Can I work in Dubai with a British passport?

Can I work in Dubai with a British passport?

If you intend to work in the UAE you’ll need to be sponsored by an employer – you cannot work on a visit or a tourist visa. Once you’ve accepted a job offer your employer will apply for a residency visa on your behalf and you’ll then be able to get a work permit from the Ministry of Labour.

Do British citizens need a work visa for Dubai?

Dubai Visas for British Expats The most common amongst these is the employment visa, the main requirement for which is to have a job offer from a company registered in Dubai. Once you accept such an offer, the visa processing and associated costs are generally taken care of by the organisation.

Is it easy to get a job in Dubai from UK?

The good news is, if you’re employed by a Dubai company, they’re pretty easy to obtain. Because a work visa is required, it’s easiest to head to Dubai after you’ve been offered a position.

Can a British citizen get a new passport in Dubai?

If you are travelling in more than 3 weeks, check if you can get a new or replacement passport in time to travel. If you’re not a British citizen but think you may be eligible, contact us to apply for an emergency travel document. British Embassy Dubai can only provide a very limited range of notarial and documentary services.

How to contact British Embassy in Abu Dhabi?

If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in the United Arab Emirates, call 020 7008 1500. You can apply for an emergency travel document if you’re abroad and your passport has been lost or stolen, damaged or expired, and you can’t get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.

Can you apply for a British passport from abroad?

you want to renew or apply for a British passport from overseas It is taking longer than usual to process applications because of coronavirus (COVID-19). If you’re overseas and need to travel urgently, you may be able to get an emergency travel document. Is this page useful? Is there anything wrong with this page?

How to legalise a UAE passport in the UK?

First get the document legalised by the Legalisation Office of Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) in the UK. Follow the steps on how to get a document legalised (certified as genuine). Once the Legalisation Office attests your document (s), you will need to get them stamped by the UAE Embassy in London for the next stage of the process.