ministry's database for auditing and to ensure that the required conditions and documents are met.
    3. If the requirements are not met or in the case of refusal, the customer shall be notified of the type of incompetence to be completed via the service centers Tasheel\ Tadbeer, Tawseel car or the smart application.
    4. If the customer desires to follow up the application, he can access the information services from the Ministry's via smart application.
  • Required Documents

    1. Copy of employer's passport "includes the page of unified number" for employer citizen/ Sheikh.
    2. Proof of Housing "lease contract" for employer "resident/ investor".
    3. A recent certificate of salary from the employer for the resident/ investor employer.
    4. Bank statement not less than 3 months for the employer "investor".
    5. Copy of the passport of the domestic worker.
    6. A colorful personal photo of the domestic worker.
    7. Original valid ID card for employer "GCC/ resident/ investor", a special ID card for employer "diplomatic"
    8. Original valid ID card for employer "citizen/ sheikh" or a copy in case the original card is not available.
      Note:If a copy of the employer's ID card is provided, the applicant must present his or her original ID card.
    9. Medical examination of the domestic worker.
    10. Health Insurance for Domestic Employee of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and Emirate of Dubai.
    11. Identity registration form for the domestic worker.
    12. Domestic worker work contract signed by both parties.
  • Terms And Conditions

    1. The employer's passport must be valid.
    2. The original ID card must be valid.
    3. The residency of the employer "resident/ investor" must be valid.
    4. The applicant's original ID card must be used.
    5. The validity of the required worker's passport must not be less than 3 months
  • Timing

  • Payment

    Type of employer All Emirates except Dubai Emirate of Dubai
    Employer “citizen” 468 AED 488.75 AED
    Employer “GCC” 468 AED 488.75 AED
    Employer “Resident” 5418 AED 5438.75 AED
    Employer “Investor” 5418 AED 5488.75 AED
    Employer “Diplomatic” 518 AED 488.75 AED

  • Relation of service with other service

    Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship

  • Service Limitation


  • Working Hours

    • Smart Application
    • Service Centers Tasheel/ Tadbeer
    • Tawseel car

    From Saturday to Thursday.

    From 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

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