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Renew Domestic Worker Residency

  • FAQ

  • Service Description

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

  • Target Audience


  • Service Procedures

    1. The Renew 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.
    13. If the domestic worker is above 60 years, an exception form shall be attached to indicate the cause of the need.
  • 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.
    6. The following must be provided upon renewal of the residence permit for the following professions:
    Sr. Professions Conditions of professions’ requirements
    1 Falconry Membership of the falcon club or a list of falcons owned.
    2 Farmer Ownership of farm, agricultural card or protected agriculture houses, indicating the area, in the name of the applicant.
    3 Gardener The house map, indicating the space area shall be attached.
    4 Guard House ownership or Estate ownership and a certificate of completion of the guard profession No. 2, and if the employer has more than two guards, a list of properties in the name of the applicant shall be attached.
    5 Shepherd\ Groom\ Horseman A document of farm ownership, indicates the number of areas, animal statistics card, a report from the Ministry of Interior's Entry Permit Department or a letter to whom it may concern issued from the Camel Racing Association and the horse passport certification for the groom in the name of the applicant.
    6 Private Driver a list of vehicles in the name of the applicant - Valid driver's license for domestic worker shall be attached.
    7 Private Nurse A report from the Ministry of Health on the condition of the patient or People of determination Card shall be attached.
    8 Private Representative Property statement, not facilities list shall be attached.
    9 Private Tutor A letter of children's study continuity shall be attached.
    10 Seaman A picnic boat license shall be attached.
  • Timing

  • Payment

    Type of employer All Emirates except Dubai Emirate of Dubai
    Employer “citizen” 618 AED 638.75 AED
    Employer “GCC” 618 AED 638.75 AED
    Employer “Resident” 5468 AED 5588.75 AED
    Employer “Investor” 5418 AED 5638.75 AED
    Employer “Diplomatic” 568 AED 638.75 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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