Overstay/Grace Period Fine and Details
Visit/Tourist Visa Applicants:
If you are looking for a job in U.A.E and you got your Visit visa for 30 days, entered Dubai or any other Emirates of Uae visiting here and there to find a job and at last you are lucky, you receive a call for confirmation of visa process.
So, it’s time to go out from Country to start your Visa Process. If in any situation or in any case you are unable to go out from U.A.E you will be charged Over Stay fine and these days will be called Grace period for you.
What is the Penalty per day and how this system work?
After Finishing Visit/Tourist Visa Era, Government of Dubai Provide you 30 days for over stay. Within 30 days (Grace Period) you have to travel out from UAE or any emirates of UAE to Oman, Kuwait or your home country for exit stamp on your passport. Penalty on visit visa is more than residence visa applicants. You have to Pay 325 AED for the first day and then 100 AED will be charged from you for each consecutive day and this fine should be paid at Airport or at immigration desk before leaving the country. Point to be noted that if you reserved a return flight you have to extend and reschedule it till upcoming date.
Suppose you are working in Dubai or any emirates of U.A.E and your visa Contract already finish or you are Looking for another job and luckily you got a new job, now it’s time to cancel your current visa and go out from country to receive your new visa but in any case you are not capable to go out from UAE and your cancellation already submitted in MOL what are the rules you need to follow?
According to Immigration rules you are allowed only 30 days stay after cancelling your visa to complete your remaining work for new visa, however after the expiry of Grace Period, they will subject fine only, it will not become any criminal, ban or blacklist case. Fine for the first day will be 125 AED and then 25 AED will be charged for each consecutive day.
Point to be noted that this fine should be pay after completing grace period of 30 days at immigration at the time of renewal.
What if overstayed more than 30 Days?
As per Government of United Arab Emirates and Immigration Law a person who didn’t leave the country after his/her Grace period his name will be shortlisted in Blacklist, he/she will be face immigration ban and should pay 100 AED per Day if stays more than 1 year.
What is the Grace Period and fine for Children?
The fine and Overstay period is same for Children, Wife or anyone else who overstayed in any Emirates of UAE.
Updated: 14-June-2016 at 02:19 PM